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From Around The Big 12
Bloguin’s The Student Section put together a little roundtable talking about players to keep an eye on this season in the Big 12. Seth Jungman of Staking The Plains, Allen Kenney of Blatant Homerism, and myself are guests! (Spoiler Alert: I couldn’t pick just one)| The Student Section
And here we all are talking about which Big 12 team will be the most improved. | The Student Section
Yikes, Arkansas head coach Brett Bielema on Texas win, “borderline erotic”. | The LGG
The Preseason All-Big 12 Team has been announced, and there’s no shortage of talent in Waco. | The LGG
I don’t know if I agree with Kliff Kingsbury being the only coach close to the hot seat in Texas. Charlie Strong is going to have to show Texas something on the field here soon. | Dallas Morning News
The younger coach Briles, Baylor’s offensive coordinator, sat down with Our Daily Bears for a fantastic interview. | Our Daily Bears
Getting into the red zone more could be the key for the Longhorns to improve in 2015. | Burnt Orange Nation
This isn’t good. “Texas athletic director Steve Patterson has been told to change his personal style, three sources familiar with the process confirmed Wednesday.” | Dallas Morning News
Did a new TCU helmet just get leaked?
— James McFarland (@_JMAC_40) July 15, 2015
Across The Nation
Wow, Texas A&M won’t play a single team from Texas this season. | USA Today
“He’s done,” Todd Graham told SI.com on the departure of highly touted JUCO tranfer. “We parted ways. He put himself in that position. It’s a bad deal, but you’ve got to have accountability. We don’t just talk about character and discipline. We live it. No matter what the legal system does, our standards are high and our guys know that. They know they’re going to be held accountable.” | Sports Illustrated
Plaxico Burress went off on Twitter about coach Nick Saban’s press conference at SEC Media Days. | Fox Sports
Uh oh. “The federal government has launched an investigation into sexual violence at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.” |Tennessean
Conference USA commissioner Britton Banowsky is stepped down after 13 years, and will be working with the College Football Playoff | College Football Talk
Looking at how each conference has it’s own offensive identity. I would like to see it over a 3-5 year time span, it’s pretty interesting nonetheless. | SB Nation
He tried to warn you!
— Ben Bolton (@BoltonSports) July 16, 2015
Dez Bryant got the long term contract he was looking for. | ESPN
This is incredible. How has Dude Perfect not done this yet?
This looks pretty good.