The Sooners' head coach spoke to the press for the first time since long-time assistant coach Cale Gundy resigned amid controversy on Sunday.
As careers in college football coaching go, Cale Gundy has been extremely lucky. He works in a cutthroat profession in which nomads are the norm, but he stayed on staff at his alma mater for 23 years. He collected some hefty paychecks and received deserved credit for his contributions to the Oklahoma Sooners’ success since he became an assistant there in 1999.
Former Oklahoma assistant football coach Cale Gundy read 'racially charged word' aloud multiple times, coach Brent Venables says
A day after Oklahoma assistant football coach Cale Gundy resigned from the Sooners, saying he inadvertently read aloud "a word that I should never -- under any circumstance -- have uttered" off the screen of a player's iPad during a film session, head coach Brent Venables issued a new statement saying Gundy's statement didn't tell the entire story.
Former Biletnikoff winner Dede Westbrook says Cale Gundy 'will always have my respect as a man and a coach'
NORMAN, Okla. — Since the 10 o'clock hour last night, the wheels have been spinning in Sooner Nation. Assistant head coach and wide receivers coach Cale Gundy shockingly resigned following 23-plus years of service. Reaction has been subsequently pouring in nonstop. That includes some from the school's first-ever and...
Cale Gundy resigns: Oklahoma football world reacts to 'hurtful and shameful' word, Brent Venables' statements
“The unfortunate reality is that someone in my position can cause harm without ever meaning to do so," Gundy said in a statement Monday afternoon. "In that circumstance, a man of character accepts accountability. I take responsibility for my mistake. I apologize." Subscribe to 247Sports YouTube for the latest college...
Oklahoma Sooners assistant football coach Cale Gundy resigns after saying "shameful and hurtful" word during team meeting
Oklahoma Sooners assistant football coach Cale Gundy said on Sunday that he's resigning after saying a "shameful and hurtful" word during a team meeting last week. In a statement posted to his Twitter account, Gundy, who was the wide receivers coach at the University of Oklahoma, explained he read a message on his player's iPad after he noticed the player was distracted at a film session.
It has not been 24 hours since news broke about Cale Gundy leaving the OU football program, and people's emotions are high about the topic.
NORMAN, Okla. — The University of Oklahoma football program has a major shakeup as former assistant coach Cale Gundy steps down. Longtime assistant coach Cale Gundy said he’s stepping down after apparently reading a racially charged word off a player’s iPad several times. It all happened during a film session last week.
The daughter of former Oklahoma football assistant Cale Gundy appeared to take issue with head coach Brent Venables’ latest statement on his departure in a tweet that has since been deleted. Venables released a separate statement on Monday supporting Gundy’s departure and revealed the coach used a “racially charged...
NORMAN, Okla. — Oklahoma head football coach Brent Venables said now-former assistant coach Cale Gundy resigned after reading a racially charged word multiple times during a recent film session with players. Gundy announced his resignation Sunday night, during which he apologized and explained what happened. Gundy said he noticed...
Oklahoma Sooners assistant football coach Cale Gundy has resigned from the Big 12 school after reading aloud a "shameful and hurtful" word during a film session.
NORMAN, Okla. — A long time Sooners assistant has called it quits. Cale Gundy announced late Sunday evening that he's resigning from his post as assistant head coach and wide receivers coach. “I moved to Norman fresh out of high school in 1990,” Gundy started in a lengthy statement....
A former Oklahoma Sooners star defended Cale Gundy in a statement released on Sunday night, not long after the coach announced his resignation. Gundy announced on Sunday night that he was resigning from his job as a longtime Oklahoma assistant coach. The coach explained in his statement that he inadvertently read an inappropriate word when reading aloud what was on the iPad of a distracted player during a team meeting.
Oklahoma football was rocked late on Sunday night with the surprising announcement from assistant coach Cale Gundy that he had resigned from the program, citing a recent situation with a player where Gundy used a word that was “hurtful and shameful.” The news generated plenty of reactions from players who used to play under Gundy, including legendary Sooners running back Adrian Peterson.