Would USC really hire this guy? (Photo courtesy: USA Today Sports)
The five biggest stories that CBR is tracking this week:
1. Big 12’s big game.
The game with the biggest national implications this weekend will be taking place in Stillwater, Okla., as Baylor and Oklahoma State square off in what looks to be the Big 12 game of the year. For the Bears, it represents a chance to leap ahead of Ohio State into third place in the BCS rankings.
Both squads breezed to wins last weekend with key offensive weapons on the sidelines: running backs Lache Seastrunk and Glasco Martin for Baylor and wideout Josh Stewart for the Cowboys. The availability of those playmakers this weekend could go a long way towards giving one side an edge. Don’t be surprised if both programs keep their status close to the vest all week.
2. Missouri heads for the finish line.
The Tigers have given college football one of its biggest surprises this year, but a fun run through the SEC now ente...