Lunch links: Bracing for WVU civility
September, 27, 2012
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
So what you're saying is you have a child-shaped hole in your heart and you wanna stuff a cat into it..
- West Virginia would like its fans to be civil as the first Big 12 opponent rolls into town, writes Dave Boucher of the Charleston Daily Mail.
- How did K-State use its empty backfield against the Sooners? Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle goes back and checks the tape.
- Geno Smith apparently wasn't very good last week? Well, he was still pretty good, writes Dave Hickman of the Charleston Gazette.
- Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman says Oklahoma fans can't give up on 2012 just yet. Granted, Bob Stoops doesn't sound very happy with anybody in Norman right now.
- Guess we know who may succeed Bill Snyder as K-State coach? Collin Klein anybody? Joshua Kinder of the Manhattan Mercury writes about the two's relationship.
- Why does Snyder fly under the rader nationally? What's Bob Stoops' future at Oklahoma? Stewart Mandel of SI.com tackles those questions and more in his Mailbag.
- Is Oklahoma State stable as one of the Big 12's elite programs? This weekend is a good measure, writes John Helsley of The Oklahoman.
- A former Kansas State linebacker is slated to be the new leading man on "The Bachelor."
- Be nice, former Jayhawks.
- Steele Jantz won the ISU QB job again, but he's looking to keep it this year, writes Nick Kosmider of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.
- Baylor is getting used to making appearances in the top 25, showing up in three consecutive seasons for the first time in 36 years.
- Can Baylor's running game pick up the pace? Will Parchman of the Waco Tribune-Herald says the BU backs are off to a slow start.
- Oklahoma's Nila Kasitati nearly died because of his pride, but after heart surgery, he's making an impact for the Sooners, writes Stephanie Kuzydym of The Oklahoman.
- Big 12 play is about to start for Iowa State. Here are the Des Moines Register's 10 players to watch.
- Oklahoma State's offensive line is one of just three in the nation that have yet to give up a sack, writes Kelly Hines of the Tulsa World.
- Can Texas rediscover its Big 12 mojo and return to power?
- The focus for TCU's offense is clear: Limit those giveaways, writes Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
- You're very odd sometimes, Kansas State.
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