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Not All Mascots Are Created Equal

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Norman Underwood with Wide Right & Natty Light put together a little pros and cons list for the all the Big 12 mascots, and it's amazing!

PISTOL PETE
PRO: Can emulate Michael Jackson's dance moves despite a severely disproportionate head-to-body ratio
CON: Routinely brings firearms into crowded facilities

BOOMER & SOONER
PRO: Classic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles villain-like appearance
CON: Band plays Boomer Sooner

BEVO
PRO: Contributes to the quality of grass at Darrell K. Royal Stadium
CON: [Poops] on the turf

MOUNTAINEER HOLGO
Well, your just going to have to head over there to read the rest. I recommend that you do.

Rickie Fowler is a Beast!

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The PGA Championship's first round is today, and Rickie Fowler finished with a 69. It's his 5th consecutive, and 7th overall, round in the 60's in a major this year!

The round hasn't completed yet, but Fowler currently sits in 8th, just four strokes off the lead.

Do Work: The Cowboys Practice on 8/5/14

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The season can get here fast enough!

Oklahoma State Athletics has put up a cinematic video of the Cowboys' practice on 8-5-14.

That throw from Mason Rudolph... oh my!

Robert Whetsell On The Orange Report with Big Mike

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CRFF's very own will be on The Orange Report with Big Mike to talk about Oklahoma State football tonight at 8:30 pm, central time.

Tyreek Hill Compared To A Past OSU Legend

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Gundy had to go back to the days of the Big 8 to find a player that Tyreek Hill reminds him of.

Gosanangelo.com has the full story

Hill, a JuCo transfer, has a lot of Cowboys fans exciting about what he could bring to the team.

"Obviously, there is a lot of excitement about Tyreek with his speed," running backs coach Jemal Singleton said via the article. "He has a speed not many people get the chance to see."

It's a good read, with a very interesting comparison.

Gundy Spoke With The Media Yesterday

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Mike Gundy stopped and talked with the media about how practice has been going, and the development of a young squad.

Daxx Garman To Take Snaps Against Florida State

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John Helsley with the Oklahoman just tweeted out the following:
@jjhelsley: Mike Gundy says he is preparing Daxx Garman for 10-12 snaps against Florida State. #okstate

This was certainly unexpected, and strangely specific, as Gundy hasn't been opening up much about his QB plans.

Barry Sanders Donates Proceeds From Nike Shoe To Charity

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Barry Sanders announced on his blog that he will be donating the proceeds from the Nike shoe honoring the 1988 Heisman Trophy season.

"I've decided to donate all the proceeds I receive to two charities that mean a lot to me. My proceeds will be split 50-50 between the Boys and Girls Club of South Central Kansas and The Michigan Chapter of the Scleroderma Foundation. "

A class act, and true Cowboy!

Don't forget, he is also giving away an autographed pair to a very, very lucky winner.

Boone Pickens Stadium Gets a New Ribbon Video Board

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Boone Pickens Stadium is looking good with the new turf, but look what's in the East end zone. A brand new video ribbon board!

IT WILL BE HERE BEFORE WE KNOW IT!

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Time to get wound up. Gunter found something a friend of the blog put together, and it's pretty good.

Bring on the football season!