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Baylor’s Bryce Petty Should Be a Heisman Trophy Candidate

Bryce Petty of the Baylor Bears may be the best quarterback in all of college football, but he doesn’t garner enough national attention. Despite his play on the field and video game like stats Petty is rarely brought up in comparison to Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota. Petty helped the Bears to an 11-2 record under his first season as a starter. In his first season Petty was...
Via The Front Office News
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Petty's unlikely journey to becoming Baylor's star

Neither one has the number quite right, but the point is the same. “He waited so long to play,” Baylor offensive tackle Spencer Drango says of quarterback Bryce Petty. “Seventeen hundred and 56 days.” Says Petty of his return for a second season as the Bears' starter: “I didn’t wait 1,786 days to play one-and-done.” Actually, Petty went 1,758 days between his final...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor’s New McLane Stadium Is Amazing, Has A Ridiculous Recruit Lounge

It looks like the Baylor Bears put the $260 million for a new stadium to good use. The new McLane Stadium is simply phenomenal and is complete with a ridiculous recruit lounge that allows you to see the field from it. Here’s the hallway recruits walk in: The new recruiting lounge: The view from the […] The post Baylor’s New McLane Stadium Is Amazing, Has A Ridiculous Recruit...
Via Diehardsport
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor University Announces App For In-Game Replays On Mobile Devices

The Baylor Bears are getting ready for the new McLane Stadium and they unveiled a new app for fans to use during games to get replays and stats on their Mobile Devices. They used Extreme Networks to outfit their stadium with the capability of allowing fans better cell phone service. It’s a ground-breaking experience for […] The post Baylor University Announces App For In-Game...
Via Diehardsport
3 days ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Kyle Fuller Injures Ankle Early 1st Quarter

Early in the 1st Quarter in the start of the Bears vs Jaguars preseason game, Kyle Fuller was running to make a tackle and had his ankle stepped on.  He left the game and it was just announced that he will not return to the game. Watch his back ankle in the video. Kyle Fuller exits Bears' preseason game with injury: Bears rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller injured his ankl… http...
Via Sports Mockery
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Bryce Petty Shows Off Impressive Vertical During Baylor Practice

Most college football fans know Bryce Petty as the quarterback that is incredibly effective under center for Baylor’s prolific offense, but not everyone realizes what a tremendous athlete he is. Petty showed a very impressive vertical at Baylor practice, clearing a tall bag with relative ease. According to FOX Sports’ Bryce Feldman, Petty can jump 38 inches, which would be...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor’s New McLane Stadium From A Drone’s View

The Baylor Bears are ready to open their sparkling new football venue. Here's video of the finished McLane Stadium from a drone.
Via Gamedayr
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor QB Bryce Petty poised for another monster season

DALLAS -- The numbers were good enough for Baylor's Bryce Petty last season that head coach Art Briles thought his quarterback deserved a trip to the Heisman Trophy ceremony last December. It didn't happen though as Petty's rise from an unknown commodity to one of the top QBs in the country for one of the top teams didn't merit a trip to New York. That won't be...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

ESPN Invites Isaiah Austin To The ESPY Awards

Ever since his basketball career was cut short by Marfan syndrome, a rare genetic disorder of human connective tissue, different organizations have honored former Baylor center Isaiah Austin. He was “drafted” by the NBA at the 2014 Draft, where Austin was a projected second round pick, and now ESPN has decided to invite Austin to the ESPY Awards. According to a tweet by Bears...
Via College Spun
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears Head Coach Art Briles Sees More to Coaching Than Just Winning

Winning is important to every coach at every level of whatever game they are involved with. At the high school, college, and NFL level it is usually the difference between keeping one's job and updating their resume. More often than not you tend to get paid more if you win as well.So it would come as no surprise if  a coach were to saying winning is what matters most, but Baylor...
Via FatManWriting
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Bryce Petty Posts Hilarious Golf Simulator Mishap On Instagram

Bryce Petty is a Heisman hopeful quarterback and leader of the one college football’s most potent offenses, and by all accounts he’s a really impressive person. One thing he is not, is someone to go golfing with if you don’t want to be hit by flying balls or clubs, apparently.  This video is about a month old, but it’s too good to pass on sharing. Petty went to a golf simulator...
Via College Spun
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears Off-Season Training Video Will Get You Pumped for the Coming Season

We are still a month away from actual practice starting and two from a real football game being played. Yes--depressing news. I know. Baylor Bears head coach Art Briles knows this too and recently decided to do something to appease the fans for at least a moment or two.So he gave us a little something to watch.@SportsDayDFWBriles sent this tweet out in to the world prior to the Fourth...
Via FatManWriting
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Baylor, WR Robbie Rhodes part ways

Baylor and receiver Robbie Rhodes have "parted ways for undisclosed reasons" according to a report from ESPN Radio in Central Texas. Rhodes, a 6-foot, 190-pound native of Fort Worth, Texas came to Baylor as the No. 2 overall receiver in the class of 2012. He earned rave reviews for his performance as a true freshman in preseason camp a year ago, but battled injuries and...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Genetic disorder will keep Baylor star out of NBA

Baylor center Isaiah Austin has been diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, which will end his basketball career. The disorder was discovered during genetic testing in preparation for next week's NBA Draft, where he was likely to be selected. Austin left Baylor after his sophomore year, but coach Scott Drew said he's hopeful the 7-1 Arlington, Texas native will return to campus...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA prospect diagnosed with career-ending condition

Isaiah Austin has been diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, which will end his basketball career just days before the NBA Draft. "This is devastating news, but Isaiah has the best support system anyone could ask for, and he knows that all of Baylor Nation is behind him," head coach Scott Drew said. "His health is the most important thing, and while it's extremely sad...
Via RealGM
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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