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No. 10 Baylor shows off dominant defense in opener

WACO, Texas (AP) Offensive-minded Baylor coach Art Briles spent a lot of time during the offseason trying to convince everyone how good he expected the Bears to be on defense. There are plenty of reasons to start believing him after a strong defensive performance by the No. 10 Bears in their season-opening 45-0 win over SMU. ''We had about seven guys returning that had played...
Via AP on Fox
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Baylor QB Petty has 2 cracked small bones in back

WACO, Texas (AP) Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty has two cracked small bones in his back. Petty had an MRI on Monday, a day after taking an early shot to his back and playing only the first half of the 10th-ranked Bears' season-opening 45-0 win over SMU. The diagnosis was two cracked transverse processes, small bones that stick out from each side of a vertebra. Coach Art Briles...
Via AP on Fox
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Source: Baylor QB Petty has two cracks in back, listed day-to-day

Baylor quarterback and Heisman Trophy candidate Bryce Petty suffered two cracked Transverse processes in his back after taking a hit early in Sunday's game against SMU, a source told FOX Sports. The back injury forced Petty to leave at halftime of Baylor's 45-0 win, and the details of the injury were revealed in an MRI on Monday. The source says it is something that heals...
Via Fox Sports
9 hours 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
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Game Day Goulash: Bryce Petty, Georgia, Michigan State, and more.

Game Day Goulash - Labor Day edition.Yes, there's a game today. Miami (Fl.) gets the privileged of being the first opponent of the second Bobby Petrino era at Louisville (8:00 PM ET, ESPN).Bears ride Ponies.  Baylor christened its brand-new $266 million-dollar McLane Stadium with a 45-0 victory over SMU. (The Waco Tribune)I Won't Back Down.Baylor starting quarterback Bryce...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
16 hours 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
1 day 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
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sore Baylor QB Petty out for 2nd half

WACO, Texas (AP) Quarterback Bryce Petty has been pulled from No. 10 Baylor's season opener after taking a shot to the back. Petty was clearly in discomfort several times in the first half against SMU on Sunday night. Seth Russell took over at quarterback after halftime. While it wasn't exactly clear when Petty got hurt, he grabbed at his lower back and side several times...
Via AP on Fox
1 day 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
1 day 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
2 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
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears 2014 Betting Odds

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Via Next Impulse Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

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
11 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
14 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
18 days ago  |  Discuss
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