7/6 BAYLOR (4-0, 1-0) at NR/RV TEXAS (2-2, 1-0)
Oct. 4, 2014 | 2:30 p.m. CT
Austin, Texas | DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium (100,119)
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OPPONENT: Texas Longhorns
ODB GAME HUB: Baylor Bears vs. Texas Longhorns 2014
ODB PREVIEW/PREDICTION THREAD: Baylor vs. Texas
ADVANCED STATS PREVIEW: Baylor vs. Texas
ROLL CALL: Baylor vs. Texas
FIRST LOOK: Baylor vs. Texas
ODB PREDICTS: Baylor vs. Texas
MEET THE PRESS: Baylor vs. Texas
SB NATION BLOG: Two, at right
SPREAD: Baylor -15 (Open: Baylor -12.5)
TV COVERAGE: ABC
WEATHER FORECAST: High today of 81F
BAYLOR UNIFORMS: Road Traditional
SB Nation Texas Preview
Bears vs Longhorns coverage
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First, to the more general stuff to help you get through the day:
Week 6 college football schedule, scores, fun stuff and more - SBNation.com
The college football season's biggest weekend so far kicked off with unbeaten teams going down on Thursday and Friday. And Saturday's gonna be insane.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL GAMBLING: Week 6's 24 best bets, heavy on defense - SBNation.com
Welcome back to our weekly college football gambling column. It's called COLLEGE FOOTBALL GAMBLING.
Week 6 college football TV/streaming schedule guide: Top-15 shakeup comin' - SBNation.com
Saturday features wall-to-wall SEC West greatness, but don't count out some other huge matchups in the afternoon and evening.
Now, Baylor stuff, specifically:
Hometown steal: From UT’s backyard, Spencer Drango stuck with Bears - WacoTrib.com: Baylor Bears Football
As the 2011 national signing day approached, Texas Longhorns recruiters put the full-court press on Spencer Drango.
Bears, Petty prepare to avoid UT’s pickpockets - WacoTrib.com: Baylor Bears Football
Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty didn’t become a Heisman Trophy candidate with just his accuracy and big arm.
Prediction: Baylor’s offense does its thing, defense dominates in statement win over Texas | Dallas Morning News
Charlie Strong has ‘full support’ of Texas regents | CollegeFootballTalk
The Texas Board of Regents decided to publicly announce a dreaded vote of confidence in head coach Charlie Strong the night before the Longhorns face the No. 7 Baylor Bears.
UT must find a way to slow Baylor's Petty-led offense - Houston Chronicle
[...] spitting sarcasm, defensive coordinator Vance Bedford acknowledged the hopelessness of the Longhorns' predicament. Making matters worse, the Longhorns have lost seven consecutive home games to ranked opponents, and they're 4-16 overall against teams in the Associated Press Top 25 since 2010.
Ground game churning: Baylor rushing attack finds footing after sluggish start - WacoTrib.com: Baylor Bears Football
Troy Baker, Spencer Drango and their pals along the offensive line weren’t too happy. If anything, they were downright surly.
Baylor's retooled D-line a perfect match for super-charged offense - Houston Chronicle
Some might consider Baylor's explosive offense a curse for the Bears' defensive unit. [...] veteran Baylor defensive coordinator Phil Bennett has been clear that big scoring totals aren't the only thing the Bears are known for heading into Saturday's game at Texas.
Baylor Bears LB Bryce Hager converts famous Texas dad -- for now - ESPN
Until son Breckyn plays at Texas, "There's only one game I want the Horns to lose," Britt said, "and that's Baylor."
TWEETS TWEETS TWEETS TWEETS
"Baylor is trying to extend the streak ... They've owned the Lone Star State. They've won 15 straight games in Texas." -- @cbfowler. #SicEm— OurDailyBears (@OurDailyBears) October 4, 2014
Texas' last 3 home losses have been by a combined 80 points. #TheBearFacts— College GameDay (@CollegeGameDay) October 4, 2014
ICYMI, #SicUT coverage map, WatchESPN (http://t.co/3x4qydn1h5) and ESPN GamePlan (http://t.co/QPDF43mYe8). pic.twitter.com/Wu0vqWYkFb— Baylor Football (@BUFootball) October 4, 2014
I figured this was necessary. For your listening pleasure - #NowPlaying #TurnUp for Texas - Gameday Playlist 10/4 http://t.co/zTt4ZHhCKk— Beats By Drago (@BeatsByDrago) October 4, 2014
#HottyToddy y'all. pic.twitter.com/79aTlWMztP— College GameDay (@CollegeGameDay) October 4, 2014
Temple's Chad President, a Baylor commit, has a call for tomorrow: "I'm predicting a blowout. It's going to be close in the 1st half..."— Danny Davis (@aasdanny) October 4, 2014
Per http://t.co/i3J0vxE9cK, 11 NFL teams will watch @BUFootball vs. Texas tomorrow, only 2 at A&M-Mississippi State. http://t.co/gMPy1nqbM2— OurDailyBears (@OurDailyBears) October 4, 2014
Another #BUBattleRoyale incentive 4 young alums: MT @OurDailyBears: Donate to @Baylor, get credit in next hype video! http://t.co/Rtso0Jdid1— Baylor Proud (@BaylorProud) October 4, 2014
AP Top 25 is 0-2 heading into today. Six ranked head-to-heads today. This is the anticipation the NFL will never match.— Keith Fletcher (@FSFletch) October 4, 2014
#Texas an underdog vs. Baylor? "You wish you were playing Podunk U, but we're not." @statesman http://t.co/TZf2WtTDkl pic.twitter.com/cAq6XKpgJk— Brian Davis (@BDavisAAS) October 4, 2014
GOOD MORNING. GAMEDAY has arrived. #SicUT at 2:30 p.m. on ABC. pic.twitter.com/kv0RHTerpZ— Baylor Football (@BUFootball) October 4, 2014
LET'S DO THIS.