All-American: Rick Bryan
Rick Bryan, DT - 1982, 1983
Rick Bryan was a consensus All-American in both 1982 and 1983. He was part of the all-conference team during 1981-83. In 1982, he was named Big Eight Defensive Player of the Year.
Bryan was also a member of the academic all-conference team from 1981-83 for his achievements in the classroom. Considered a fierce competitor, he ranks eighth on the Sooner career tackle list with 352.
Bryan was the ninth player taken in the 1984 draft by the Atlanta Falcons.