The Oklahoman hires award-winning reporter Travis Haney to cover OU football

FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: August 8, 2011

"Travis comes to The Oklahoman with a track record of the kind of writing, reporting and relationship-building it takes to tell compelling stories," said sports editor Mike Sherman. "We're excited about what he'll do for our readers."

Joining Haney on the OU beat will be Mike Baldwin, a writer for The Oklahoman for more than 30 years. Baldwin has covered many events and teams for The Oklahoman, including Oklahoma State, the Dallas Cowboys and Oklahoma City Thunder. has disabled the comments for this article.