Fade to Black

An Oklahoman's view of sports with a twist of pop culture.

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  • Fans and critics made a big deal this week when Dallas Cowboys first round draft pick Dez Bryant refused to carry fellow receiver Roy Williams’ shoulder pads after practice. Photo: Associated Press

    Rookie hazing is not really a big deal

    Fans and critics made a big deal this week when Dallas Cowboys first round draft pick Dez Bryant refused to carry fellow receiver Roy Williams’ shoulder pads after practice. Published 2:28 p.m. July 30, 2010 - Comments

     
  • Tiger Woods and Kobe Bryant top the America's favorite sports star poll. How did that happen?

    Tiger Woods still #1

    Tiger Woods and Kobe Bryant top the America's favorite sports star poll. How did that happen? Published 2:04 p.m. July 22, 2010 - Comments

     
  • LeBron James spurned New York to go to Miami. New Yorkers have seen this before but on the other side.

    LeBron James copies Alex Rodriguez

    LeBron James spurned New York to go to Miami. New Yorkers have seen this before but on the other side. Published 8:55 p.m. July 12, 2010 - Comments

     
  • The final day of camp. Who will be crowned champion?

    OU fantasy basketball camp diary: Day 4

    The final day of camp. Who will be crowned champion? Published 11:16 p.m. July 4, 2010 - Comments

     
  • And on the third day the percentages caught up with me.

    OU fantasy basketball camp diary: Day 3

    And on the third day the percentages caught up with me. Published 1:44 a.m. July 4, 2010 - Comments

     
  • Day 2 of me being a camper at OU.

    OU fantasy basketball camp diary: Day 2

    Day 2 of me being a camper at OU. Published 11:49 p.m. July 2, 2010 - Comments

     
  • I got to live one of my dreams and play baskeball for the University of Oklahoma. Kind of.

    OU fantasy basketball camp diary: Day 1

    I got to live one of my dreams and play baskeball for the University of Oklahoma. Kind of. Published 11:42 p.m. July 1, 2010 - Comments

     
  • Everyone wants to weigh in on where LeBron should play next year. Hey LeBron, how about Oklahoma City?

    Dear LeBron James

    Everyone wants to weigh in on where LeBron should play next year. Hey LeBron, how about Oklahoma City? Published 11:38 p.m. June 21, 2010 - Comments

     
  • I don't really care about soccer, but the rest of the world does. So what is all the fuss about?

    Giving the World Cup a chance

    I don't really care about soccer, but the rest of the world does. So what is all the fuss about? Published 12:11 p.m. June 14, 2010 - Comments

     
  • Does Usain Bolt get his speed from a magical lagoon in Jamaica? Secrets revealed!

    The wonders of Jamaica and Usain Bolt

    Does Usain Bolt get his speed from a magical lagoon in Jamaica? Secrets revealed! Published 9:33 a.m. June 4, 2010 - Comments

     
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Jason Black

Jason Black

Jason Black is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma where he recieved a B.A. in Journalism.  While at OU he served as Sports Director for the University television station.  He has recieved multiple awards for public speaking and ...

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Jason Black is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma where he recieved a B.A. in Journalism.  While at OU he served as Sports Director for the University television station.  He has recieved multiple awards for public speaking and comedy.

He appears weekly on 18 radio stations across the country and also writes for the magazine distinctly Oklahoma.

Growing and living in Oklahoma for almost his entire life, Jason has a passion for all sports mixed with a little pop culture.

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