The day baseball season ends is always a good one. Apologies, diamond romantics. I don't hate America.
The quarterback competition is officially back on in Lubbock, writes Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.
Receiver Justin Blackmon is back on the field at OSU.
The Big 12 opened Pandora's Box with the suspension of Eric Martin last week, writes Tom Shatel of the Omaha World-Herald.
Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy is calling for permanent video towers on practice fields after the death at Notre Dame.
Elsewhere, Kansas is examining its own process of taping practice.
Texas is bringing in three different players to try to return punts.
Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads says his team is not in the Big 12 race, reports Randy Peterson of the Des Moines Register.
Anger didn't get Texas anywhere, so where do the Longhorns go from here?
Keeping Dan Hawkins around another year may have helped Colorado in the long run, writes Kyle Ringo of the Boulder Daily Camera.
Nebraska linebacker Eric Martin doesn't plan on changing anything about the way he plays, writes Brian Christopherson of the Lincoln Journal Star.
Oklahoma defensive tackle Adrian Taylor is getting the ultimate compliment from defenses: double teams, writes Jake Trotter of The Oklahoman.
Missouri is re-evaluating its red zone offense after getting stuffed three times on the 1-yard line last week and seeing similar failures in previous weeks, writes Tom Timmermann of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill's test this week will be much tougher, writes Robert Cessna of the Bryan-College Station Eagle.