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BAYLOR RUMORS & GOSSIP

Baylor expected to get three WRs back for ISU game

Not that it actually needed them, but Baylor was down all four of its leading returning wide receivers from 2013 for last Friday’s 63-12 romp over Buffalo. For the Bears’ next game, they should be back to near full-strength in the receiving corps. On his teleconference Monday, head coach Art Briles confirmed that Antwan Goodley (pictured), Corey Coleman and Clay Fuller will...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Petty tosses 4 TDs in return to lead Baylor past Buffalo

AMHERST, N.Y. -- Bryce Petty threw four touchdown passes, leading No. 8 Baylor to a 63-21 victory against Buffalo on Friday night. Petty went 23 of 34 for 416 yards through three quarters, and Shock Linwood had 98 yards rushing and two touchdowns for Baylor (3-0). Hawthorne Lynx and Jay Lee each caught two touchdowns passes. It was Petty's first game since he cracked two small...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft: Baylor vs. Buffalo Scouting Preview

Thankfully for the reigning Big 12 Champion Baylor Bears, the injuries sustained week one against SMU won’t hamper their college football playoff hopes. Bryce Petty returns this week, while their receiving corps should return to full health for conference play. That being said, Buffalo should come into this game embarrassed about how things went down a year ago. After scoring the...
Via Optimum Scouting
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor QB Bryce Petty to play Friday vs. Buffalo

WACO, Texas -- Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty will return to the lineup when the eighth-ranked Bears play at Buffalo on Friday night. Coach Art Briles says Petty should be able to go after missing Baylor's last game with two cracked small bones in his back. Petty was hurt on the first series of the season opener, and didn't dress out for Saturday night's 70-6 victory...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers Worked Out Former Redskins RB Lache Seastrunk

  Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Packers brought in former Redskins RB Lache Seastrunk on Monday. Seastrunk was among the Redskins’ final roster cuts last a little over a week ago as they trimmed their roster down to 53 players. Many felt as though Washington could sign him to their practice squad, but this is the first reported interest since he was placed on waivers....
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears Expected To Sign S Ahmad Dixon Off Vikings’ Practice Squad

  Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports that the Bears are expected to add some safety help in the form of S Ahmad Dixon, who is on the Vikings’ practice squad. Dixon, 23, was taken in the seventh round of this year’s NFL draft by the Cowboys. However, he was unable to make the team out of training camp and was among their final roster cuts. The Vikings later added him...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Petty Will Miss Baylor’s Game vs. Northwestern State Due To A Back Injury

On Monday, Baylor star quarterback Bryce Petty was ruled day-to-day with a rather horrific sounding back injury. While Petty has said that he planned on trying to play during the Bears’ game against Northwestern State, the school announced today that it will be without the services of its Heisman caliber quarterback. Injury update. Will not play tonight: BPetty, AGoodley, CColeman...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears vs. Northwestern State Demons: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

The Baylor Bears and Northwestern State Demons will square off against each other on Saturday. For No. 10 Baylor this offers a chance to go 2-0. For Northwestern State we can only assume it is a cash grab. Coverage of the contest between Baylor and Northwestern State is not listed for television yet. The kickoff is set for 7:30 pm ET at McLane Stadium in Waco, TX. The Odds: Seriously...
Via Tireball.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Baylor WR Levi Norwood To Undergo Surgery On Wrist, Out At Least 3 Weeks

The hits keep coming for the Baylor football team.  The Bears, who started the season with a victory against Southern Methodist, are dealing with a back injury to its starting quarterback, Bryce Petty, and now will be without one of their leading wide receivers in Levi Norwood. The Baylor senior wideout injured his wrist against SMU and injury requires surgery. He’ll be out at...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Baylor QB Bryce Petty Is Day-To-Day With Back Injury

Bryce Petty didn’t play during the second half of Baylor’s 45-0 beatdown of Southern Methodist on Sunday night due to a back injury. While there was no indication of exactly what was wrong, Petty was visibly wincing and playing through pain en route to throwing for 161 yards, running for 21 yards, and combining for three touchdowns. Today, according to a report by Dennis Dodd...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears QB Bryce Petty Foolish For Staying in After Getting Hurt Early?

In a system like the one Art Briles runs with the Baylor Bears there is one person that is very important to the success of the offense--the quarterback. Shocker, right? QBs are always important, but when your system is as pass-heavy as Baylor's is your QB needs to be at his best when he's on the field. If he isn't--well, that's not good.So when Baylor's Heisman...
Via FatManWriting
19 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Baylor Bears RB Shock Linwood Plunges Ahead for First Touchdown in McLane Stadium

Baylor wanted to make a splash when it opened up its new $266 million stadium. How better to do that than to be the one football game on Sunday night that the whole country can watch? Of course it didn't hurt that they have a Heisman candidate at quarterbacks leading the most prolific offense in the nation. Wouldn't you know it, but in spite of their passing prowess Baylor...
Via FatManWriting
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Sailgating At McLane Stadium Is Baylor’s Best Tradition

Fans of the Baylor Bears have a new tradition to go with their new stadium. Sailgating is a thing of beauty.
Via Gamedayr
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears vs. SMU Mustangs Betting Odds And Predictions

Betting odds and predictions for the Baylor Bears' game against the SMU Mustangs.
Via Gamedayr
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Art Briles, Bryce Petty Discuss Baylor’s New Stadium, Call It “The Best Stadium In The United States”

Baylor football recently completed construction of its new $250 million football field, McLane Stadium. Ever since it was opened to the team and coaches for the first time on Aug. 16, the stadium has received nothing but rave reviews. Earlier today, Baylor athletics released a video of Bears’ head coach Art Briles and quarterback Bryce Petty discussing the new facility, and the...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss
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