From Around The Big 12
Oklahoma State’s line was terrible last season, and attempts to fix it aren’t working out as planned. | Pistols Firing
“Big Ten football fans, see if the following slate of conference games would interest you: Oklahoma vs. Wisconsin; Nebraska vs. Texas A&M; Iowa vs. Iowa State; Minnesota vs. Kansas. Unfortunately, it’s not happening. But there was a time when grouping those eight schools into one division of a 16-team Big Ten was discussed at high administrative levels by members of both leagues.” | Omaha.com
If Baylor and TCU had more notable logo’s on their helmet, Art Briles thinks they would have made the playoff. | Yahoo
Oklahoma State coaches are loving what they are seeing out of sophomore QB Mason Rudolph. | NCAA.com
Some Big 12 superlatives. Disagree that TCU is most overrated, and that Holgorsen has the most at stake. | Sports Illustrated
I wouldn’t list non-conference schedules as a Big 12 issue. Sure 2015 isn’t super great, but most teams are well scheduled for the foreseeable future. Even Baylor is adding quality opponents. | Emporia Gazette
Big 12 players were asked if the conference should expand. 88% said yes. They also voted Kansas behind TCU and Baylor as the team to beat, so… | ESPN
“I think this year will indicate a lot,” Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said. “Whether we’re being hurt by not having a championship game.” | ESPN
Yikes, Bielema said his players knew almost every play Texas was going to run.
— Alex Dunlap (@AlexDunlapNFL) July 24, 2015
Just try not to be pumped for the season after watching this West Virginia hype video!
Across The Nation
“Alabama’s cost of attendance stipend will rank among highest in nation” | CBS Sports
SEC QB’s that could throw for more than 3,000 yards. | Saturday Down South
Who are the Power 5’s sleeper teams? | The Student Section
This Headline… “The SEC has now become a league of ridiculous excuses” | Fox Sports
Is Florida State’s run a top the ACC at an end?
Everything on Mexico’s Gold Cup win over Jamaica. | SB Nation
“Smart cars are everywhere now. But we had to find out if a Tesla Model S could make it through a weekend of sports and questionable decisions.” | SB Nation
John Oliver on food waste.
A new Vacation preview. It looks funny.