A Big 12 player hasn't won the Thorpe Award (nation's best defensive back) since 2006, but there could be a historic amount of talent in the conference this season. KC Joyner ranks the league's eight favorites to win the Thorpe in 2012.
In the fourth installment of his breakout players series for 2012, ESPN Insider KC Joyner looks at players on the defensive side of the ball who are ready to become household names in college football.
KC Joyner, in his latest installment of CB Corner, takes a look at more struggling/inexperienced cornerbacks to target as the fantasy playoffs grow near. Plenty of widely available receivers will benefit from matchups against bad secondaries.