Finally saw Kanye's latest last night, a 34-minute music video/statement about falling in love with a woman/Phoenix/his career. It might be the most unnecessary thing ever created. It's also pretty fantastic (if not a touch heavy-handed). Dang it, Kanye.
Also, there's deer! And bunnies!
Colorado quarterback Tyler Hansen is out of the hospital, and visited his teammates on Thursday.
Baylor is looking for a Big 12 takeover.
Missouri's Aldon Smith challenges the idea that Missouri's team is devoid of superstars, writes Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star.
Texas safety Blake Gideon and his family tell Alan Trubow of the Austin American-Statesman about his mother's battle with cancer.
Nebraska AD Tom Osborne tells Randy Peterson of the Des Moines Register a few of the nuggets of advice he gave his former player, Kansas coach Turner Gill.
Does Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones have "it"? Mike Jones of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram says no, at least not yet.
Kansas may not have the fan support this year, but it has to "keep sawing wood," writes Tully Corcoran of the Topeka Capital-Journal.
Kansas State knows the kind of defensive challenges that await them this week, writes Austin Meek of the Topeka Capital-Journal.
Missouri isn't pressing charges against the "Faurot 30."
Oklahoma State's kickoff coverage ranks 119th out of 120, and fixing it won't be easy, writes John Helsley of The Oklahoman.
Iowa State's Jack Trice Field is about to get an upgrade.
The luster is off the Texas Tech-Texas A&M rivalry this year, writes Robert Cessna of the Bryan-College Station Eagle.