Big East lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Brian Bennett

• Have we all overrated how much talent South Florida actually has? The Bulls have had just four NFL draft picks since 2005, one of the lowest figures among all BCS teams. Greg Auman examines this in the St. Petersburg Times.

• Though Purdue appears to be the frontrunner, South Florida is still a possible destination for Robert Marve, Brett McMurphy says in the Tampa Tribune.

• The dates for West Virginia's games against Michigan State in 2014 and 2015 were announced.

• Former Mountaineers kicker Pat McAfee took a quirky route to the NFL, Dave Hickman writes in the Charleston Gazette.

• Cody Brown reflects on his NFL draft day in a diary for the Hartford Courant.