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Are you an Oklahoma fan? Do you have a Twitter account? Here’s a list of people to follow in 2017.

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As you’re probably aware, this site uses Twitter quite a bit. Of course, we’re far from the only ones. Millions and millions of other people use the social media site, sharing information in 140 characters or less. The people who are involved with Oklahoma Sooners football — from the coaches to the people who cover the team — are no exception.

So if you’re already on Twitter, or if you were ever considering just lurking and following for news, here’s every account you’ll need to be keeping an eye on this season. If you don’t have a Twitter account, just make one and follow these accounts!

C&C Machine

Main feed: @CCMachine - I usually run this one, but another staff member often runs it on game days. We try to have quite a bit of fun with this account.

Jack Shields: @jlarryshields - I have plenty of opinions about OU football, sports in general, music and all sorts of stuff. Some are good and some are trash.

Kartik Rajendran: @KRajah27 - Kartik’s one of the most enthusiastic people I know, so he’s a good follow.

Austin Brown: @AustinOBrown - Austin is a Baylor grad, but don’t hold that against him.

Graham Dudley: @GrahamLDudley - Graham isn’t a full-time guy anymore, but he still does some writing and Facebook Live stuff for us. He’s also pretty active on the Twitter.

Steve Smith: @SMUSooner - Steve is an attorney, so he likes to argue with people (usually fans of other schools) on Twitter.

Matt Ravis: @mattravis - Matt’s one of the best tweeters around. Like Graham, he can’t blog as often anymore because of his big-boy job, but he’ll also still be around in some capacity this season. If you live in Oklahoma, you can hear him over the air on The Franchise.

Alex Boxwell: @Alex_Boxwell - Alex is one of our student bloggers, and he’s really good with the X’s and O’s of football.

Tyler Hetu: @TheTylerHetu - Tyler’s our other student blogger. If you can tolerate all the Red Sox tweets, he’s a good follow.

Seth Oliveras: @SethOliveras - Seth is another new guy, and you may have seen his Countdown to Kickoff posts.

Tanner Brodess: @Tannerbrodess - Tanner primarily covers basketball for us, but he has plenty of football hot takes, as well.

Note: There may be some more new faces in the near future, so we’ll update this list accordingly.


Lincoln Riley: @LincolnRiley

Ruffin McNeill: @RuffinMcNeill

Mike Stoops: @OU_CoachMike

Bill Bedenbaugh: @OU_CoachB

Cale Gundy: @OU_CoachGundy

Dennis Simmons: @CoachSimmonsOU

Tim Kish: @OU__CoachKish

Calvin Thibodeaux: @CoachThibbs

Jay Boulware: @CoachJ_Boulware

Go ahead and give @OU_CoachStoops and follow while you’re at it


Baker Mayfield - @Baker_Mayfield6 - Baker always keeps it real

Creed Humphrey - @creed_humphrey - He’s only been in Norman for a few months, but his Twitter game is a strong as anyone’s

Ogbonnia Okoronkwo - @OgboOkoronkwo

Caleb Kelly - @calebkkelly

Steven Parker - @Lil_Stevie21

Orlando Brown - @ZEUS__78

Dimitri Flowers - @treeflowers36

OU Folks

Toby Rowland: @TRowOU - The Voice of the Sooners

Mike Houck: @mhouckOU - Media relations contact for OU football

Karl Anderson: @KarlGAnderson - Secondary contact for OU football

Chris Plank: @PlankShow - Sideline reporter for OU football

Joe Castiglione: @soonerad - The best athletic director in the country

Print Media

Brooke Pryor: @bepryor - The Oklahoman

Ryan Aber: @ryaber - The Oklahoman

Eric Bailey: @EricBaileyTW - Tulsa World

Guerin Emig: @GuerinEmig - Tulsa World

Cody Stavenhagen: @CodyStavenhagen - Tulsa World

George Stoia: @GeorgeStoia - OU Daily

Jesse Pound: @jesserpound - OU Daily

Kelli Stacy: @Astacykelli - OU Daily

Cliff Brunt: @CliffBruntAP - Associated Press


Sam Mayes: @Allmericanmayes - The Franchise

Colby Daniels: @Colby_Daniels - The Franchise

Anthony Fogle: @AnthonyFogle1 - The Franchise

Erik Gee: @EricOnFranchise - The Franchise

Geoff Roughface: @groughface - The Franchise

John Hoover: @johnehoover - The Franchise

Lauren Rew: @Lauren_Rew - The Franchise

Mike Steely: @SteelyOnSports - The Franchise

Carey Murdock: @CareyWWLS - The Sports Animal (and

Dusty Dvoracek: @Dusty94_WWLS - The Sports Animal (and ESPN)

Curtis Fitzpatrick: @cfitzfox - The Sports Animal

Mark Rodgers: @markrsports - The Sports Animal

Josh Kopelman: @LatvianMissile - The Sports Animal

Tyler McComas: @Tyler_McComas - SportsTalk 1400

The Best of the Rest

Kegan Reneau: @KeganReneau - He works for The Franchise and has all sorts of opinions

Allen Kenney: @BlatantHomerism -

RedDirtSports: @RedDirtSport - Plenty of OU football tweets, but even more tweets about the Shiba Inu

Ruf/Writers: @OUUpdatedSB - Our friend in the blogging game

BoomTown: @BoomOUUpdated - This man tweets hot fire

Onikuno: @Onikuno - Makes great hype videos and does some podcasting, as well

Eddie Radosevich: @Eddie_Rado - The employee is quite possibly the funniest man on Twitter

Brandon Drumm: @BrandonTFB - Recruiting guru for The Football Brainiacs

Sooner Gridiron: @SoonerGridiron - Best source for OU GIFs and short videos on Twitter

Bob Przybylo and Josh McCuistion: @BPrzybylo, @JLMcCuistion - Recruiting experts at Sooners Illustrated and, respectively

Joe Duvall: @joeduvall - Plenty of good tweets about OU football and basketball

James Hale and Joey Helmer: @jhale24, @joeyhelmer247 - OU Insider

OU Barstool: @OUBarstool - Saturdays are for the Sooners

Carson Cunningham: @KOCOCarson - Probably the most interesting and insightful local TV personality. He’s pretty good at Twitter

Heartland Sports: @SportsHeartland - A new website managed by some familiar faces...


JD Runnels: @Just_JD38 - When JD tells you he deserves to be on a list, you listen! But seriously, he’s good at Twitter. Follow him!

Around the Country

Cowboys Ride For Free: @CRFF - Oklahoma State blog

Burnt Orange Nation: @BON_SBNation - Texas blog

Rock Chalk Talk: @rockchalktalk - Kansas blog

Bring On The Cats: @BringOnTheCats - Kansas State blog

The Smoking Musket: @SmokingMusket - West Virginia Blog

Wide Right & Natty Light: @WideRtNattyLt - Iowa State blog

Frogs O’ War: @FrogsOWar - TCU blog

Our Daily Bears: @OurDailyBears - Baylor blog

Viva The Matadors: @vivathematadors - Texas Tech blog

Matt Brown: @MattSBN - If you enjoy jokes that come at the expense of Notre Dame, give him a follow

Spencer Hall: @edsbs - Probably the best college football writer around these days

Jason Kirk: @JasonKirkSBN - Podcasts and other stuff for SB Nation

Big XII Country: @Bigxiicountry

Brady Trantham: @BradyDoesSports - Editor/podcast host for Land-Grant Gauntlet

Joe Buettner: @Joe_Buettner - Big 12 Diehards

Shehan Jeyarajah: @ShehanJeyarajah - Big 12 Diehards


Boomer18: @Boomer145

Swanny J: @SwannyEdits