They don't actually have to squeeze his head to get him to say 'Holy cow', do they?
Could Iowa State enclose Jack Trice Stadium in the next five years? Randy Peterson of the Des Moines Register explores the possibility.
Former Texas running back Ricky Williams is likely to be the new running backs coach at University of Incarnate Word in San Antonio, reports Rana L. Cash of Sporting News.
Bobby La Gesse of the Ames Tribune writes down five thoughts from the Big 12 preseason poll. Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman has a few, including his shock at Texas' fourth-place spot. He also writes about the NCAA's new targeting ejection rule and its possible impact.
Greg Robinson is back in Austin, this time as a football analyst.
John Hoover of the Tulsa World says the recent media poll is evidence of the changing way people view the conference.
If you want to attend Texas' Fan Appreciation Day, you've got to win a lottery.
Tom Keegan of the Lawrence Journal-World looks at one coach behind Kansas' recent run of juco recruiting success. The Journal-World's Gary Bedore writes about the work of KU's strength coach with a wounded veteran.
Quinton White had a big spring, but will it carry over to the fall? Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal puts him under the microscope.