Did this remind anyone else of Varsity Blues?
The Dallas Morning News' Chuck Carlton is firmly on the Baylor bandwagon, calling the Bears the clear favorite in the Big 12.
Texas linebacker Jordan Hicks is out for the season with a ruptured Achilles.
West Virginia is desperately searching for an offensive identity, Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail writes.
TCU is looking for one, too, according to the Dallas Morning News.
The Des Moines Register's Randy Peterson points out the positives for Iowa State, despite an 0-2 start.
The Notre Dame rematch is a big test for Oklahoma's offensive line, writes the Tulsa World's Guerin Emig.
Mike Gundy is confident Oklahoma State wideout Tracy Moore will begin to show up, writes The Oklahoman's Gina Mizell.
Despite the win over Louisiana Tech, Kansas is still a work in progress, according to the Lawrence Journal-World's Matt Tait.
Texas Tech has plenty to work on during its open week, writes the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal's Don Williams.
Several mistakes doomed Kansas State in Austin, the Topeka Capital-Journal's Ken Corbitt points out.