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  1. Big 12 all-BCS-era team

    Jake Trotter

    After 16 years, the BCS era is finally over. Next season, college football will have a playoff instead. With the BCS done, we've come up with our Big 12 all-BCS era team (1998-2013) below: Offense QB: Vince Young, Texas (2003-05) -- Young le...

    Blog | January 13, 2014
  2. A look at Big 12's past, future NFL talent

    Carter Strickland

    ESPN draft expert Mel Kiper has two Big 12 players -- Oklahoma's Lane Johnson and Texas' Kenny Vaccaro -- potentially going in the first round of this year's NFL draft. Fellow expert Todd McShay has the same two as Kiper and also is optimistic abo...

    Blog | March 11, 2013
  3. Lunch links: Media days final wrapup

    David Ubben

    Media days come and gone. What was your favorite quote/moment of the week? West Virginia made a big splash at Big 12 Media Days, writes Mike Casazza of the Charleston Daily Mail. Interesting note from Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle. The B...

    Blog | July 25, 2012
  4. The All-Big 12 NFL Team: Defense

    David Ubben

    Yesterday, we tackled the Big 12's best offensive players in the NFL, but today, it's time for the other side of the ball. The rules: Players must be active Players are judged by their current skills The 2012 draft class is not eligible ...

    Blog | May 31, 2012
  5. The Big 12 and NFL draft history

    For just the second time ever, the first round of the NFL draft will be the only part of the draft's first day, set for primetime on Thursday night. This year, the Big 12 could have as many as five first-round picks, and five players from the leag...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  6. A look at the All-Time All-Big 12 team

    David Ubben

    You might have heard something about this, but 2010 is the last season of the Big 12 as we know it. To commemorate the league's run as a 12-team conference, a panel of 20 media members compiled their all-time Big 12 team. Here's who made it, and you ...

    Blog | November 24, 2010
  7. 10 players from Big 12 on Lombardi list

    David Ubben

    The Lombardi Award features my favorite trophy in sports. It's uncluttered, unique, and symbolic of what the award is about, being an immovable object or unstoppable force in the trenches. If you don't know what I'm talking about, here's a photo. ...

    Blog | August 27, 2010
  8. Mailbag: Best games and scariest players

    David Ubben

    Big G in Western Nebraska writes: The Expendables comes out Friday. If you had to make a team of elite warriors using Big 12 players, who would you put on it? Not necessarily an All-Star team, but the toughest, baddest dudes in the conference. Dav...

    Blog | August 13, 2010
  9. A few notes from Austin

    David Ubben

    I suppose the title is somewhat misleading, since I'm actually in College Station today, but nonetheless, here's a few things from my visit to Austin Wednesday. The team's energy is, of course, reaching a crescendo with the spring game on Sunday....

    Blog | April 01, 2010
  10. Instant analysis: Why the past helped shape Jeffcoat's decision t...

    David Ubben

    Jackson Jeffcoat's decision to attend Texas wasn't surprising. Texas coach Mack Brown has rarely lost a commitment from an in-state Texas player that he really wanted. And Jeffcoat's announcement Friday morning continued that trend. Texas' hist...

    Blog | January 29, 2010
  11. Plano West's Jackson Jeffcoat, nation's No. 2 recruit, commits to...

    Jeff Caplan

    Plano West defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat, the nation's No. 2 recruit, commits to Texas.

    Story | Conversation | January 29, 2010
  12. 12 former Big 12 players make NFL Pro Bowl rosters

    David Ubben

    Announcements made this week to tweak the rosters because of injuries and Super Bowl replacements have resulted in 12 former Big 12 players from nine different schools making rosters for the NFL's Pro Bowl Sunday night at Sun Life Stadium in Miami. ...

    Blog | January 27, 2010
  13. My all-Big 12 all-decade team

    David Ubben

    With all of the looking back we've done this week, I couldn't leave without picking my own All-Big 12 all-decade team. It was a tough choice at several positions, but here's my all-decade team. Please feel free to provide any changes you would ...

    Blog | January 22, 2010
  14. Texas' all-decade team

    David Ubben

    Mack Brown revived the glory at Texas in the last decade, claiming at least 10 victories in each of the last nine seasons, including a 25-2 record in the last two seasons. The Longhorns have finished in the top 10 in five of the last six seasons. ...

    Blog | January 21, 2010
  15. Big 12 mailbag: Will Blackshirts be good in 2010 again?

    David Ubben

    I received a slew of comments about some of my early choices for my All-Decade teams across the conference. Hopefully, that will prove as popular during the rest of the week for the rest of the Big 12 teams as they are released. Here's a represent...

    Blog | January 19, 2010
  16. Defensive NFL ROY has Pac-10 flavor

    Ted Miller

    I know this is a day late, but take a gander at this: What do you notice? That the former Pac-10 defensive players went one, two, three in the Defensive Rookie of the Year voting. Not too shabby. Five Pac-10 defensive players are candid...

    Blog | January 07, 2010