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Big 12 Second-Half Predictions and Midseason Review

Athlon reviews the Big 12 and looks ahead to the second half of 2014.
Big 12 Second-Half Predictions and Midseason Review

Entering the season, many believed the Big 12 to be a two-horse race between Baylor and Oklahoma. But at the midseason point, the Big 12 has as many teams ranked in the AP Top 15 as any other league in the nation. (Yes, that includes the SEC.)

 

Development of QB Tyrone Swoopes a Positive Sign for Texas and Charlie Strong

Swoopes was impressive against Oklahoma.
Tyrone Swoopes' Development a Positive Sign for Texas and Charlie Strong in 2014

Texas coach Charlie Strong won’t celebrate a moral victory, but the first-year coach has to be encouraged with the play of quarterback Tyrone Swoopes. In the 31-26 defeat to Oklahoma, Swoopes delivered arguably his best performance of 2014.

College Football's Most Viral Moments from Week 7

Rounding up Saturday's greatest plays, hits, and more
College Football's Most Viral Moments from Week 7

Week 7 of college football’s 2014 season is officially in the books. And as expected with every Saturday, there was plenty of excitement, big plays and last-minute wins among the FBS action.

 

In case you missed any action, we tried to capture the big moments of Saturday in one article. The viral wrap-up features key plays, interesting quotes/comments in tweets, uniform unveilings and any major injuries.

Texas LB Steve Edmond Hits Teammate in Face During Celebration Against Oklahoma

Edmond's celebration did not go well.
Texas LB Steve Edmond Hits Teammate in Face During Celebration Against Oklahoma

 Texas linebacker Steve Edmond had a massive fail on his celebration attempt in Saturday’s game against Oklahoma.

Instead of exchanging a high-five with defensive end Caleb Bluiett, Edmond slapped one his fellow defender in the face.

Yes, that’s correct. Massive fail on Edmond’s part.



 

Betting Against the Spread: College Football Week 7 Picks

Each week, Braden Gall offers his top picks of the week.
Betting Against the Spread: College Football Week 7 Picks

At 3-3 last weekend, I feel like a winner considering how much bloodshed there was across the Top 25.

 

In fact, Steven Lassan’s 10-6-1 mark last week in Top 25 games makes him like some sort of Nostradamus to be honest. He’s been on a tear lately against the number, as experts begin to gain a clearer picture of each team.

 

On to what should be another crazy weekend of college football (which is probably why I am going after heavy favorites in the Big 5):

 

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