While nothing is set in stone, it appears that rising junior Seth Russell will be tasked with replacing Bryce Petty at quarterback for the Baylor Bears. Are his teammates worried about his ability to lead the team through a full season? Not particularly. Russell and other Baylor players are very confident in his ability to take the reins from the prolific Petty.
“It’s a huge...
The Big 12 has seen it's two smaller private schools rise above the rest. It wasn't long ago that the likes of Oklahoma and Texas were always the favorites to win the Big 12. Those two former powerhouses still have some work in front of them to catch TCU and Baylor.Baylor finished 2014 with a record of 11-2. The Bears return 18 starters from last year. Both sides of the ball...
Baylor didn't need quarterback Bryce Petty to put up points on Saturday.
Petty sat out a win over Northwestern State with a pair of small broken bones in his back. So the Bears started backup Seth Russell, who threw for 438 yards and five touchdowns in a 70-6 thrashing of the overmatched FCS Demons.
Only Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt (456 yards) threw for more than Russell, who has...
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September 08, 2014
WACO, Texas (AP) Baylor backup quarterback Seth Russell threw for 438 yards and five touchdowns while playing only the first half, freshman KD Cannon caught three of those scores and No. 10 Baylor overwhelmed FCS team Northwestern State 70-6 on Saturday night.
Cannon went streaking past the secondary for TD catches of 50, 81 and 42 yards in the first quarter for the Bears (2-0)...
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September 06, 2014