The NFL draft gets underway in a matter of hours so we decided to have a little fun on the Big 12 blog today. The premise: What could things be like if college football, and the Big 12 in particular, acquired players via a draft instead of recruiting?
about 227 days ago | ESPN.com staff | Texas Longhorns
The Dallas Cowboys of the 1990s captured three Super Bowls on the backs of their triplets. Running back Emmitt Smith churned out yardage between the tackles. Wide receiver Michael Irvin hauled in receptions downfield.
about 268 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Since the turn of the millennium, the Big 12 has forged a national identity of elite quarterbacking. In fact, dating back to 2000, the Big 12 had a quarterback become a Heisman finalist in every season but three.
about 300 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
As we wait for the start of spring ball, we'll be examining and ranking the positional situations of every team, beginning Tuesday with quarterback. Some of these outlooks will look different after the spring.
about 306 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Today will be the busiest of the year for fax machines. That's because it's national signing day, and recruits across the country will be faxing in their letters of intent. It's always an exciting day for college football fans.
about 319 days ago | Jake Trotter | NCF On The Trail
The final power rankings of the 2013 season: 1. Oklahoma (11-2, 7-2 Big 12, last week 2): Where did this team come from? The Sooners seemed dead in the water after a 29-point loss at Baylor in early November.
about 340 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Immediately after the national championship game, colleague Mark Schlabach released his Way-Too-Early Top 25. In concert, below is our Way-Too-Early Big 12 power poll. This could change between now and the end of the spring.
about 348 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
More than ever we are seeing a growing number of freshmen make instant impacts across the college football landscape. Here is a look at a few freshmen that could make a difference for their respective Big 12 programs in 2014.
about 452 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail