Each Big 12 team has needs it must fulfill heading into the 2013 season, but early expectations are still being set nonetheless.
The Kansas State Wildcats and Oklahoma Sooners won the conference last year, but both must find a new starting quarterback and replace over half their starting defense.
While the Baylor Bears finished near the middle of the pack in 2012, they finished as one of the hottest teams in the country and could keep up that momentum in the fall.
And Charlie Weis is entering his second year of the rebuilding project in Lawrence, Kan. In 2013, he'll look to finally put a decent Kansas Jayhawks team on the field.
Here are the power rankings for the Big 12 heading into the summer.