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FOXSports.com college football analyst Charles Davis previews the upcoming Big 12 college football season.
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I'm Brian -- pleased to be joined by fox sports dot com's college football analyst Charles Davis the college football season is right around the corner we're previewing the big twelve or not that would -- Now it's ten to strike Nebraska Colorado Oregon as I can impact the overall level play in this conference. You know it seems like it would because you lose a team like Nebraska and Colorado a traditional power for a while under Bill McCartney but they haven't been in the last 45 years the Dan Hawkins yours were lost years for Colorado unfortunately. I don't think impact the play will be beset that's significant because Oklahoma will compete for national title. Texas and at tech and in Oklahoma State are also right on their heels. You get dark horses like Missouri who won forty games in the last ten -- -- in the last four years so you get plenty of teams that comply. And Baylor is as exciting as any in the conference with with Robert Griffin at quarterback pilots jump around the conference Texas was in rebuilding mode a year ago what's the outlook in Austin. This year well I think things are looking up in a Mack Brown -- -- told his team we're starting over in fact this spring practice. He announced that a team yet by the team and said hello my name -- background of the head coach at Texas this is my first year and yet every assistant coach or front -- Did the exact same thing in order to tell everyone. We're starting over this game for this year with five -- rebuild this how are they doing it. Who -- supported -- -- Super -- Boise State who defensive coordinator Manny He had to Mississippi State a new energy. And -- -- could detect understand that sense of entitlement that. They felt there were going to win every year it's not guaranteed I expect Texas to rebound date lets dig deeper in the big twelve talk to our courses -- it on the zeal and Baylor -- I think those are my two dark courses although it's hard to say that -- -- dark horse. Considering their winning over the last four years Gary. Think we've done a fantastic job you realize they've won double digit games we have left -- he's. Fired it back in the series history this one double digit games this season. One time. That tells you all you need to know about them playing gathered the quarterback without the NFL draft James Franklin as the favorite to places like admitted tight -- As good as there was in the country -- he's back. Played -- -- the ball to play people who run it. I'll -- Missouri to be a dark course and then Baylor Robert Griffin the third. This guy can't cash the ticket now. Second year back after a decent yes you do your best here is what. Laughter -- higher aspirations this year finally Oklahoma -- favored to win this conference but where do you put the sooners in the national championship conversation while I think that they have to be dead in the national championship conversation they're not number one team -- the season begins. Well they can climb up -- pretty quickly keep an eye out bottom early September 17 they go to Florida State another team on the rise again the biggest. Game for the ACC but a huge game for Oklahoma they win that one. Look down because at that point -- the conference schedules they're one of the cases that once more local. Landry Jones the quarterback with the wind blow their pass catcher and again another place finishers in the country and big -- -- the best you can do that. Oklahoma it just sits up in the box so to be. Boomer sooner in the BCS champion and got it out Charles is always we appreciate the -- that's gonna do for this big twelve preview. Don't forget foxsports.com has you covered Troy college football needs port Charles Davis some Brian weapon. Woolsey next time.