After a week of looking at Duke Robinson inside, it looks like offensive line coach Kevin Wilson is going to leave Davin Joseph at left tackle and rotate Kelvin Chaisson and Robinson inside at left guard.
Robinson has struggled somewhat picking up the assignments at guard, which is understandable considering he has never played there before. However, he has showed enough so that Coach Wilson wants to get him on the field at guard. At right guard, Chris Bush is going to alternate with J.D. Quinn.
So, going into the KSU game the Sooners will play Davin Joseph at left tackle the whole game, and Branndon Braxton will start and get most of the reps at right tackle with Chris Messner getting two to three series to give the freshman some rest.
Chris Chester will go most of the way at center, but Jon Cooper is back full speed at workouts and currently running as the No. 2 center. Cooper is a great prospect at center or guard who could get a series or two against KSU, and certainly in the future earn a few series at center.
Then at guard, Chaisson, Robinson, Bush and Quinn are going to share the position between the four.
In the secondary, it looks like the starting lineup is going to be D.J Wolfe and Eric Bassey at the corners and Reggie Smith and Darien Williams at safety.
On the recruiting side of things, the Sooners have decided to offer two JUCO offensive linemen — the two best in their opinion in the Jayhawk Conference.
OU has offered Sherrone Moore (6-4, 295) of Butler County Community College (Kansas) and Brandon Walker (6-3, 316) of Coffeyville Community College (Kansas).
Moore will still have his redshirt year left to him when he moves up to D-1, but he needs to add some strength in the weight room. However, he plays with good feet, quickness and punch. He is a true offensive tackle prospect. Moore graduates at semester and will be able to go through spring ball.
Walker has already redshirted in junior college and will have three years to play three when he gets to college. He is a very physical player, who plays with good strength. He is a guard prospect that moves very well for a big man inside. He does not graduate at semester, but because he still has three years of D-1 eligibility he is good enough to wait on him to get on campus in the summer.
I don't know at this time who are in on these two players, but I will work to find out what I can in the next day or two.
Sooners still juggling the line
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