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No. 12 Baylor could have sweet reward without Big 12 title

Baylor's bid for a third consecutive Big 12 title is over. The No. 12 Bears are still in line for a pretty sweet reward if they get to 10 wins again. Already assured of a bowl game for the sixth consecutive season, the Bears could play on New Year's Day for the third year in a row. With No. 3 Oklahoma winning the Big 12 title and likely headed into the four-team College Football...
Via AP on Fox
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

If committee follows own lead, Frogs will leap Bears in new rankings

TCU coach Gary Patterson saw his team take a 28-21 win over Art Briles' Baylor Bears in double overtime last Friday. Kevin Jairaj USA TODAY SportsIt doesn't matter now in the grand scheme of the four-team playoff, but nevertheless it will be interesting to see how the College Football Committee handles TCU this week.The committee has been harsh on the Horned Frogs ever since it dropped...
Via Fox Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Comparing Art Briles’ first 100 games to Baylor’s previous 100

To say that Art Briles has done a terrific job with the Baylor Bears would certainly be an understatement. He came to the school in 2008 after a great career at Houston and since 2010, the team has finished with at least seven wins every year, five straight bowl appearances, and two Big 12 Championships. On Friday, he coached in his 100th game at Baylor. The Bears went on to lose...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears vs. TCU Horned Frogs: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Friday two ranked Big 12 schools face off against one another when the No. 10 Baylor Bears travel to take on the No. 18 TCU Horned Frogs. A win over Oklahoma State has given Baylor (9-1) new life while TCU (9-2) has lost two of its last three games. Coverage of this contest begins at 7:30 pm ET on ESPN at Amon G. Carter Stadium. The Odds: Baylor is a 1.5 point favorite against...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Baylor defense set to Adele’s ‘Hello’ is amazing

The Baylor Bears have been known for having one of the most explosive offenses this season. However, their defense doesn’t get enough credit for what they have done this year. Recently, two radio hosts were discussing Baylor’s defensive stats and they are pretty gaudy. One of the hosts talked about how intimidating it was to study their stats while listening to Adele’s new...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor OC Kendal Briles applies for North Texas job

Five games into the 2015 college football season, the North Texas Mean Green parted ways with head coach Dan McCarney. Since then, there have been plenty of candidates linked to and interested in the job. One of those in consideration has been Baylor Bears offensive coordinator Kendal Briles, the son of head coach Art Briles. Now, Briles has basically confirmed he is interested...
Via Campus Sports Net
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Baylor QB Chris Johnson Throws First Career Touchdown Pass In Relief Of Jarrett Stidham

Chris Johnson had not played this season before being called on to step in for Jarrett Stidham in the second half against Oklahoma State. Stidham was questionable coming into the game, but after rolling his ankle Art Briles had him on the sideline to start the half. That left Johnson, a 6'5" 225 pound sophomore who had been moved back to quarterback when Seth Russell went down.So...
Via FatManWriting
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor to wear ‘Kneeling Cowboy’ decals vs Oklahoma State

Just over a month ago, tragedy struck Stillwater, Oklahoma as a drunk driver ran into a crowd of people at the homecoming parade. Since then, teams around the country have rallied around the city to help them push through the horrific event. The Baylor Bears play the Oklahoma State in Stillwater on Saturday and they will be wearing a special helmet decal, much like other teams have...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

After rough game, Baylor star receiver determined to lead the rebound

Baylor receiver Corey Coleman and the Bears look to rebound Saturday at Oklahoma State. John Rieger USA TODAY SportsAfter his first frustrating week of the season, Corey Coleman is ready to lead No. 10 Baylor's bounce-back Saturday at No. 6 Oklahoma State. Coleman, the nation's leader in touchdowns and yards per game, was held to season lows in catches (three) and yards (51), and...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

No time for Bears to sulk with history, if not playoff, on the line

The Baylor Bears suffered their first loss of the season last week against Oklahoma, but can still grab a share of the Big 12 Conference title. Jerome Miron USA TODAY SportsIn a world where one failure can ruin everything you've set out to attain, rebounding can be a tough deal.That's the situation the Baylor Bears find themselves in this week. Ever since finishing No. 5 in last...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon basketball: Takeaways from the win over Baylor

With news of a fresh Associated Press Top-25 being released Monday afternoon, Oregon basketball found themselves at the #25 spot.  With the ranking we had our first top-25 matchup of the young season as the #20th ranked Baylor Bears traveled to Eugene. Behind the largest ever attendance by the Oregon student section for a non-conference game, the Ducks got off to a hot start....
13 days ago  |  Discuss

AP Voter Admits To Not Having Baylor In Top 25 Following Loss

On Saturday, the Baylor Bears saw their chances of making the college football playoff take a serious hit when they were beaten at home by Big XII foe Oklahoma. In the polls that were released the following day, the Bears dropped down to No. 10 in both the coaches poll and the AP poll. That spot may have been higher, except for the fact that one writer didn’t even have Baylor ranked...
Via Gamedayr
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor’s Terrell Burt, After Being Accused Of Flop: “I Will Never Ever Fake An Injury”

Midway through the fourth quarter of Saturday’s Big 12 showdown between Baylor and Oklahoma, Bears safety Terrell Burt went down with what Kirk Herbstreit, on air, called a “bush league” flop. As it turns out, Burt’s injury was legit, and Herbstreit later apologized for his comments on Twitter. Today, Burt took to the platform, and made sure to let everyone know that he...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Herbstreit Apologizes For Questioning Health Of Injured Baylor Player

During the fourth quarter of Saturday’s game between the Oklahoma Sooners and the Baylor Bears, one member of the Bears’ defense fell to the ground with an injury after being told to do so by teammates and coaches. At the time, many viewers thought he was faking an injury. So did the game’s analyst, ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit … who vocalized his displeasure with the move: ...
Via Gamedayr
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: 400+ Pound Baylor TE LaQuan McGowan With The Touchdown Reception

The Baylor Bears are in a dog fight Saturday night with Oklahoma and will need to have someone step up and make a big play or two if they are going to be able to pull out the win and keep their national title hopes alive. They got one from the largest player on the field--400+ pound tight end LaQuan McGowan.Does anyone else really want to see him catch one around midfield so we can...
Via FatManWriting
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Here Are The Best Signs From ESPN’s College GameDay At Baylor vs. Oklahoma

Things always get a little interesting when ESPN’s College GameDay swings through Tuscaloosa, as Alabama fans again proved last weekend. But this time around, the crew is setting up shop in Waco, Texas, for Baylor’s Big 12 showdown with Oklahoma, Bears fans were determined to prove themselves, and they did not disappoint.  As usual, some of these signs are not safe for work...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Secondary Market Prices For Baylor-OU Skyrocketing Prior to Saturday’s Matchup in Waco

If there’s one shot Oklahoma gets to prove its worth this season, it will come Saturday against Baylor. Recent history has proved otherwise, but the Sooners are every bit a contender as the Bears are in the Big 12 this season. Both schools rank among the Top 25 on the initial College Football Playoff ranking and, alongside Oklahoma State, sit atop the Big 12. Baylor pummeled OU...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor drops hype video for Oklahoma game

The Baylor Bears take on their Big 12 rival Oklahoma Sooners in their #blackOUT game on Saturday, and it is a game that has both conference championship and playoff hopes on the line for both squads. The pressure is on for Baylor, as they are rolling with true freshman Jarrett Stidham at quarterback this weekend once again. Of course, the athletic department dropped a hype video...
Via Campus Sports Net
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Briles evokes Patton on prep; says up to Baylor to reverse tradition

Baylor coach Art Briles leads the No. 6 Baylor Bears against No. 15 Oklahoma on Saturday night. USA TODAY Kevin JairajArt Briles heard it a million times last year after Baylor and TCU were excluded from the College Football Playoff, leaving the Big 12 as the lone Power 5 conference left out.Had Baylor or TCU been Oklahoma or Texas -- a brand name -- they said, the Bears or Horned...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Baylor Freshman Quarterback Throws Amazing Touchdown

No. 6 Baylor is looking for a huge victory over Big 12 opponent Kansas State. Although they boast an undefeated record, the Bears have had one big loss this season: starting quarterback Seth Russell is out for the season after suffering a neck injury. Now, Baylor is trying to make a statement in the playoff race witha new leader, freshman quarterback Jarrett Stidham. What might...
Via Gamedayr
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Should Corey Coleman be in the Heisman conversation?

The Baylor Bears are having a fantastic season with a 7-0 record and being ranked second in the country. The reason why they have gotten off to a fast start is the play of junior quarterback Seth Russell and junior wide receiver Corey Coleman. Russell was receiving consideration for the Heisman and being mentioned in the same breath as TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin and LSU running...
Via Total Sports Live
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Corey Coleman Sets New Career Touchdown Reception Record For Baylor Bears

In case you haven't noticed, Baylor has a heck of a talent at wide receiver in Corey Coleman. He broke the school's single season receiving touchdown record last week and will continue to add to it for the rest of the season. After making a touchdown catch late in the game against Iowa State he broke another Baylor record.This time it was for career touchdown receptions. This one...
Via FatManWriting
October 24, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Baylor LB Taylor Young Plants West Virginia Skylar Howard Into The Turf With Massive Hit

For the last few years the Baylor Bears have established a reputation as one of the best offenses in the country capable of putting up an insane amount of points on any given day. However, in many cases they had no choice but to run up the score because their defense couldn't stop a pee wee team from scoring. It appears that is no longer the case.The Baylor defense has been able...
Via FatManWriting
October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Baylor Released A Very Cool Player’s Perspective Tunnel Entrance Video

The No.5 Baylor Bears moved to 3-0 on the season with a 70-17 thumping of Rice yesterday. If you want to see what it was like to be a Baylor player about to take the field before the game, well Baylor Athletics has a video just for you. Here’s a very cool first-person player’s perspective of the pre-game tunnel entrance. It chronicles from right outside the locker room to being...
Via College Spun
September 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Baylor Releases Epic Intro Video For The 2015 Season

The No. 4 Baylor Bears have become a force to be reckoned with under head coach Art Briles, beating opponents on both sides of the ball. As if one of college football’s most explosive offenses isn’t intimidating enough, their defense can also pack a punch.  But just in case that’s not enough to terrify opponents that step inside McLane Stadium on Saturdays, Baylor’s intro...
Via College Spun
September 13, 2015  |  Discuss

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