By Matt Ravis
Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley was a special breed coming out of Muleshoe, Texas.
Happy Friday afternoon, Sooner nation!
I’m going to begin with a bit of personal news: August will be my last month with Crimson & Cream Machine. I’ve enjoyed my time here a lot, and I regret having to give it up, but I know whomever takes my place will hit the ground running like AD going off-tackle.
The reason for my departure is that my schedule with 107.7 The Franchise is going to be jam-packed this fall, especially once basketball season starts. We’ve got a lot planned, and I’m hoping that you guys will listen! Keep in touch with me on Twitter.
Without further ado, here’s today’s edition of Hot Links:
- ICYMI: check out DeDe Westbrook’s first NFL (preseason) touchdown.
- Zach Ochs of the Sun Herald writes about former Oklahoma Sooners wide receiver Zach Farrar, who’s keeping his dream alive at a Mississippi JUCO.
- Take a deep dive into Lincoln Riley’s small town roots, where apparently it was thought he’d go work for NASA some day.
- C&C Machine contributor Tanner Brodess put together a highlight reel of the Sooners hoops team’s most recent game …read more