Thursday, November 11, 2010
Lunch links: Diagnosing the Longhorns
By ESPN.com staff
I'm fine with country music existing and am fine with ignoring it. But when it starts replacing episodes of Modern Family, we've got problems.
- Colorado's search for a coach is going to be akin to shopping for champagne on a beer budget, writes Mark Kiszla of the Denver Post.
- How did Texas' season spiral out of control?
- Chuck Carlton of the Dallas Morning News diagrams four key problems.
- Man defense has Missouri's recievers down, writes Dave Matter of the Columbia Tribune.
- Nebraska's versatile defender, Eric Hagg, is finally getting the recognition he's probably deserved for awhile, writes Mitch Sherman of the Omaha World-Herald.
- There's another Big 12 cornerback named Prince making waves, and he's at Texas Tech, writes Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.
- Kansas' Toben Opurum, the team's leading rusher a year ago, took advantage of his switch to defense in last week's comeback win, writes J. Brady McCollough of the Kansas City Star.
- Oklahoma State's Jonathan Rush has been through a lot in his life, but remained unbreakable, writes Brandon Chatmon of The Oklahoman.
- Kansas State safety Tysyn Hartman's mojo is back after last week's two-interception game, writes Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle.
- Jake Trotter of The Oklahoman runs down Oklahoma's bowl possibilities, offering percentage chances for each destination.
- Oklahoma State offensive coordinator Dana Holgorsen is a whole lot of Mike Leach and a whole lot of Dana Holgorsen, writes Kirk Bohls of the Austin American-Statesman.
- Texas A&M is going for a student attendance record next week against Nebraska.
- Is Iowa State running back Alexander Robinson due for a big day?