Oklahoma and head football coach Lincoln Riley have agreed to a new five-year, $25 million contract.
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Kyler Murray agreed to terms with the A's on Friday that will let him play quarterback at Oklahoma for one more season.
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Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray, selected by the A's in this week's MLB draft, has reached a deal with Oakland that will reportedly guarantee him nearly $5 million.
Kyler Murray, a student-athlete at the University of Oklahoma, is facing a very good dilemma right now.
Kyler Murray has the athleticism to be an All-Star center fielder or the Oklahoma quarterback. Which path will he take?
OU's best candidate to replace a Heisman winner might currently be batting cleanup for the Sooners' baseball team. He spent the weekend playing for both squads.
Kyler Murray, who backed up Heisman winner Baker Mayfield last season and remained with the Sooners, will have a difficult decision to make.
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Kyler Murray is the No. 9 pick in the MLB Draft to the Athletics; he is the Sooners' projected starting quarterback this season.
Parrish Cobb, who played cornerback at Oklahoma in 2016, was sentenced to 18 years in prison Monday after pleading guilty to aggravated robbery in the holdup of a Baylor student at gunpoint, the Waco (Texas) Tribune-Herald reported.
Wete should be a versatile defender for the Sooners, who added to their second-ranked recruiting class.
Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley said that he expects quarterback Kyler Murray to be playing for the Sooners this season, regardless of what happens in next week's Major League Baseball draft.
So your team drafted a quarterback. Which games should you watch to figure out his strengths and weaknesses? Matt Bowen lays it out.
Adam Schefter talks to Lincoln Riley about coaching Baker Mayfield, his impact in Cleveland and if he would coach in the NFL
Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley talks to Adam Schefter about his time coaching Baker Mayfield, what Mayfield will bring to Cleveland, if he has any interest in coaching at the NFL level and more.
The Browns became convinced Baker Mayfield had the football IQ, arm talent and moxie to give them what they've long sought at QB: a winner.
With players like Clemson's Trevor Lawrence putting on shows in spring football, this year's early enrollees might have started some QB controversies.
Orlando Brown Jr. is following his late father into the NFL -- with the same franchise, no less -- after being taken by the Baltimore Ravens as the 83rd pick in the draft.
In Baker Mayfield's first appearance with the Browns, the former Oklahoma QB said the transition from the Sooners' Air Raid offense won't be too difficult.
Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer
Expect the Browns to make some scheme adjustments when QB Baker Mayfield is ready for game action. However, Mayfield has the traits to produce in the modern NFL passing game. Accuracy, quick release, deep ball touch.
Baker Mayfield is headed to the Browns, who used the No. 1 overall draft pick on the ex-Oklahoma QB. Cleveland also picked CB Denzel Ward at No. 4.
Seth Walder ESPN Analytics
Despite the Big 12's reputation, Baker Mayfield faced stiffer competition than either Sam Darnold or Josh Rosen last year. The adjusted defensive QBR of Mayfield's opponents, weighted by his number of action plays against them, was 44.8 last season. By the same method, Darnold's and Rosen's opponents' defensive QBR were 47.4 and 50.9, respectively. The lower the defensive QBR, the better the defense is at stopping opposing quarterbacks.
NFL coaches and GMs believe quarterback Baker Mayfield will be selected by the Browns with the No. 1 pick in the draft, sources told ESPN.