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It's "Big 12 or bust" for Baylor this season, reports the Waco Tribune's John Werner. Also, the Bears' defense is hoping to be a lot better this season. And Bryce Petty is ready to take over the explosive BU offense.
Baylor is using the heat to prepare and run its uptempo attack, writes Brice Cherry of the Waco Tribune.
Iowa State hasn't forgotten about its 20-19 comeback win against Northern Iowa in 2011. The Cyclones are using that experience to make sure they don't overlook UNI this weekend, writes Bobby La Gesse of the Ames Tribune.
Teammates have plenty of praise for Kansas quarterback Jake Heaps, reports Matt Tait of the Lawrence Journal World.
You have to be a good learner to play quarterback for Charlie Weis, writes Rustin Dodd of the Wichita Eagle.
North Dakota State provides a bigger test for Kansas State than many people realize, writes Kellis Robinett of the Wichita Eagle.
Is there another Gronk on the horizon at K-State? Corbin McGuire has the story for the Topeka Capital-Journal.
Oklahoma's offensive line has much better depth this season than a year ago, writes John Shinn of the Norman Transcript.
Mississippi State will test Oklahoma State's toughness, writes Gina Mizell of the Oklahoman.
As TCU's showdown with LSU rapidly approaches, the Horned Frogs 'need to relax,' says coach Gary Patterson. Stefan Stevenson has the report for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
J.J. Gaines could be ready to step up in Texas Tech's secondary, writes the Lubbock Journal-Avalanche's Don Williams.
Keep an eye on this freshman running back at West Virginia, writes Bob Hertzel of the Times West Virginian.
A solid Week 1 preview from Athlon Sports.