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Big Apple, Big Easy, Big D

Every game home and away, wherever the Thunder goes, The Oklahoman goes too! Only Oklahoma’s best sports team travels to each and every game to bring you from-the-scene coverage and analysis. That’s just one of the reasons our sports team was voted best sports team in the nation three out of the last four years by the Associated Press Sports Editors.

Our all-star lineup of Thunder writers include:

gridthumb_erikErik Horne
Bio: Horne is in his second season on the Thunder beat. He joined Oklahoma’s best sports team as a sports web editor/producer in September 2013.

Pro Wrestler Name: Easy E
Favorite Stadium Food: A Brat & Cheese Fries
Favorite Sports Movie: Major League


brettdawsonBrett Dawson
Bio: Dawson is in his first year covering the Thunder at The Oklahoman. He joined the paper in September of 2016 after a year covering the Pelicans at The Advocate in New Orleans.

Blitz, Bootleg, Big Uglies!

With every punt, kick, and pass our writers are there providing in-depth analysis. Nobody covers football better than The Oklahoman and nobody wins more awards than Oklahoma’s best sports team. With a top five ranking in the country and 47 major national awards for sports journalism, no one else compares. From game stats and player interviews to the complete analysis of each big 12 team, our writers score big every time.

Our starting string of football writers include:

gridthumb_berryBerry Tramel
Bio: Tramel is a six-time Oklahoma Sportswriter of the Year. A lifelong Oklahoman, sports fan and newspaper reader, Tramel joined The Oklahoman in 1991 and has served as beat writer, assistant sports editor, sports editor and columnist.

Pro Wrestler Name: Papa Berr
Favorite Stadium Food: Bratwurst With The Special Sauce At Milwaukee’s County Stadium
Favorite Sports Movie: Jerry Maguire


gridthumb_jenniJenni Carlson
Bio: Carlson, a sports columnist at The Oklahoman since 1999, came by her love of sports honestly. She grew up in a sports-loving family in Kansas.

Pro Wrestler Name: Jenn & Juice
Favorite Stadium Food: Hot Pretzel With Cheese
Favorite Sports Movie: Remember The Titans

From Norman to Stillwater to your hometown football field on Friday nights, Oklahoma’s best sports team provides the best news and coverage to make sure your sports season is the BEST. Every time.

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At The Oklahoman, we believe you deserve the finest sports coverage, and we strive to deliver it each and every day. In a rapidly growing, ever-changing state like Oklahoma, it’s never been more important to be informed, engaged, and part of the progress.

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