Y'all. It. Is. Game. Week.
Hey, if you can't beat 'em, join 'em. Mack Brown is obsessed with turning his Longhorns into an SEC team, writes Cedric Golden of the Austin American-Statesman.
Austin Meek of the Topeka Capital-Journal profiles Kansas State star Collin Klein, whose life is guided by God, family and football.
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby says conference realignment is a lot like junior high dating.
The Oklahoman's staff? Let's just say they're pretty skeptical of any talk that Texas is back.
Meanwhile, Randy Riggs of the Austin American-Statesman says this could be Texas' best defense ever.
Paul Myerberg of Pre-Snap Read offers his comprehensive preview of Oklahoma.
How did Oklahoma State end up playing its worst nonconference opponent ever? Jenni Carlson of The Oklahoman tells you. Fair warning: Awful jersey alert.
Baylor quarterback Nick Florence is just a "normal guy," but he's ready for the spotlight, writes Tim Griffin of the San Antonio Express-News.
Gary Patterson is getting ready to coach the youngest team he's ever had, with just 23 juniors and seniors combined, writes Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
The Longhorn Network is working on distribution deals with major cable companies.
Dayne Crist's career has seen twists and turns, and now, he's got one last chance to put it together at Kansas, writes Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star. He also tracks Charlie Weis' unlikely path from where his career began all the way to KU.
A.J. Klein and Jake Knott, meanwhile, are ready to try to take their place in Iowa State history, writes Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register.
Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal gets you more familiar with a name you need to know at Texas Tech.
Ed Wesley is gone, but TCU's Waymon James is out to prove the running game will still be productive.
Oklahoma receiver Kenny Stills is an individual helping OU's team success, and he's comfortable doing so in his own skin, writes Jason Kersey of The Oklahoman.
Speed offers more options inside the red zone for Texas Tech, writes the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal's Nick Kosmider.
Who are the best coaches in Austin? The answer might surprise you.
Ken Corbitt of the Topeka Capital-Journal tells you all about the athletic facility upgrades at Kansas State.
Mike Gundy hasn't talked to his new quarterback about their shared experiences as freshmen.