It was a big night for the National Football League Draft, as former Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield was sleceted first overall by the Cleveland Browns, becoming the first former walk-on to be selected first in the modern draft era. Mayfield was also the only Big 12 player to go in the first 32 picks. The
The first-ever early signing period began Wednesday morning in college football. Oklahoma saw over a dozen 4-star commits sign and send their national letters of intent Wednesday morning. Oklahoma State received 20 letters, 18 of which have come from 3-star recruits. Both schools will see their 2018 class include local talent from Oklahoma, from schools
The first College Football Playoff rankings were released Tuesday night, and Oklahoma is just on the outside of the top four. The Sooners are No. 5 in the first playoff poll, followed by Ohio State, who OU beat in Week 2, at No. 6. Georgia, Alabama, Notre Dame and Clemson are the top four teams.