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Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman looks more into Bob Stoops' sudden use of the excuses he said he wouldn't use.
Texas says it's tuning out the criticism from the outside, writes Randy Riggs of the Austin American-Statesman.
How West Virginia bounces back from these losses will define its season, writes Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail.
OSU DE Cooper Bassett and K-State QB Collin Klein go way back, but that friendship will be on hold in Saturday's game, writes John Helsley of The Oklahoman.
Meanwhile, a pair of high school teammates will be featured in this week's Texas-Texas Tech game, but on opposite sidelines. Nick Kosmider of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal explains.
Texas RB Johnathan Gray will be following in his father's footsteps this weekend, writes Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.
John Werner of the Waco Tribune-Herald looks back on the magical comeback for the Bears a year ago against Kansas.
Could we see yet another alternate helmet for Oklahoma State? Mike Gundy's dropping hints.
Get a look at Iowa State's new weightlifting facilities.
Bobby La Gesse of the Ames Tribune answers five questions about the Cowboys' game this weekend with Oklahoma. Has Iowa State finally found some depth at receiver?
Stephanie Kuzydym of The Oklahoman looks into Jalen Saunders' upbringing and shows the man he's become.
K-State kicker Anthony Cantele hasn't gotten a ton of opportunities, but he's been a consistent force for the Cats, writes Kelly McHugh of the Manhattan Mercury.
Chuck McGill of the Charleston Daily Mail looks at the tough start for the Big 12 newbies.
Big possibilities are very much on the table for Texas Tech, writes Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.
KU's biggest defensive improvement shows up at its linebacker spot, writes Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star.
OU athletic director Joe Castiglione talks OU's struggles, K-State's run and the BCS with Mark Inabinett of AL.com
Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle checks in on K-State's charge to a Big 12 title, and what it might mean.
The Sooners are stuck in the awkward position of rooting for their rivals.