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  1. Robert Griffin III, Big 12 drama highlight 2011 college football ...

    Jeff Caplan

    Robert Griffin III's magic and Big 12 drama highlight the year in college football.

    Story | Conversation | December 14, 2011
  2. Houston Astros' switch to AL West is good call

    Jeff Caplan

    The Houston Astros' move to the American League West in 2013 is a decision steeped in logic and a shift that needed to occur. Astros fans won't immediately see it this way. They'll decry the addition of the designated hitter and the loss of the do...

    Blog | November 17, 2011
  3. End of rebel era for TCU Horned Frogs, Boise State Broncos

    Jeff Caplan

    TCU and Boise State will meet for the last time as college football rebels.

    Story | Conversation | November 10, 2011
  4. TCU Horned Frogs put in work and now it's paying off

    Jeff Caplan

    TCU worked hard to earn a Big 12 invitation, but things don't get any easier.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2011
  5. SMU Mustangs get signature win over rival TCU Horned Frogs amid c...

    Jeff Caplan

    SMU's big-conference credibility gained steam with win over rival TCU.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2011
  6. TCU Horned Frogs and SMU Mustangs keep rivalry alive amid realign...

    Jeff Caplan

    Conference rivalries are threatened by realignment, but TCU-SMU endures.

    Story | Conversation | September 27, 2011
  7. TCU Horned Frogs in wait-and-see mode thanks to conference turmoi...

    Jeff Caplan

    TCU is in a holding pattern as conference turmoil threatens the Big East.

    Story | Conversation | September 22, 2011
  8. Mack Brown: Think about the players, parents

    Jeff Caplan

    Texas Longhorns coach Mack Brown first tried to give the pat answer regarding the fluid conference realignment subject. "We are 3-0 and excited about playing an undefeated Iowa State team in two weeks," Brown said during Monday morning's Big 12 co...

    Blog | September 19, 2011
  9. Can Ponies finally capture community?

    Jeff Caplan

    DALLAS -- Disconcerting winds are howling all around the SMU football program. Nationally, college athletics creeps closer to major realignment and threatens to further bury non-BCS conference programs like the Mustangs. SMU coach June Jones said ...

    Blog | August 24, 2011
  10. June Jones, SMU seek stability in shifting landscape

    Jeff Caplan

    June Jones and SMU seek stability as the national landscape keeps shifting.

    Story | Conversation | August 21, 2011
  11. Frogs eye title game as Big East maneuvers

    Jeff Caplan

    As the No. 3 TCU Horned Frogs prepare for their biggest game of the season at the No. 5 Utah Uteson Saturday afternoon, a game that could ultimately vault the winner into the BCS national championship game, TCU's future in the Mountain West Conferenc...

    Blog | November 02, 2010
  12. If BYU gone, MWC must go on offensive

    Jeff Caplan

    If BYU follows Utah out of the Mountain Western Conference, leaving the league considerably weakened with eight teams spread out between San Diego, Laramie, Wyo., and, of course, Fort Worth. BYU will reportedly become an independent in football an...

    Blog | August 18, 2010
  13. Is BYU plotting Mountain West escape?

    Jeff Caplan

    On July 31, Deseret News columnist Dirk Harmon first explored the possibility of BYU bolting the Mountain West Conference and going independent in football. Sound crazy? Actually Harmon addresses some pretty compelling points, most intriguing of whic...

    Blog | August 17, 2010
  14. Turgeon not crazy about 18 league games

    Jeff Caplan

    Many of the Big 12's basketball coaches embraced -- at least publicly on Monday's summer coaches teleconference -- the idea of playing an 18-game conference schedule in which the 10 teams will play everybody twice. With 12 teams, the conference pl...

    Blog | June 28, 2010
  15. Self confident about Big 12's staying power

    Jeff Caplan

    Kansas coach Bill Self believes the Big 12 as 10 is here to stay. He said he's confident that football, college athletics' driving financial force, won't rise up again soon and threaten conference alignment. "That became very apparent that footbal...

    Blog | June 28, 2010
  16. Did Beebe leave door open for expansion?

    Jeff Caplan

    First came this emphatic statement: "We're not looking to expand at all." Those are the words of Big 12 Conference commissioner Dan Beebe on Tuesday as he explained how the Big 12 avoided collapse, emerged richer as 10 and how it plans to move forwar...

    Blog | June 17, 2010