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  • Matt Rhule's rejuvenation of Baylor reaches a roadblock in Big 12 kingpin Oklahoma

    CBS Sports "That night almost three years ago, Matt Rhule worked the room. Well, it was actually a private suite at Phoenix's Chase Field filled with Baylor administrators, friends and significant others watching the Cactus Bowl below.  Whatever was going on that night in Baylor's..." November 14

  • Most Compelling Match-ups In College Football Week 11

    Sportsnaut "November is here, and with it comes the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season ahead of Week 11. Those rankings won’t stand for long, though, thanks to some outstanding matchups this weekend. The biggest game of the college football season so far is taking place..." November 08

  • Baylor freshman charged with manslaughter after fatal car crash

    Yahoo! Sports "Baylor freshman Logan Compton was arrested Friday on a manslaughter charge over a fatal car crash on June 16, according to Christopher Shadrock of Waco’s KWTX. The incident reportedly occurred in a heavy rain on State Highway 6, in which Compton lost control of..." November 02

  • College football winners and losers: Parsing through the remaining unbeatens

    Washington Post "It’s down to a dozen. At the midpoint of the regular season (seven full weeks in the books, seven more to come before the conference title games), there are 12 undefeated teams left in the FBS. Not all unblemished records are the same, and some of those perfect teams have far..." October 19

  • Baylor LB Clay Johnston to miss rest of the season with knee injury

    NBC Sports "If No. 18 Baylor is going to continue their remarkable pursuit of a Big 12 title in 2019, they’re going to have to do it without their best defensive player. A school official confirmed to the Dallas Morning News on Sunday that senior linebacker Clay..." October 14

  • Baylor AD Mack Rhoades gets new 10-year contract

    Dallas Morning News "Just days after reaching a contract extension with head football coach Matt Rhule, Baylor has done the same with athletic director Mack Rhoades. Rhoades' new contract is a 10-year deal that will run until July 31, 2029, with two automatic, one-year extensions as mutually..." October 03

  • Baylor's Matt Rhule signs contract extension through 2027 season

    Dallas Morning News "Baylor has extended the contract of football coach Matt Rhule on a deal that will run through March 31, 2028, the school announced Sunday night. In his third season, Rhule has Baylor off to a 4-0 start and receiving votes in the AP Top 25 following a 23-21 last-minute win over Iowa..." September 30

  • The 10 college football coaches with the hottest of hot seats entering the season

    USA Today "For every head coach with rock-solid job security — Dabo Swinney and Nick Saban, to name two — there are a couple of dozen firmly on the hot seat heading into the 2019 season. One name in particular stands out: Southern California coach Clay Helton. On the heels of last..." August 19

  • 25 Names You Need to Watch for 2019 College Football Season

    Bleacher Report "Heading into the 2019 season, there is a general consensus on the top players in college football. However, the order changes a bit when thinking about the most noteworthy. We've highlighted 25 names you should prepare to hear constantly this campaign. Many of them are..." August 15

  • Embattled ex-Baylor coach Art Briles hired as football coach at Texas high school

    CBS Sports "Art Briles has a new home coaching football, and it's back in the state where it all started. The Mt. Vernon (Texas) Independent School district announced Friday that the former coach of the Baylor Bears has agreed to a two-year contract to coach its football team. "I began..." May 25