Texas and West Virginia have a pair of quarterbacks leading the nation in passer rating. That's no big surprise for the Mountaineers' Geno Smith, who earned a nod as the Big 12 Preseason Player of the Year without playing a down in his new conference.
about 1221 days ago | David Ubben | Texas Longhorns
During the offseason, I ranked Oklahoma's schedule from toughest game to easiest. The Sooners' home date with Kansas State ranked fifth. Almost a month into the season, OU's remaining schedule looks even tougher overall.
about 1226 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
The Big 12 got two swipes (should have been a third in 2011) at the SEC during the league's run of six national titles, but failed on both occasions. Colt McCoy's shoulder suffered a freak injury on a usually harmless hit, and when McCoy trotted to the sideline, the Longhorns' chances of beating Alabama came off the field with him.
about 1268 days ago | David Ubben | Oklahoma Sooners
Today is the next step in a new series on the Big 12 blog that we've never done before. I love predicting the standings from top to bottom, but we're going to do it week by week leading up to the season.
about 1282 days ago | David Ubben | Texas Longhorns