2012 Oklahoma State Football Preview

2012 Preview

Features

Let’s Get It Started! – Five (of 10) stories to watch for in 2012.
Getting It Started (Part II) – Five more stories for 2012
Brown vs. Gilbert – The media tells us Brown is better, let’s go to the numbers.
Wes Lunt Interview - Yep.
10 Newcomers – The new OSU guys you need to know.
Survey results – What you like and don’t like about the upcoming season.
Five underrated players – A few guys who are flying under the radar right now.
The biggest question – It’s not what you think.
Depth chart – The depth chart has been updated for Savannah St. See what changed from the beginning of the fall.

Odds

Early lines – OSU is favored in all but one game to open the year.
Big 12 title – Cowboys are 18/1 to win the Big 12 title.
Over/Unders – See where the Cowboys sit compared to the rest of the county.
Odds changing – OSU is now a favorite to win the Big 12.

Stats

Turnovers – Can the Pokes keep causing turnovers at an absurd rate?
Turnovers as a percentage – No matter what metric you use, OSU’s defense is still really good.
What to Expect From Lunt – What are the best seasons in OSU history by class and how will Lunt stack up?

Uniforms

Orange helmets – The new helmets OSU might be rolling out this season.
Gray numbers – Fans everywhere rejoice because they can actually tell who’s who this year.

Polls

Big 12 media rankings – See who the media traditionally underrates and overrates.
USA Today – OSU checks in where they should check in, at the lower third of the top 25.
How They Voted – See how all your favorite (or not favorite) AP voters voted the Cowboys.
Rankings Roundup – How 11 different publications ranked OSU going into the 2012 season.
Underrated/Overrated – Guess which one we are.

Three Question

Travis Haney – One of ESPN’s national college football writers joins me to talk about where the Pokes fit in the national landscape.
David Ubben – ESPN’s Big 12 blogger joins me to talk about whether or not OSU can really win the Big 12.
Melanie Weeden – Brandon’s wife comes aboard to talk OSU and life as an NFL quarterback’s wife.

Social media

College football – A national guide of who to follow this fall.

Podcasts

Pokelahoma – He of the Twitters fame hops on to preview the season.

Videos

College football returns
A day in the life

Quotes

Big 12 media days
Monken on Lunt
Josh Stewart on Lunt
Tracy Moore on Lunt
Brodrick Brown on his video game self
Bill Young on his defense
Todd Monken on Wes Lunt
Justin Gilbert on housing kicks
Todd Monken on women (I think)
Charlie Moore on Dana
Savannah St. coach on Stillwater