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Baylor Bears Position Previews

Baylor Football 2015 Position Previews: CBs

Cornerback as a position of relative certainty and stability? And we're talking about Baylor Football? Yeah, I couldn't believe it, either.

Baylor Football 2015 Position Previews: LBs/NBs

Nine days away from Baylor's kickoff against SMU, we're talking about the first real position of defensive upheaval for the Bears: the linebackers.

Baylor Football 2015 Position Previews: OL/TEs

The Bears get a lot of press for our outstanding skill players, but everything starts up front.

2015 Position Previews: Wide Receivers

We have so many great wideouts, it took me nearly a week to put their preview together. Or something.

Baylor Football 2015 Position Previews: IRs

The first position on our list where Baylor may not have all that much depth is inside receiver, home to possibly the two best receivers in the conference.

Baylor Football 2015 Position Previews: RBs

Led by junior Shock Linwood, Baylor has a deep group of RBs that should help first-year starting QB Seth Russell find his feet with a strong running game.

Baylor Football 2015 Position Previews: QBs

Time to kick off our Position Preview series with the men most likely to drive Art Briles' offensive Ferrari.

2014 Position Previews: Special Teams

We've been accused 'round these parts of not giving special teams their due in the past. That changes today.

2014 Position Previews: Safeties

Our final position on the defense looks at the safety position after the departure of Ahmad Dixon.

2014 Position Previews: Cornerbacks

Phil Bennett's defense has a grand total of 0 career cornerback starts. Problem? Only for the weak.

2014 Position Previews: Nickelbacks -- "Bears"

A year ago, we wondered what we'd do with former safety Sam Holl. Now, we wonder what we'll do without him.

2014 Position Previews: Linebackers

Hoping to get through the rest of the Baylor defense and special teams before we kick off SMU coverage next week, it's time to look at the linebackers.

2014 Position Preview: Defensive Ends

After another day away, we're moving out from the DTs to Shawn Oakman and the defensive ends.

2014 Position Previews: Defensive Tackles

We're moving across the ball today to the defensive tackles, those under-appreciated manbeasts battling it out up front.

2014 Position Previews: OL/TE

Finally time for those hog-mollies up front to get their due.

2014 Position Previews: Wide Receivers

After an unforeseen day delay, the Position Preview series returns with those weapons for which Baylor has become known: the wide receivers.

2014 Position Previews: Inside Receivers

We're breaking things up with the receivers today, looking first at the guys on the inside that help make our offense so lethal.

2014 Position Previews: Running Backs

Another day, another Baylor offensive position group filled with game-breaking talent.

Baylor Football 2014 Position Previews: QBs

With a senior Heisman candidate leading the way, there's not much intrigue at the QB position for Baylor outside of who gets the first chance to back him up.

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Position Previews: Safety

Finally, we get to the position on the defense manned by Ahmad Dixon, the man who, when questioned about Baylor's ability to win the Big 12 this season, so famously replied with a question of his own about God's ability to save a hooker. This has be

Position Previews: Cornerbacks

Led by a solid group of seniors, cornerback is another position where Baylor fans rightfully and reasonably expect improvement going into 2013. What happens when those seniors leave, is anyone's guess.

Position Previews: Nickelbacks -- "Bears"

So we finally get to it-- Sam Holl's position. After a switch in the offseason designed to put both players into spots better-suited for their talents, Holl takes over for Ahmad Dixon as the "Bear" in Baylor's defense.

Position Previews: Linebacker

It's Hump Day for the Baylor Defense! On this Wednesday afternoon, we're looking at arguably the most "known" unit on the team: Baylor's duo of returning starting linebackers (and their backups!).

Position Previews: Defensive Ends

Moving outside today but remaining on the defense, we're looking at defensive ends, where Baylor returns both starters from 2012 and welcomes two high-impact transfers.

Position Previews: Defensive Tackles

The defensive side of the ball beckons as we start a new week in the position previews. My hope is to finish everything up this week, and we start today with the defensive tackles, led by our two starting sophomores.

2013 Position Previews: TEs and OL

Hoping to finish the position previews for the offense before tomorrow's scrimmage and Meet the Bears, today I'm tackling all of the big uglies, including the few that catch passes from time to time.

2013 Position Previews: Wide Receivers

After starting off with two consecutive positions where things are mostly settled, we now head outside to the wide receivers. For the purpose of this preview, I'm going to treat IRs and WRs under the broader heading.

2013 Position Previews: Running Backs

Unarguably the strength of the Baylor offense at the start of the season, Baylor's two returning starting running backs look primed to carry a huge load going into 2013. Behind them, young backs are hungry.

2013 Position Previews: Quarterbacks

Over the next couple of weeks, I hope to tackle each of the major position groups on Baylor's 2013 Depth Chart, giving fans a closer look at where things are and how position battles may be working out. We start today with QB.