1 Oklahoma: The Sooners enter 2014 hot off a Sugar Bowl win over Alabama. More impressively, Oklahoma returns nine starters from the league's best defense a year ago.

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:09pm

Using time of possession for drives that resulted in touchdowns, it took Big 12 teams an average of 2 minutes and 22 seconds to get in the end zone last year. That might look like an old man's pace after this season.

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:04pm

OFFENSE FIRST TEAM WR - Antwan Goodley, Baylor Goodley returns as Petty's top target after recording 1,339 yards for 13 touchdowns last season. He averaged 18.9 yards per catch.

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:07pm

The college football world generally can count on Texas Tech winning as many or more games than it loses. That's been the case 20 times in the last 21 years.

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:08pm

After years of controversy over computers rankings, personal debates over which one-loss team was the best and frustration over lack of a college football playoff to determine a true champion, a selection committee of 13 people has been assembled to rank college football teams more accurately and de...

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:03pm

UTEP Figure the Sun Bowl will be loud and rockin' at 10 p.m. Central on a Saturday night. And Miners quarterback Jameill Showers will be fired up seeing Kliff Kingsbury, the coach under whom he trained for a year at Texas A&M.

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:09pm

1. Davis Webb's health: Sure, Kliff Kingsbury seems to work magic with freshman quarterbacks. David Piland. Johnny Manziel. Webb. Baker Mayfield.

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:06pm

He asked in January to play receiver and was turned down. Since then, he's dedicated himself to becoming the best safety he can be, with positive results.

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:55pm

When Davis Webb wanted to map out some Texas Tech passing-game detail this summer with Bradley Marquez, all he had to do was holler. Raising his voice sufficed, at or away from the practice field.

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:00pm

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Cl.-Exp. High School 1 Nigel Bethel II CB 5-9 178 Fr-HS Miami Washington 2 Reginald Davis FL 6-0 192 So-1L Tenaha 2 Andre Ross OLB 6-2 234 Jr-1L Calvert 3 D.J. Polite-Bray SE 5-11 183 So-1L Lithonia, Ga., MLK 3 J.J.

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:02pm