Lunch links: ISU star's status unclear
July, 22, 2010
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
I do not enjoy watching the television show Friday Night Lights. Sorry, TMQ.
- Iowa State defensive back David Sims' status is unclear after an "incident" the team says it's looking into, reports Randy Peterson of the Des Moines Register. Here's more on Sims from earlier this summer.
- Oklahoma State's football program needs to keep progressing in the near future to ensure its long-term future, writes Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman.
- Texas Tech says it's officially sold a record number of season tickets for the upcoming season.
- Eddie Middlebrook at Fox Sports Southwest ranks the Big 12 running backs.
- Cody Green and DeJon Gomes were among a handful of Huskers who played in the All-Star flag football game at the Special Olympics National Games earlier this week, writes Brian Rosenthal of the Lincoln Journal Star.
- Former Oklahoma State quarterback Zac Robinson signed with the New England Patriots after being drafted by the team in the seventh round.
- Give Vince Young his Heisman, writes Kirk Bohls of the Austin American-Statesman.