Before we do anything else, we recorded Episode 8 of OurDailyPodcast last night, and Peter is already working on getting it edited and ready to go. I have to say, with special guest Bill Connelly on the show, it might be the best yet with which I was involved. I couldn't be happier with how things are turning out in that regard, and for those wondering if we might be able to split things up a bit, you could be getting your wish very soon!
As for everything else, let's get right to the news...
Full college football TV schedule guide, Week 6: Big Ten, Pac-12 rule the night - SBNation.com
It's okay if you take the afternoon off, but the evening's legit.
Navy vs. Air Force and Army vs. Boston College will go on as scheduled - SBNation.com
After fears the government shutdown would wipe out their slates, the service academies will be able to play their regular schedule this week.
What's wrong with Notre Dame, and where's the offense go from here? - SBNation.com
A month into the season, Notre Dame is still trying to figure out its offensive identity. The running game showed promise against Oklahoma, but the passing game was disastrous mix of well-covered receivers and empty backfields. What now?
Which coaching candidate could USC and Texas end up fighting over? - SBNation.com
Arguably the two biggest jobs in college football are almost certain to be available at the same time. Which candidate might they end up battling over?
Week 6 college football picks: Ohio State-Northwestern shootout, ASU over Irish and more - SBNation.com
Presenting the week's best college football bets. Also, you can watch Dan Rubenstein break down the weekend's biggest games while enjoying some delicious sandwiches. Don't you like sandwiches?
BIG 12 STUFF
Previewing Iowa State's offense - Burnt Orange Nation
How much of a challenge will the Cyclones provide the Longhorns when they have the football?
The All-Big 12 recruit team, September edition: Texas still dominant - SBNation.com
With 10 commits on the September All-Big 12 recruit team, the Texas Longhorns are still the class of the conference.
Big 12 predictions: Week 6 - ESPN
Like the Steelers and Vikings, I crossed the pond to find this week’s guest picker, David in England. David’s submission: Hi there guys!
Ash's absence raises questions for Texas - ESPN
AUSTIN, Texas -- Just when Texas’ quarterback issues seem close to being settled again, more bad news arrives. David Ash will not play Thursday
Big 12 chat wrap: Baylor University, Blake Bell, upset alert? - ESPN
Thanks for all of your questions during today's chat. You can read the full transcript here.
Not that much today, which is a little weird.
Baylor defense cashing in its bonuses - WacoTrib.com: Baylor Bears Football
Scoring defensive touchdowns isn’t the point. It’s not even close to the point.
WBB Duo Honored by Big 12 Coaches - Baylor Bears Official Athletic Site - BaylorBears.com
Baylor is well-represented in the preseason All-Big 12 Conference awards as announced by the league today. Odyssey Sims and Ieshia Small were two of three players selected by the head coaches for 2013-14 women's basketball season preseason recognition.
Bears Battle Comes up Short in Four-Set Loss to #4 Texas - Baylor Bears Official Athletic Site - BaylorBears.com
The No. 4-ranked Texas Longhorns spoiled Baylor's largest volleyball crowd in history by defeating the home team in four sets, 25-17, 25-21, 23-25, 25-19
Can't Make It To The Case? - Baylor Bears Official Athletic Site - BaylorBears.com
Can't make it to Floyd Casey Stadium for Baylor football's game vs.West Virginia? Find out how to get your fix of BU football with our fan connection central.
Dana Holgorsen on #Baylor: "They’re much more up-tempo than Oklahoma State. High-scoring is in their nature." #WVU http://t.co/O7pcWISjAK— Craig Smoak (@CraigSmoak) October 3, 2013
This entire GTA video is like the Baylor offense in car chase form. http://t.co/h6OFRImX3B— edsbs (@edsbs) October 2, 2013
"@mitchsmith67: Baylor cover the 27 point spread against wvu?" That's too many points with the way WVU playing defense.— Kirk Herbstreit (@KirkHerbstreit) October 3, 2013
Save that one.
And that's just about it...