The Oklahoma Sports Desk

Who knows Bo? Joe Carter's brother does

Fred Carter lines up winning celebrity call-in interview with Bo Jackson

     The story ends with Bo Jackson winning the inaugural “Celebrity Call-In” competition on 107.7 The Franchise, but the story behind the story was even more captivating. Read more...

The Franchise Top 25: #22 Tennessee Volunteers

Tennessee Slowly Coming Around

The University of Tennessee is long removed from the glory days of the Phillip Fulmer era. The Vols won the first BCS National Championship Game in 1998. To give you an idea of how far they have fallen, Tennessee went 7-6 in 2014 and the concensus was that the team was much improved and heading in the right direction. Read more...

The Franchise Top 25: #23 Texas A&M Aggies

2012 Is Long Gone For A&M

Texas A&M burst on to the scene in the SEC, going 11-2 overall and 6-2 in SEC contests in 2012. The highlight of the season was a win over Alabama in Tuscaloosa. It's been all downhill since Johnny Manziel won the Heisman Trophy following that season. Read more...

SORRY FOLKS, CAMP'S CLOSED!!

Back in the "good ol' days," when a certain King ruled Norman and the media could actually observe practice, a funny thing happened... fans actually got information. Read more...

Oklahoma City needs no Major League references​

There are other factors which could or would keep Oklahoma City from becoming a host for another franchise. Much of the criteria is not even based on ticket sales or filled stadiums. Read more...



Is TCU's defense good enough?

TCU returns 5 starters on defense, is that enough to win a National Championship?

Going into week 1, the big story for TCU may not be Trevon Boykin the Heisman Trophy candidate. It will be those 5 returning starters on the defensive side of the ball. Gary Patterson has made a career out of putting great defensive units on the field but this coming season may be his toughest test yet. Getting young players ready to compete for the National Championship can be the real test of a coach. Read more...

Are the Royals the team to beat

As we reach the final day before the trade deadline, The Kansas City Royals look to be the team to beat in the American League Read more...