Breakfast foods can serve many purposes.
Good story here from the Kansas City Star's Rustin Dodd on the difficult careers of Kansas' seniors who have been through two coaching changes.
It's not easy being No. 1. Kellis Robinett of the Kansas City Star looks at the challenge for K-State with its new status. Robinett also looks at the Heisman battle between Collin Klein and Johnny Manziel at Texas A&M.
Miami Herald writer Joseph Goodman offers a mea culpa for a column earlier this season complaining that K-State was boring and shouldn't be given a spot in the BCS title game. Tons of you emailed me and tweeted me about the original. It's one man's opinion.
I stopped by the Paul Finebaum Show on SiriusXM on Thursday to talk K-State, Collin Klein and flight risks of various Big 12 coaches.
John Werner of the Waco Tribune-Herald profiles the heart of Baylor's struggling defense: Safety Ahmad Dixon.
Oklahoma State defensive end Cooper Bassett expects Texas Tech to try and embarrass the Pokes this week. Cowboys receiver Austin Hays almost didn't come to OSU, but he's there and making an impact as a freshman.
Baylor running back Lache Seastrunk is back at home after time at Oregon. Now, he's found peace and playing time, writes Tim Griffin in the Houston Chronicle.
Chuck McGill of the Charleston Daily Mail talks about how one historic win over Oklahoma changed West Virginia's program.
Jimmy Burch of the Fort Wort Star-Telegram writes about the lost art of tackling across the Big 12.
This year's K-State team has plenty in common with the 1998 squad. It's just hoping for a different ending.
Could Baylor take advantage of the SI cover jinx? Brice Cherry of the Waco Tribune-Herald writes about the possibility.
Interesting Texas Tech note: The Red Raiders haven't had a home game at night all season long.
Iowa State knows disaster lurks around the corner in this week's game against Kansas.
TCU coach Gary Patterson isn't very happy with the scheduling of bye weeks in the Big 12 this year, writes Travis L. Brown in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
Bob Hertzel of the Times West Virginian looks at West Virginia's penchant for going for it on fourth downs this year.
K-State hasn't won in Waco since 2002. Somehow, I was unaware of this.
Jerry Brewer of the Seattle Times sums up a rough first season for Mike Leach at Washington State.
Texas' finishing stretch in the final games of 2012 will determine a lot about what 2013 looks like in Austin.