What we learned about the Big 12 from Week 7: 1. Texas is alive: The Longhorns were dead on arrival at the Cotton Bowl. Well, that's what the Sooners thought. Instead, Texas outplayed, outmaneuvered and, that's right, outcoached Oklahoma to pull off the biggest Red River upset in 17 years.
about 1406 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Thanks for all your questions in today's chat. Here's where you can find the full transcript. If you didn't get your question posted, send it to the mailbag, and you could see it on the Big 12 blog on Friday afternoon: Jake Lightning (Temple, TX): Who do you think will win between Baylor and OU?
about 1411 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
This week's Power Rankings feature a new No. 1, as last week's No. 1 takes a tumble: 1. Oklahoma (4-0, 1-0 Big 12, last week 3): The Sooners take over the top spot after delivering the most impressive Big 12 win of the season.
about 1419 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Having a highly ranked recruiting class and a bunch of four-star signees sounds good in the spring and summer, but it's a different story when the season begins. The freshmen who are game-ready are the ones who get the playing time, no matter their star rating.
about 1424 days ago | Max Olson | Oklahoma Sooners
You guys like this new helmet or not? In the shadow of the offense, the Baylor defense has been making strides, in the opinion of the Waco Tribune-Herald's John Werner. Creating turnovers has been an issue for this West Virginia defense, writes Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail.
about 1425 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Four weeks into the season, only Baylor, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Texas Tech remain undefeated from the Big 12. Looking at their schedules, however, all four teams have a reasonable chance to remain unbeaten before they begin to play one another.
about 1426 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Iowa State, TCU, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State were all off. But we still learned plenty about the Big 12 in Week 4: 1. Baylor can't be stopped: What the Bears have accomplished in three nonconference games has been incredible.
about 1427 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Today, Kansas State will attempt to make it six in a row against Texas, West Virginia will look to knock off one of its mild rivals, and Baylor will try to keep its offense steamrolling after a week off.
about 1428 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns