After Game 1, how will the rest of the Sooners' season go?
about WVU coming in: No one gave WVU much of a shot here, similar to the Sooners when they played Alabama in last season's Sugar Bowl . WVU wasn't supposed to be good at all and the 26-point underdog wasn't supposed to put up much of a fight against Bama
No. 4 Oklahoma ready to make new memories
Oklahoma finally gets a chance to live up to the hype. The Sooners have gotten tons of attention since beating Alabama in the Sugar Bowl . The opener Saturday at home against Louisiana Tech offers the fourth-ranked Sooners a chance to move to the next chapter
Pregame film study shifts to phones, tablets
Oklahoma cornerback Zack Sanchez had just found out the Sooners would be facing Alabama in the Sugar Bowl . Shortly thereafter, his game prep began. On his cell phone. Hours of digital video of his opponent was instantly available
BCS bowl predictions: Auburn, Michigan St. will win in Pasadena
and Virginia Tech in the 2000 Sugar Bowl , or it’ll be the eighth straight ..... Michigan State 24, Stanford 20 Allstate Sugar Bowl : No. 11 Oklahoma vs. No. 3 ..... 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN The Sugar Bowl is normally the Holy Grail for
Bowl simulations: The computers pick winners for every game
Central Florida missed a field goal as time expired. Avg. Score, 1,001 Simulations: UCF 23 - Baylor 25 Allstate Sugar Bowl - Jan. 2, 2014 New Orleans, LA 27.5 72.5 11 Oklahoma (10-2) 24 3 Alabama (11-1) 31 QB AJ McCarron
Despite Kick Six & Sugar Bowl loss, is Bama still SEC's team to beat?
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Bob Stoops calls Nick Saban's Sugar Bowl comment an 'excuse'
Alabama ended its 2013 season by losing its final two games -- the Iron Bowl and then the Sugar Bowl against Oklahoma. On Tuesday, Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban admitted that he had trouble getting his team prepared for the Sooners
Big 12 Conference opens with neutral 1-2 matchups
have a first-time matchup against the 2009, 2011 and 2012 national champion Crimson Tide, whose 2013 season ended with a Sugar Bowl loss to Big 12 team Oklahoma. BEST MATCHUP: New Texas coach Charlie Strong vs. North Texas coach Dan McCarney. Strong's
Playoff projections and other predictions for 2014
Baylor vs. Boise State Orange Bowl - Virginia Tech vs. Auburn Peach Bowl - South Carolina vs. Michigan State SEMIFINALS at Sugar Bowl - No. 1 Florida State vs. No. 4 Ohio State at Rose Bowl - No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 3 Oregon CHAMPIONSHIP GAME Alabama vs
Forward Pass: Playoff concerns, Fournette, Week 1 games and more
UCLA would be playing a semifinal game at its home stadium. FSU, as the No. 1 seed, gets first dibs on the much-closer Sugar Bowl . * Clemson replaces Florida State as the Orange Bowl’s ACC contract team. Alabama would be the Tigers’ opponent