PACHALL REACTION. After Gary Patterson announced that Casey Pachall will suit up Saturday but not play, Randy Galloway of the Star Telegram says Pachall should have been booted from the team.
HOW'S HIS REPLACEMENT? Frogs O' War does some video analysis of the QB we will be playing Saturday: Trevone Boykin.
RANDOM STAT DUMP. Kirk Haaland has all your random TCU stats.
NEW FACILITIES FOR EVERYONE! TCU and Iowa State play football in the newly renovated Amon G. Carter Stadium, and soccer in ISU's new sports complex.
BUD ELLIOT'S BUYING IOWA STATE.. KIND OF. He's at least picking us against the spread, which is like.. the first time all season.
REVENGE! Iowa State volleyball takes on Texas Tech on Saturday.
CALL ME DOEGE. Texas Tech, just upping that promotional ante all day.
YOU WOULDN'T LIKE T. BOONE WHEN HE'S ANGRY. Texas should always keep in mind that T. Boone has an earthquake machine.
NEW BOWL AGREEMENT. The Big 12 has reached an agreement with the Heart of Dallas Bowl (formerly TIcketCity) for 2013 and 2014). More reason to hate the Big Ten. Also notable is that this gives the 10 team conference 8 bowl tie-ins.
"STATS ARE FOR LOSERS." - Todd Monken about Oklahoma State's offensive numbers, and clearly not a fan of the aforementioned Kirk Haaland.
WEST VIRGINIA LOOKING FOR ANSWERS. Needing to score 70 points isn't something that Holgo is looking to repeat.