Topic - Barry Switzer

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM
Related Stories
  • Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up before running the 40-yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

    Johnny Manziel is an 'arrogant little [expletive],' ex-Oklahoma coach says

    Johnny Manziel, a.k.a. "Johnny Football" for his star-showing with Texas A&M and his similarly star status as he winds toward the NFL draft, has nonetheless one detractor: Former Oklahoma head coach Barry Switzer said he's an "arrogant little [expletive]" who embarrasses his team.

  • Former Oklahoma QB Steve Davis dead at 60

    As a child, Steve Davis dreamed of playing for Oklahoma and even tucked away a picture of the Sooners' quarterback he idolized in his dresser drawer.

  • Hall of Fame defensive end Lee Roy Selmon dies

    Lee Roy Selmon, the Hall of Fame defensive end who teamed with his brothers at Oklahoma to create a dominant defensive front that helped lead the Sooners to consecutive national championships, died Sunday _ two days after being hospitalized for a stroke. He was 56.

  • FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2010 file photo, Oklahoma wide receiver Ryan Broyles carries the ball against Colorado during an NCAA college football game in Norman, Okla. He's not even the best receiver in the conference but it'd be hard to find another one better than Broyles. He leads the nation in catches with 115 for 1,391 yards. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki,File)

    Nebraska-Oklahoma a blast from the past

    Something will be lost after Nebraska and Oklahoma square off on the football field Saturday night _ something intangible yet dear to the traditionalists who get sentimental about a bygone era when the two teams were titans of the old Big Eight Conference.

  • Can Jerry Jones watch Cowboys wobble much longer?

    Jerry Jones has way too much riding on this season to sit back and watch his Dallas Cowboys wobble much longer.

  • POSTCARD FROM TULSA

    The Rover spent 15 blissful minutes yesterday chatting college pigskin with legends Dan Jenkins and Barry Switzer. Given that the golf tournament was over on Friday afternoon, that conversation was easily the highlight of the Rover's day at Southern Hills. Switzer is about to begin hosting a morning drive-time show on XM Radio, and goodness knows he talks enough to carry one. Though he's extremely engaging, Switzer hardly pauses to breathe during conversation. He doesn't look a day older than when he left the Cowboys, and he still swears by pounding the rock.

More Stories →

Quotations
Happening Now