State Related Analysis

Players from the State

Current PlayersPlayers per Capita
LeaguePercentageState RankPer 1MState Rank
NFL - Current Players0.9%264.029
NFL - Draft1.2%229.916
NFL - Hall of Famers1.7%181.314
DI FBS - Current Players1.3%2148.211
DI FCS - Current Players0.6%3418.140
High School - 4 & 5 STAR Recruits0.3%330.331

Team Profiles

League Team Nickname City Conference
DI - FBS Oklahoma Sooners Norman Big 12
DI - FBS Oklahoma State Cowboys Stillwater Big 12
DI - FBS Tulsa Golden Hurricane Tulsa American - West
DII Central Oklahoma Bronchos Edmond Mid-America Inter. Athletic
DII East Central Tigers Ada Great American
DII Northeastern State Riverhawks Tahlequah Mid-America Inter. Athletic
DII Northwestern Oklahoma State Rangers Alva Great American
DII Oklahoma Panhandle State Aggies Goodwell Independent
DII Southeastern Oklahoma State Savage Storm Durant Great American
DII Southern Nazarene University Crimson Storm Bethany Great American
DII Southwestern Oklahoma State Bulldogs Weatherford Great American


Player distributions were calculated by SbS Football and are based on the following sources.

  • NFL players are based on opening day rosters per team websites, NFL.com and the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
  • FBS/FCS players are based on the rosters form official team websites (as of mid-August).
  • High School 4 and 5 Star players are based on the current Senior class per 247Sports' composite ranking (as of mid-August).
  • Per capita figures are on a per million population basis (2010 census).

Teams are assigned to the state in which they are physically located (i.e. the state where they play their home games). However, an exception is made for three NFL teams physically located in a state we do not consider to be its primary state.

  • The New York Giants (located in New Jersey) are included in the New York profile.
  • The New York Jets (located in New Jersey) are included in the New York profile.
  • The Washington Redskins (located in Maryland) are included in the District of Columbia profile.
The team profiles do not include any teams playing in league besides the NFL or the NCAA (Arena Football League, NAIA, NJCAA, High School, etc.).
All data and information obtained through team websites, the NFL and the NCAA.