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The Mid-Morning Dump: Three Days Away

Fiesta Bowl media day has given us plenty to read!

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GET READY Iowa State’s New Years Six debut is right around the corner, and the team is ready for the challenge.

HOMECOMING GAME IN JANUARY Brock Purdy, who hails from the Phoenix area, is excited to play in a hometown game.

SWEET SWAG Cyclone players will get the coveted PS5, among other things, as a Fiesta Bowl gift.

PLENTY OF PRAISE Matt Campbell had only good things to say about Oregon’s program ahead of Saturday’s tilt.

BEHIND ENEMY LINES Oregon Defensive Coordinator Andy Avalos has his work cut out for him, and he knows it.

GET OFFENSIVE Uncle Randy looks at Iowa State’s offensive line, which has been stellar all year.

THIS SHOULD BE FUN Johnny Manziel is returning to play for a 7-on-7 league in which fans call the plays. What could possibly go wrong?

GET WELL, KIRK Kirk Herbstreit has tested positive for COVID-19 and will call the Sugar Bowl from home.

GREAT START, BIG 12 The conference’s first two bowl games of the season went well, as Oklahoma State toppled Miami in the Cheez-it Bowl and Texas obliterated Colorado in the Alamo Bowl.

SAD FACE FOR TCU The Horned Frogs had to cancel the Texas Bowl due to, you guessed it, an increase in positive COVID-19 tests on the team.

I WON MY FANTASY FOOTBALL LEAGUE That’s it. Just never really had a platform like this to brag on. Special thanks to David Montgomery - his recent offensive explosions helped me to the title.