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Following 84-0 Victory, Oklahoma State Coach Mike Gundy Insists He Tried to Keep the Score Down

Friday, September 7th, 2012

To an extent, I've always understood the debate when it comes to an appearance of running up the score as opposed to it being more of an embarrassment to the opponent to simply quit playing altogether. That said, the discussion when it comes to an 84-0 victory is downright awkward. That's ...

Brandon Weeden Prepares to be Drafted — Again

Monday, January 30th, 2012

It's been nearly 10 years since Brandon Weeden was first drafted by a Major League Baseball team. Then, he was an 18-year-old kid awestruck to have been selected in the second round and offered such a nice contract by the New York Yankees. Part of the decision-making process was that ...

Oklahoma State’s Justin Blackmon Looks Forward to the NFL Draft

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

When you look at some of the top playmakers heading into the NFL Draft, it's impossible for Justin Blackmon to not jump out at you. He's a two-time Fred Biletnikoff Award winner who set records at the college level and dazzled in his final game, the Fiesta Bowl, against Stanford. ...

Oklahoma State Coach Mike Gundy Would Have Pressed the Tempo in Title Game

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

Mike Gundy isn't sitting here saying that his team would have beaten whoever it played in the national championship game. He is ultimately saying, however, that his Oklahoma State Cowboys likely would have made for a more entertaining game against LSU. The Cowboys ranked second in the FBS in scoring and ...

Brandon Weeden on the Fiesta Bowl Win: “This is kind of the icing on the cake”

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

In one of the more exciting games of the bowl season, Stanford and Oklahoma State went toe to toe in the Fiesta Bowl last night and four quarters wasn’t enough to decide it. In the end, Oklahoma State dodged a bullet at the end of regulation when the Cardinal missed ...

Mike Gundy Advocates a Four-Team Playoff, Says Oklahoma State Could Have Beaten LSU

Monday, December 5th, 2011

One way that Oklahoma State could have faced LSU in the national championship game was if the Cowboys would have beaten Iowa State. Instead, they lost in double-overtime and had to play the waiting game. The world found out that instead of LSU-Oklahoma State, we'll see an LSU-Alabama rematch in ...

Looking Back, Mike Gundy Can’t Believe He Was Hired as Head Coach at Oklahoma State

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

Watching Mike Gundy's famous rant of nearly a half decade ago will never get old. All you have to do is punch the Oklahoma State coach's name into YouTube and his fiery speech lashing out against a reporter is in front of you once again. will remind you of the ...

Oklahoma State Coach Mike Gundy on Rule-Breaking Programs: “The penalties have to be so severe that they’re not willing to take that chance.”

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

The argument that the NCAA needs to throw the book at rule-breaking coaches has been thrown around frequently lately, but is far from new. It's an idea usually espoused by the media though. Coming from someone in the coaching fraternity? That's a bit different. Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy has one ...

Mike Gundy: ‘There Is More Excitement Than There Ever Has Been’

Friday, September 4th, 2009

SRI continues to work in new writers. This post is courtesy of Tim Gunter from 790 the Zone in Atlanta. Mike Gundy is most known for his post-game meltdown a few years ago where he stood up for one of his players that was called out by a member of the ...

Could This Be 2003 All Over Again?

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

In 2003, the Syracuse Orange were a 3 seed and ended up winning the national championship led by Freshmen Carmelo Anthony and Gerry McNamara.  Not only did it make every Syracuse graduate (myself included) and fan ecstatic, but it also gave Jim Boeheim a grace period where he was free ...