You think this is a great party? This cake has vegetables in it.
Will the Big 12 champion have two losses? It's definitely possible, writes Kevin Haskin of the Topeka Capital-Journal. (My head says it will. My gut says it won't.)
Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman tells the story of an 82-year-old lady who literally crawled through barbed wire to see Oklahoma State's game last week. AH-MAY-ZING.
TCU's got no reason to fear what it will find in the Big 12, writes Gil LeBreton of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. The opener will bring Gary Patterson back to his roots, though.
There might not be a big crowd for West Virginia's game this weekend, but the Mountaineers are getting paid big, writes Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail.
The six-bar facemask is catching on at Oklahoma, writes Stephanie Kuzydym of The Oklahoman.
How high is Iowa State's ceiling? Bobby La Gesse of the Ames Tribune weighs in.
Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star knows one thing for sure: TCU already knows how to score, and do it quickly.
Eddie Lackey just needed an opportunity. Baylor gave it to him, and he's taken advantage, writes John Werner of the Waco Tribune-Herald.
A pair of Kansas players went to a local elementary school to read to a class this week.
What's up with Oklahoma State receiver Blake Jackson's case of the drops? Anthony Slater of The Oklahoman tries to find out.
Five-star quarterbacks can be big time hit or misses. Texas knows what that's about, writes Mark Rosner of the Austin American-Statesman.
Can Kansas play trap game against TCU in its Big 12 opener? Charlie Weis talks about the Jayhawks' chances. Some interesting thoughts from the new head man. Turner Gill: Nice guy, but about .05 percent as interesting as Weis.
SaDale Foster didn't play running back in junior college, but he's back at his old position with Texas Tech, writes Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.
John Hubert has been the model of consistency for Kansas State, writes Ken Corbitt of the Topeka Capital-Journal.
Kindly get over yourselves, Louisiana.