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Texas vs. Baylor – Game Time, TV Schedule, Line, Preview, Predictions

YouTube/Texas Baylor, a team that many believe is in the running to be selected for this year’s College Football Playoff, hasn’t faced very stiff competition so far this year – the Bears have beaten SMU, Northwestern State, Buffalo and Iowa State. That all changes this Saturday, when they head to Austin to take on Texas. No, these aren’t your Longhorns of old, but they do...
Via College Spun
54 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Fuller Tabbed As Defensive Rookie Of The Year Favorite

The Chicago Bears couldn’t be more thrilled with the start of rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller on defense.  Apparently others have taken notice too.  With the first quarter of the season in the books, NFL Media analyst Bucky Brooks decided to pinpoint the current favorites to win every prominent league award from MVP to Coach of the Year and of course rookies of the year.  While...
Via Sports Mockery
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears Are Now One of the Big Dogs But Are They the Lead?

Some folks may still look at Baylor as the lap dog of college football like the team was for years, but that is far from the truth nowadays.@Nick_Pants/TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Baylor-Texas Preview

Baylor has risen to the Big 12's upper echelon after struggling at the bottom for more than a decade. Some Texas players still don't see it that way. The seventh-ranked Bears will look to continue their impressive start and command more respect from the rival Longhorns on Saturday in Austin. Baylor (4-0, 1-0) went 43-117 overall in its first 14 seasons in the Big 12. The...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Texas WR: “Baylor is Still Baylor, We’re Still Texas”

Texas WR John Harris somehow thought it would be a good idea to talk trash about the 7th ranked Baylor Bears five days before they head down to Austin to take on the Longhorns. Texas WR John Harris on Saturday foe: "They're still Baylor. Just because they started playing better, good for them. We're still Texas." — Chuck Carlton (@ChuckCarltonDMN) September 29...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor quietly dominates Iowa State 49-28

AMES, Iowa (AP) Baylor's expectations have gotten so high that a 21-point road win in the Big 12 was greeted with a collective shrug. But the Bears (4-0, 1-0) quietly dominated Iowa State on Saturday in a 49-28 win that wasn't as close as the final score indicated. Baylor wide receivers Antwan Goodley and Corey Coleman combined for 18 catches, 268 yards and a touchdown in...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 7 Baylor cruises past Iowa State

AMES, Iowa (AP) - Baylor didn't need receivers Antwan Goodley or Corey Coleman to blow out its first three opponents. Now healthy, the pair should help the seventh-ranked Bears maintain their explosive attack in Big 12 play. Bryce Petty threw for 336 yards and a touchdown and ran for two more scores to help Baylor cruise past Iowa State 49-28 in its league opener Saturday night...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 7 Baylor cruises past Iowa State

AMES, Iowa (AP) - Baylor didn't need receivers Antwan Goodley or Corey Coleman to blow out its first three opponents. Now healthy, the pair should help the seventh-ranked Bears maintain their explosive attack in Big 12 play. Bryce Petty threw for 336 yards and a touchdown and ran for two more scores to help Baylor cruise past Iowa State 49-28 in its league opener Saturday night...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Petty shines, No. 7 Baylor cruises past Iowa State in Big 12 opener

AMES, Iowa -- Bryce Petty threw for 336 yards and a touchdown and ran for a pair of TDs as seventh-ranked Baylor cruised past Iowa State 49-28 in its Big 12 opener Saturday night. Shock Linwood had three TDs rushing for the Bears (4-0, 1-0 Big 12), who have started 4-0 in back-to-back seasons for the first time in 76 years. Baylor's first game against a Power 5 school was a bit...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 7 Baylor cruises past Iowa State 49-28

AMES, Iowa (AP) Bryce Petty threw for 336 yards and a touchdown and ran for a pair of TDs as seventh-ranked Baylor cruised past Iowa State 49-28 in its Big 12 opener Saturday night. Shock Linwood had three TDs rushing for the Bears (4-0, 1-0 Big 12), who have started 4-0 in back-to-back seasons for the first time in 76 years. Baylor's first game against a Power 5 school was...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Fuller Wins Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week

The Chicago Bears’ rookie cornerback has added another award to his mantel. Rookie of the Week Chicago Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller registered an interception, two forced fumbles and seven tackles in the Bears‘ Week 3 win over the Jets. For that, he’s your Pepsi Rookie of the Week. This comes shortly after his NFC Defensive Player of the Week honor against San Francisco the...
Via Sports Mockery
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Ditka Compares Kyle Fuller To Former Chicago Bears Pro Bowler

Mike Ditka recently compared Kyle Fuller to a former Chicago Bears great. In his normal segment with the Chicago Sun-Times, “Four Downs with Ditka“, Iron Mike was asked who a good comparison for Kyle Fuller would be … ironically Da Coach compared him to a safety rather than a cornerback. Speaking of Fuller, is there a former Bears player he reminds you of? “I think he’s...
Via Sports Mockery
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Explosive Baylor opens Big 12 play at Iowa State

AMES, Iowa (AP) Quarterback Bryce Petty and the Baylor offense victimized plenty of Big 12 opponents during a record-setting 2013. None got it worse than Iowa State. Baylor handed the Cyclones the biggest loss in their history, a 71-7 blowout that diminished whatever hope Iowa State had for a decent season. The Cyclones (1-2, 0-1 Big 12) get a chance at payback Saturday at home...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears at Iowa Stte Cyclones: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

The Baylor Bears will hit the road on Saturday as they take on the Iowa State Cyclones. Known for putting up points No. 7 Baylor (3-0) will look to knock off Iowa State. (1-2) Coverage of this game will air on FOX beginning at 8:00 pm ET from Jack Trice Stadium in Ames, IA. The Odds: The Baylor Bears are a 21.5 point favorite against the Iowa State Cycles. The over/under for this...
Via Tireball.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Breckyn Hager switches football commit from Baylor to Texas

Austin Westlake High School senior linebacker Breckyn Hager has switched his verbal commitment from Baylor to Texas. Hager is the younger brother of Baylor senior linebacker Bryce Hager, who also played high school football at Austin Westlake. Their father is Britt Hager who was an All-America linebacker for Texas in 1988 and went on to play nine seasons in the NFL.
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

In Big 12, No. 7 Baylor looks to snap Iowa St skid

Things to watch in Week 5 of the Big 12 season, the first of 11 consecutive weeks when there will be at least three conference matchups, and the last with more than one non-conference game. GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 7 Baylor at Iowa State. Yes, the Bears (3-0) are three-touchdown favorites going to Ames, Iowa, for their Big 12 opener, but they have lost their last two trips there. The...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Big 12 Basketball Preview: #6 Baylor Bears

The Sports Bank’s college basketball season previews undergo a face lift this season. Rather than counting down the top 111 teams in 111 days, we will go conference-by-conference.  I’ve already counted down the Pac-12 and now we turn our attention to the Big 12. The Baylor Bears lose three of their top four scorers from a year ago and hope the addition of six new faces can...
Via The Sports Bank
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor-Iowa St. Preview

Even while short-handed, Baylor's high-powered offense was virtually unstoppable in its prelude to the Big 12 season. Stiffer competition might keep the seventh-ranked Bears from duplicating their recent performances, but they could get some key players back for their conference opener at Iowa State on Saturday night. Baylor (3-0) had last week off after outscoring opponents...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Fuller Ranked #1

Currently, Kyle Fuller is the #1 ranked cornerback in the NFL according to Pro Football Focus. The rookie out of Virginia Tech has performed exceptionally well in back-to-back nationally televised games which has raised his stock considerably. Fun Facts: Fuller leads the NFL with three interceptions, Chris Conte is tied for second with two. Fuller is the #1 ranked cornerback on...
Via Sports Mockery
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa St's secondary improving with Baylor on tap

AMES, Iowa (AP) Baylor's 71-7 dismantling of Iowa State last season was the worst loss in program history. An improved secondary should help the Cyclones avoid being embarrassed like that again on Saturday. Iowa State's young defensive backs, once a major question mark, have played surprisingly well so far. Iowa State (1-2, 0-1 Big 12) is one of just six teams in the country...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets Fan Drops Calm F-Bomb After Kyle Fuller Interception

This female Jets fan dropped the calmest f-bomb after Kyle Fuller's interception during the Bears-Jets game on Monday night.
Via Gamedayr
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Fuller Making A Case For NFL Rookie of the Year

The Chicago Bears won another big road game and their 1st round pick Kyle Fuller was at the heart of it again.  Is he a front runner for Rookie of the Year? Phil Emery Looks Better and Betters As Fuller Shines A lot of people criticized Bears GM Phil Emery when he decided to take Virginia Tech product Kyle Fuller.  While nobody doubted that the young cornerback had talent, the...
Via Sports Mockery
8 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 7 Baylor expects to get Goodley back this week

WACO, Texas (AP) Seventh-ranked Baylor expects to get top receiver Antwan Goodley and some other injured players back for its Big 12 Conference opener. Coach Art Briles said Monday that he expects that Goodley, receiver Corey Coleman and running back Devin Chafin ''will be in the mix'' when the Bears (3-0) play at Iowa State on Saturday night. All worked out during...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Kyle Fuller Is NFC Defensive Player of Week

When he was drafted by the Chicago Bears back in May, Kyle Fuller was met initially with quiet optimism.  His limited preseason and uneventful opener did nothing to sway fans or analysts one way or the other as to whether he had a boom or bust in his future.  Then, on a prime time game in San Francisco, a place the Bears hadn’t won a game for nearly three decades, the rookie...
Via Sports Mockery
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Fuller called upon to make crucial welcoming to the NFL

It would be very easy to write an article that calls out a rookie or backup player, calling for them to rise up and step in after a star player comes out. It would be too simple to do that for Chicago Bears rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller. Fuller, who was the team’s first-round pick in […]
Via Full Scale Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss
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