Texas A&M is gone, so does that give the Red River Rivalry a little more juice in the state of Texas? Jenni Carlson of The Oklahoman asks around.
The game will never move to prime time. You won't hear the cut-and-dry reason at the core very often, but it's simple: Alcohol.
B.J. Finney has found a home at the heart of Kansas State's powerful offensive line, writes Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle.
Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star looks back at Oklahoma State star Joseph Randle's Kansas roots.
Baylor receiver Terrance Williams is proving he's capable of being a No. 1 target, writes John Werner of the Waco Tribune-Herald.
Josh Lenz's big game against TCU has turned heads across the league, writes Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register.
J.W. Walsh isn't giving his outside receivers a whole lot of love, writes Gina Mizell of The Oklahoman.
Is Kansas ready for Oklahoma State's tempo? Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal-World tackles the problem.
Texas' Mykkele Thompson moved from quarterback to the secondary, and he's made a big impact, writes Austin Laymance in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
Iowa State is looking forward to a physical matchup with a team that looks more like the one ISU sees in the mirror.
West Virginia's not expecting many risks from the Texas Tech defense, writes Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail.
How can Texas Tech slow down Geno Smith? Nick Kosmider of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal looks inside the Red Raiders' efforts.
Former Penn State kicker Anthony Fera is finally pain free and ready to offer Texas a solution in special teams, writes Chuck Carlton of the Dallas Morning News.