Big 12 Football: Monday Morning One-Liners

Sean MartinCorrespondent ISeptember 27, 2010

LINCOLN, NE - SEPTEMBER 25: Running back Roy Helu Jr. #10 of the Nebraska Cornuskers tries to slip the grip of defensive tackle Jake Steffen #46 of the South Dakota State Jackrabbits during second half action of their game at Memorial Stadium on September 25, 2010 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Nebraska Defeated South Dakota State 17-3. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)
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Baylor responded well to a 35-point loss to TCU by beating Rice before heading into Big 12 play.

This week’s meeting of disappointing teams? Colorado versus Georgia.

Iowa State canceled their 2011 matchup with Utah due to the Big 12’s new scheduling format since the loss of Nebraska and Colorado.

Kansas backup quarterback Kale Pick was injured during Saturday night’s win over New Mexico State.

Check out which Kansas State player one Baltimore Sun writer feels is deserving of Heisman consideration.

What does it mean that Missouri handled Miami (OH) more handily than Florida did?

Nebraska has moved to No. 6 in both the AP and USA Today coaches’ polls.

It is always a good thing when you have confident freshmen, especially heading into conference play.

This week’s matchup between Oklahoma State and Texas A&M will surely be a shootout.

For the first time in 36 consecutive polls, Texas is no longer ranked inside the Top 10.

Texas Tech had its lowest offensive-yardage performance in 20 years in its last game against Texas, while Iowa State is coming off its first shutout in six seasons.