The Sooners entered the spring with many depth chart questions. After the completion of spring practice, some of those questions were solved. Others remain.
As Oklahoma goes on spring break, here are five things we've learned about the Sooners through the first four spring practices.
Oklahoma will be starting over on defense in a lot of ways next season. But considering how poorly that unit played toward the end of 2012, it might not be a bad thing.
After a rough end to 2012, Oklahoma will find itself with an inexperienced defense in 2013, especially at the all-important safety position.
OU will go into 2013 without its record-setting quarterback, two of its best receivers and several of its best defenders off a defense that was a disaster anyway the second half of the season. The schedule will be unforgiving, as well.
Freshman middle linebacker Frank Shannon turned heads for the Sooners against Texas Tech, but Mike Stoops says Tom Wort is still the starter.
Oklahoma middle linebacker Tom Wort dealt with nagging injuries in 2011, but the Sooners need him healthy and productive if they want to have a great defense.