Again, since I'm blogging from ESPN HQ in Bristol, Conn., this week, things are going to be pretty light until next week. As a result, there's no chat today, but we should be back on schedule next week.
Texas A&M coach Mike Sherman brought back plenty of life lessons from his visit to Iraq, reports Suzanne Halliburton of the Austin American-Statesman.
Vince Young is stepping into the restaurant game with plans to open an Austin steakhouse.
Kansas athletic director Lew Perkins can't guarantee he would continue playing against teams that leave the conference, including rival Missouri, reports J. Brady McCollough of the Kansas City Star.
Columbia, Mo., native and quarterback Logan Gray is staying at Georgia, electing not to transfer.
Colorado coach Dan Hawkins will join the rest of the program's coaches on a tour of the state, the first such tour since 1999.
Oklahoma State athletic director Mike Holder is hopeful the Big 12 remains intact.
And T. Boone Pickens wants the Cowboys to stay there.
The Oklahoman's Berry Tramel shares a pretty hysterical story on his blog about Barry Switzer and Keith Jackson's night out on the town.
Texas athletic director DeLoss Dodds is renegotiating his contract with the university president.