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OKG Newsletter

Topic: football

Brawl in Bricktown

Who let the Dawgz out? Doesn’t matter, because the Bricktown Brawlers promise a better indoor football experience.


Dean Anderson

Bricktown Brawlers vs. West Texas Roughnecks
3:05 p.m. Sunday
Cox Convention Center 1 Myriad Gardens, 602-8557

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Did Dez’s drawers droop?

Pants on the ground.


Gazette staff
In football, there are tight ends, defensive ends and then semi-exposed ends.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

‘Lights’ finds epic grandeur in small-town football

TV, Friday Night Lights, Guys Choice,Tony Awards, The Real Story, Memphis Beat, TV

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Bitter pills

As police investigate Austin Box’s accidental death from drug toxicity, a nonprofit calls the tragedy ‘a teachable moment.’


Rob Collins
The El Reno Police Department’s investigation into Austin Box’s accidental death continues after last week’s release of the Oklahoma Medical Examiner’s toxicology report.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

No more 'war'

Letters to the Editor

Paul Wellman
I have read and re-read the stories about the death of Austin Box (Rob Collins, “Death of a Sooner,” June 29, and “Bitter pills,” July 20, Oklahoma Gazette).
Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Cause for alarm

OU and a family friend deny broadcaster’s claim that Austin Box’s death was ‘suicide.’


Rob Collins
Former University of Oklahoma star and national broadcaster Spencer Tillman characterized Austin Box’s tragic death as a “suicide” this week on a Houston sports talk radio station, despite the Oklahoma Medical Examiner’s ruling that the death was accidental.
Wednesday, August 24, 2011

CFN Quote of the Week

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Not everybody’s ready for some football.


Jenny Coon Peterson
I don’t like football. I don’t care who won last year’s Heisman Trophy. I don’t care what hilariously named bowl game your team is attending. (Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, really?) And I feel really alone in that sentiment.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

‘Swearing idiot goofy son of a gun’


Gazette staff

Todd Monken likes having fun, and he’s a regular people person. At least that’s what No. 3 Oklahoma State’s feisty offensive coordinator says about himself on the “Depth Chart: Oklahoma State” that aired this month on ESPN. Dude also likes to cuss, judging from the cacophony of beeps peppering his sound bites.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

‘Shock and applause’

Letters to the Editor

It was with great shock and applause that I read Jenny Coon Peterson’s “Not everybody’s ready for some football” (Oct. 12, Gazette).
Wednesday, November 16, 2011