Last weekend, the Big 12 had 17 players get taken in the NFL draft. Wonder how they got there? Well, we went back and pulled the ESPN scouting reports on those players while they were still just in high school.
about 804 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Several former Big 12 stars watched their dreams come true with their selection in the NFL draft over the weekend. None of those players went to Texas. The Longhorns did not have a player drafted for the first time since 1937, leaving a lasting memory that could remain in Austin, Texas, until the 2015 draft.
about 806 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
The NFL draft is here. It all begins tonight at 8 p.m. (ET) and the draft will continue through Saturday. Several Big 12 players should be selected in the next three days, so here is a team-by-team NFL draft primer, which includes each school's top prospect, one sleeper/value pick and a list of each potential draftee.
about 810 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Texas Longhorns
Big 12 offenses took a clear step backward in 2013. Poor quarterback play was the main culprit, but the conference's lack of elite signal-callers wasn't the lone reason for the general absence of explosive playmaking in Big 12 stadiums last fall.
about 880 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Texas Longhorns
The NFL scouting combine ended on Tuesday with two former Big 12 stars stealing the headlines on the final day. Oklahoma State cornerback Justin Gilbert and TCU cornerback Jason Verrett were among the top performers, as the NFL hopefuls participated in defensive back drills and performance testing in Indianapolis.
about 881 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Texas Longhorns
Spring football is rapidly approaching. Here's a team-by-team look at what to watch in the Big 12 this spring: Baylor Spring start: Feb. 28 Spring game: April 5 What to watch: Who will replace Lache Seastrunk?
about 883 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Texas Longhorns
There's money to be made this weekend. The NFL combine is underway with on-field workouts beginning on Saturday. The Big 12 has 25 participants in the combine, and several former conference standouts can make themselves some money.
about 886 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Texas Longhorns