The Big 12 continues to be represented on Mel Kiper Jr.'s lists of 2015 NFL prospects. The ESPN NFL draft expert released his list of the top receiver and cornerback prospects for 2015, with four Big 12 players earning a spots.
about 98 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Texas Longhorns
Only one Big 12 player is projected to be an first-team All-American on Phil Steele's Preseason All-American teams, which were released on ESPN.com on Friday. The conference had 13 players earn honors on the four preseason All-American squads selected by Steele.
about 103 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Texas Longhorns
We've broken down the Big 12's returning talent in a variety of ways this spring, but here's one more factor worth considering: experience. There's no perfect way to capture how experienced a team is or estimate how that will affect its fortunes in 2014.
Before Texas begins its first season under Charlie Strong, we're taking a deep dive into all the talent he inherits in 2014. Our Burnt Orange Breakdown series will take a closer look at each scholarship player returning this fall and what we can expect from them.
Though the 2014 NFL draft ended just last weekend, ESPN Insider Todd McShay posted his way-too-early 2015 mock draft on Wednesday. McShay had three Big 12 players going in his mock first round: Baylor QB Bryce Petty 15th overall to the Houston Texans, TCU DE Devonte Fields 25th overall to the San Francisco 49ers and Oklahoma LB Eric Striker 29th overall to the Green Bay Packers.
about 125 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Following up on NFL draft weekend, we've been conducting our own draft, picking from current Big 12 players to fill out three 22-man lineups. Below is a recap of the first 15 rounds of the draft from the past two days, followed by rounds 16-22.
about 126 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
The NFL draft came and went it, but we thought it would be fun -- and possibly revealing -- to conduct a draft of our own of returning Big 12 players. We stole a version of this idea from our colleagues at the ACC blog, who apparently had stolen it before that from the guys over at the Big Ten site.
about 128 days ago | ESPN.com staff | Texas Longhorns
With spring ball done, we've been re-examining and re-ranking the positional situations of every Big 12 team. Wednesday, we finish up with defensive backs. Once again, these outlooks could look different in August.
about 133 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns