Oklahoma football notebook: Trevor Knight loves Sooners' new uniforms

Trevor Knight said one of his favorite things about them is that Oklahoma’s prolific football history was considered when the new uniforms were designed.
by Ryan Aber and Jason Kersey Modified: July 27, 2014 at 4:51 pm •  Published: July 27, 2014

Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight was one of the players who modeled the Sooners’ new alternate uniforms earlier this month.

He said one of his favorite things about them is that Oklahoma’s prolific football history was considered when the new uniforms were designed.

Many fans reacted negatively to the new looks because they like that — before this — OU remained one of the few big-time programs to avoid the alternate uniform craze.

“These uniforms spice it up for recruiting and all that stuff, but they bring out the history,” Knight said.

OU coach Bob Stoops has said the Sooners will stick to their traditional look the vast majority of the time, and only use the alternate uniforms occasionally.

FEO HAS A CHANCE TO CONTRIBUTE

Oklahoma added junior-college offensive guard Tony Feo late in its 2013 signing class, and the 6-foot-3, 300-pounder appeared in 12 games last season, mostly on special teams.

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by Ryan Aber
Reporter
Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The...
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by Jason Kersey
OU Sports Reporter
Jason Kersey became The Oklahoman's OU football beat writer in May 2012 after a year covering high school sports and OSU recruiting. Before joining the newspaper in November 2006 as a part-time results clerk, he covered high school football for...
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