Big 12 Articles

Marcus Cox
If the first two weeks of the 2016 college football season have taught us anything, it's that no team is safe. We've already had teams we thought were almost shoo-ins to make the College Football Playoff lose games and find themselves on...
J.P. Scott
4 months ago
J.T. Barrett
College football’s Week 3 slate features four games matching top 25 teams and several other intriguing matchups. The weekend slate starts on Thursday night with Houston traveling to Cincinnati, followed by three games on Friday night,...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Cam Robinson
College football’s Week 3 slate is filled with marquee matchups and games that will have a significant impact on rankings or playoff positioning later in the season. While there are more than just five meaningful games, Athlon Sports is...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
After eight months of anticipating the start of the 2016 college football season, the sport has already once again proved to be worth the agonizing wait.   College football has the longest offseason of any major American sport and whereas...
Jim Weber
4 months ago
Bob Stoops
It happens every single college football season, without fail.   There’s always that one week on the calendar where the slate of games looks less than appetizing and sometimes even down right appalling. By midweek you might be...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
Logos don’t draw the same attention or excitement as uniforms but they are an inextricable part of each team’s brand that can be recognized around the world.   Just ask the New York Yankees. Or the Dallas Cowboys. Or the...
Jim Weber
4 months ago
Lamar Jackson
On paper, college football’s Week 2 slate wasn’t as enticing as the schedule from the opening weekend. However, as usual, another Saturday of action didn’t disappoint. There were plenty of intriguing games early, with Pitt-Penn...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Shock Linwood
Last season this matchup included a new head coach, SMU’s Chad Morris. This season’s meeting again includes a first-year head coach, but this time it is Baylor interim head coach Jim Grobe.   Both teams won their season openers...
Jeremy Simon
4 months ago
Charlie Strong
Texas unveiled a new offense, a new quarterback rotation and a new sense of confidence in the opening week of the season against Notre Dame. The overtime victory is being treated as a breakthrough for the team, which hasn’t put together a...
Allen Kenney
4 months ago
Patrick Mahomes
Arizona State and Texas Tech scored a combined 113 points, and won by a cumulative 83 in Week 1 routs of FCS opponents. Neither contest really leaves too much to glean, making their Week 2 meeting in Tempe the first substantive glimpse at...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
As they are in most years, expectations for the Iowa Hawkeyes and Iowa State Cyclones in 2016 are very different. The results of the opening weekend games played by each squad only further demonstrated that.   Iowa started fast, eventually...
J.P. Scott
4 months ago
Bret Bielema
An old Southwest Conference rivalry will be renewed on Saturday night, as former league mates Arkansas and TCU meet for the first time since 1991. These two programs have traveled an interesting path since their SWC days. While Arkansas landed...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Jordan Thomas
Oklahoma’s bid to return to the College Football Playoff didn’t exactly get off to a rousing start with last weekend’s 33-23 loss to Houston.   The Sooners’ early offensive onslaught didn’t faze the Cougars,...
Allen Kenney
4 months ago
Desmond King
After the best opening week ever in college football and some of the most anticipated position battles of the season, week 2 pumps the brakes a little when it comes to the product on the field. The non-conference slate is a little bare when it...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
Joshua Dobbs
College football’s Week 2 slate doesn’t have the marquee matchups that covered the schedule in Week 1, but there are several intriguing games to watch this Saturday. The Week 2 action kicks off on Friday night with two games, as...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Jacob Eason
Quarterback play is always under the spotlight for all 128 college football teams. Some programs – Clemson (Deshaun Watson) and Ohio State (J.T. Barrett) – entered 2016 with no uncertainty under center. However, there was no shortage of...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Tom Herman
Week 1 of the 2016 college football season was billed as the best ever and, while there were some disappointing aspects of the schedule, it ended up delivering considering the number of quality games, close calls and historic upsets that occurred...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
After the first week of college football’s 2016 season, we are stuck asking the same question we ask at some point every fall:   Why are college kickers so bad?   We’ve grown so accustomed to college football’s...
Jim Weber
4 months ago
Nick Chubb
College football’s Week 1 slate for 2016 was billed as the best opening weekend in the history of the sport. Needless to say, the games didn’t disappoint. Florida State-Ole Miss, Texas-Notre Dame, North Carolina-Georgia and Auburn-...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Charlie Strong
One of the greatest opening weekends in college football history is thankfully not limited to the traditional Saturday action this year. In a bid to give us all a little more football — and importantly pay proper respect to two of the sport...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
Skyler Howard
New head coach Barry Odom brings the Missouri Tigers into Morgantown, West Virginia, for a Big 12/SEC season-opening matchup consisting of numerous subplots. While Odom is in his first season at the helm at Missouri, Mountaineers head coach Dana...
Jeremy Simon
4 months ago
Tom Herman
Two of the hottest college football teams in the nation from 2015 square off in Week 1 of the 2016 season. In fact, with a combined record of 24-3 a year ago, there’s not a better season-opening matchup in the nation.   Oklahoma,...
Nicholas Ian Allen
4 months ago
Christian McCaffrey
The college football season has finally kicked off and the first full opening weekend schedule is loaded with some impressive matchups from coast to coast. While the games on Saturday will draw the lion’s share of attention, and Thursday is...
Bryan Fischer
4 months ago
Seth Russell
There is no team in the country more ready for the college football season to start than the Baylor Bears. After an offseason of turmoil that saw head coach Art Briles relieved of his duties Baylor can now look ahead to the coming season under...
Jeremy Simon
4 months ago
Marcus Cox
Ladies and gentlemen — we have arrived at our destination.   After that long annual layoff, the college football season is finally upon us. The 2016 season is as wide open as any in recent memory, and it all kicks off with a weekend...
J.P. Scott
4 months ago

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