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The American made a splash as Houston and Temple enjoyed successful seasons. Both quarterbacks are back for those squads. Which other players are indispensable in the conference?
How do coaches think 2016 will go in the AAC? Opposing coaches dish, anonymously, on why Greg Ward Jr. is dominant, how Temple is dangerous and much more from the American Athletic Conference.
FedEx has dangled sponsorship and other revenue to help land Memphis in the Big 12. But the shipping giant's money, and that of other big businesses, might not be enough.
With the Big 12 considering expansion, documents show the conference's composition committee is flirting with Houston, Memphis, UCF and Colorado State.
Notre Dame in the B1G? Boise State in the Pac-12? This is what realignment and expansion should look like, even if it can't. Plus, an epic commitment and more of the best of the week in CFB.
Houston is an up-and-coming Texas-based option. USF-UCF deliver a foothold in Florida. Memphis and BYU have some upside. So if the Big 12 is serious about adding two teams, who's in play?
If the Big 12 decides to expand, Memphis appears to be a likely candidate.
Picking Paxton Lynch was risky business
Sure, drafting Lynch could turn out to be another John Elway stroke of genius that leads the franchise to more glory. But if a conservative development plan isn't followed, it may not be a great situation for Denver. Best/riskiest picks of Round 1 (Insider)
Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer
Paxton Lynch fits the draft and develop narrative. He has the size and tools to play the position, but he isn't ready to take the ball as a rookie. Give him time to transition to a pro offense in Denver.
McShay scouting report: Paxton Lynch
Get to know the newest Bronco, No. 26 overall pick Paxton Lynch. Todd McShay breaks down the former Memphis quarterback.
Bio Blast: Paxton Lynch
Denver moved up to No. 26 to select Paxton Lynch out of Memphis. Lynch had the best TD-INT ratio of any quarterback in the FBS last season.
Taking a look at Lynch
His tools may be raw, but Paxton Lynch's upside is what should tantalize NFL teams, according to his former coach. When you take into account Lynch's size and potential, he could sneak into the top 10 of the first round. College coaches rank QB crop (Insider)
The draft's QB quandary
Christian Hackenberg, Paxton Lynch, Jared Goff, Carson Wentz, or Connor Cook -- if you're an NFL team looking for a quarterback, which one stands out the most? We crunched the numbers to figure out, according to the metrics, which QB is the best bet. QBs by the numbers
Memphis vs Southeast Missouri State Redhawks
Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium - Sat 9/3