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Friday, September 21, 2012
Lunch links: Origin of Snyder's '16 goals'
By David Ubben
The White House: Most notably where Sinbad lived in the film "First Kid."
Where did Bill Snyder's
sense of discipline and infamous 16 Goals For Success come from?
Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman dug around and found out it was a 4-foot-9 woman that never reached 100 pounds in her life.
will be in the national spotlight for tonight's game
, writes John Werner of the Waco Tribune-Herald.
The challenge ahead of Kansas State's defense
-- stopping Landry Jones -- won't be easy, writes Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle.
The Associated Press profiles Iowa State's
big-time duo at linebacker with A.J. Klein and Jake Knott
Three Big 12 quarterbacks are in
ESPN Insider Brock Huard's national top 10 at the position.
lack of forced turnovers so far has caught the eye
of defensive coordinator Bill Young.
Kansas' passing game
found a brand-new weapon
last week, writes Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star.
When it's all over for Kansas linebacker Anthony McDonald,
he wants to go into the FBI or the CIA
, writes Jesse Newell of the Lawrence Journal-World. Colleague Ivan Maisel has
taken notice of the Jayhawks' defensive improvement.
Get to know Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein
a little better with this profile. And
some extra tidbits about the Wildcats star
. Klein will be featured on College GameDay this weekend.
Here's a preview
The fault for Oklahoma's
struggles with sacks falls on more than just the offensive line
, writes Stephanie Kuzydym of The Oklahoman.
The change in culture at Iowa State is clear
. Jake Calhoun of the Iowa State Daily looks at the issue, with some help from yours truly.
Is Geno Smith
ready to strike the Heisman pose?
Mitch Vingle of the Charleston Gazette talks about Smith's new status as the favorite to do so. For that to happen, his
offensive line has to keep helping him stay clean