Posted September 20, 2012 on AP on Fox
TCU coach Gary Patterson heard the same thing so many times about going into the Big 12. Despite their success against teams from BCS conferences, including a Rose Bowl victory and No. 2 final ranking only two seasons ago, the coach kept hearing that the Horned Frogs were going to have play ''way over'' their heads and be nearly flawless to beat other Big 12 teams. Then Big 12 newcomer TCU went out in its first conference road game at Kansas last weekend and committed four turnovers, including three fumbles inside the 20 - and still won. ''Now we do it later on, we're probably not (winning),'' Patterson said. While Patterson isn't too concerned about those miscues yet, he knows moving forward in the Big 12 that it's unlikely the 17th-ranked Frogs (2-0) will be able to keep getting away with them like they have been. ''We can't make mistakes like that against good teams,'' said running back Matthew Tucker, who fumbl...
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