Friday, November 9, 2012
Lunch links: Good and bad w/ OSU QBs
By David Ubben
We're a Twizzlers family.
- Running back Angelo Pease in a new formation is giving K-State an added option in the running game, writes Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle.
- Actor Matthew McConaughey shares a few thoughts about his relationship with Darrell Royal in the Austin American-Statesman.
- Is OSU quarterback Wes Lunt proving to be injury-prone? The past year suggests so, writes Gina Mizell of The Oklahoman. Still, the Cowboys are overflowing with riches at the quarterback spot.
- Iowa State's linebackers are adjusting to life without Jake Knott. The Cyclones should be on alert for Paul Rhoads' suitors this offseason, writes Kirk Bohls of the Austin American-Statesman.
- Bohls also shares some thoughts on Royal from his wife Edith's perspective.
- Can transfers Jake Heaps and Justin McCay help turn around Kansas football in 2013? They're hoping so, writes Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star. Tom Keegan of the Lawrence Journal-World says help is on the way for the Jayhawks.
- Linebacker Steve Edmond is finding his place in Texas' defense at middle linebacker, writes Randy Riggs of the Austin American-Statesman.
- Speedster Lache Seastrunk is finding his place for Baylor, too, writes John Werner of the Waco Tribune-Herald.
- Jenn Menendez of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette looks at West Virginia's efforts to shake its offensive funk.
- Iowa State and Texas both know what it's like to deal with inconsistency at quarterback, writes Andrew Logue of the Des Moines Register.
- Bill Snyder wants his son to be his successor, but doesn't want his son to be his successor. Wait, what? Bob Lutz of the Wichita Eagle wades into Snyder's confusing recommendation.
- Charlie Weis isn't worried about giving James Sims too many carries, writes Austin Meek of the Topeka Capital-Journal.
- There's at least one bright spot in West Virginia's defense.
- Don Williams of the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal tells you about the difficult journey of Tech safety Chris Yeakey, whose story might get an additional chapter in Lubbock.