John Hoover

Short Drive: The Franchise Drive recap for July 25, 2019

Short Drive: The Franchise Drive recap for July 25, 2019

Here’s my video recap of Thursday’s Franchise Drive:

John Hoover
@JohnEHoover

John Hoover wrote for the Tulsa World for 24 years before joining The Franchise, where he was co-host of "Further Review" and "The Franchise Drive." Now he's The Franchise college football insider: Oklahoma's state Heisman rep, a voter in the FWAA Super 16 poll, an FWAA media access liaison, and a Big 12 writer at Sporting News and Lindy's preseason magazine. In his time at the World, Hoover won numerous writing and reporting awards, including in 2011 National Beat Writer of the Year from the Associated Press Sports Editors for his work covering the Oklahoma Sooners. From 2012 to 2016, Hoover was the World's lead sports columnist and won national awards in 2012 and 2014 from the National Athletic Trainers Association for reporting on sports medicine and in 2015 won first place in sports columns from the Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists. After receiving a journalism degree from East Central University, Hoover worked at newspapers in Ada, Okmulgee, Tahlequah and Waynesville, Mo. He played football at Ada High School and grew up in North Pole, Alaska. Hoover and his family live in Broken Arrow.

More in John Hoover

John E. Hoover: Sooner defense avoids ‘Texas hangover’ and ‘writes their own headline’ by wrecking West Virginia

John E. HooverOctober 19, 2019

Ask Hoover: Trey Sermon? Speed D? CFP matchups? Rough Riders? Big 12 fines? Lincoln to Dallas? Leachs’ Big 12 mascot seedings? Bedenbaugh? Sooners vs. Renegades?

John E. HooverOctober 18, 2019

John E. Hoover: Lincoln Riley set things in motion against Texas, and CeeDee Lamb made the Horns look like pawns

John E. HooverOctober 17, 2019

John E. Hoover: It took beating Texas, but Jalen Hurts now has ‘OU DNA’ and an ’emotional attachment’

John E. HooverOctober 15, 2019

John E. Hoover: In Texas beatdown, Oklahoma’s defense puts Sooners on a different path

John E. HooverOctober 12, 2019

The Franchise