Oklahoma plummets in latest AP Poll following loss to K-State

After suffering their first loss of the season at the hands of Big 12 foe Kansas State, Oklahoma took a steep nose dive in the AP Poll released Sunday afternoon. Oklahoma fell 12 spots in this week’s Associated Press Top 25 from 6th to 18th after losing 41-34 at home to Chris Kleiman’s Wildcats. Oklahoma fell 10 spots in the USA TODAY Sports Coaches poll earlier today.

RUMOR: Panthers’ hard stance on Matt Rhule amid miserable 9-game losing streak

Matt Rhule’s tenure with the Carolina Panthers has been a miserable experience so far. It seemed like the team had put it together after a terrible 2020 season, starting 2021 with a 3-0 record. Since then, though, the team has only won two more games. In fact, they are on an awful nine-game losing streak […] The post RUMOR: Panthers’ hard stance on Matt Rhule amid miserable 9-game losing streak appeared first on ClutchPoints.

10 quick thoughts from Carolina Panthers win vs. the Saints in Week 3

What were some quick thoughts to emerge from the Carolina Panthers () against the New Orleans Saints in Week 3?. The Carolina Panthers had untold pressure on their shoulders entering Week 3 versus the New Orleans Saints. Head coach Matt Rhule’s job status came under the microscope prominently in the lead-up to this divisional clash, although a report from NFL Network insider Ian Rappaport hours before kick-off indicated that the former Baylor man was safe, for now.

Oklahoma State Moves Up to No. 7 in Coaches Poll

Yea I’m surprised that we are ahead of a lot of teams that are 4-0. 7th in the list is pretty high for a team that hasn’t really done anything yet. The Baylor game is going to change all that one way or another.

Matt Rhule not in danger of losing his Panthers job yet

The Panthers didn’t win much during Matt Rhule’s first two seasons as the team’s head coach, and they’re off to an 0-2 start this year. But it appears his job is secure — for now. Carolina owner David Tepper is being “patient” and has no plans to fire Rhule, according to NFL Network, despite the team’s 10-25 mark under the former Baylor and Temple head coach. The report says the players still have faith in Rhule, but that “wins must come.” Baker Mayfield, acquired from the Browns in a trade just before training camp, hasn’t yet shown he can be the answer...

Matt Rhule job security: 'No change imminent' for Carolina Panthers head coach

Including an 0-2 start this season, the Carolina Panthers lost nine-straight games dating back to last season and are 10-25 under head coach Matt Rhule, the worst record among coaches since 2020 (min. 20 games). With reports that Rhule's time in the NFL may be short-lived, NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports that Panthers owner David Tepper is expected to remain patient with Rhule barring a complete disaster. However, if the former Baylor coach is fired, programs like Nebraska and Arizona State likely begin overtures.

Big 12 Roundup and Power Rankings: Kansas is 4-0, Oklahoma Loses

Adrian Martinez responded to a week of criticism with the game of his life, racking up 382 yards of offense himself as he led Kansas State to a decisive 41-34 win over the Oklahoma Sooners Saturday night at Memorial Stadium in Norman. Martinez, after three weeks of being overly conservative, came out of the gate throwing the ball downfield. On the first two Wildcat drives the offense moved effortlessly, aided by three big catches by Ben Sinnott; K-State (3-1, 1-0) cashed in twice on six-yard touchdown plays, one on a keeper by Martinez and the other on a pass to Malik Knowles.

PFF Grades: Iowa State vs Baylor

Iowa State suffered its first loss of the season on Saturday, at the hands of the Baylor Bears. This was far from a bad loss as Baylor was ranked and a very complete team,