Source: Sooners starting CB Cortez Johnson suspended one game for violating team rules.
By ANDREW GILMAN FS Southwest
NORMAN, Okla. -- Cortez Johnson, who is expected to be a starting cornerback for
Oklahoma, will miss theSooners' season opener against Louisiana-Monroe on Aug. 31 after violating team rules, according to a source close to the team.
Johnson, who sat out last season after transferring from Arizona, last played in 2011 for then Arizona coach Mike Stoops. Stoops is now the defensive coordinator for
Johnson started two games as a freshman at Arizona. He is expected to start opposite senior Aaron Colvin. He spent last season at OU working with the scout team.
Defensive tackle Chuka Ndulue is also expected to be suspended for the game against Monroe. Ndulue was arrested in July on a DUI complaint.