Oregon State wideout Brandin Cooks continued his assault on the NFL Combine with the fastest time recorded in the 60-yard shuttle in at least nine years. Two other players from the west could see an even greater draft-day spike due to their surprising times. Two from the reigning champion Seminoles? Their results weren't as impressive.
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Auburn (11-1), not 12-0 Ohio State, is the No. 2 here with a week before the final BCS standings. But in BCS history, no one-loss team has jumped an unbeaten this late.
TCU coach Gary Patterson did not enjoy the way Baylor safety Ahmad Dixon acted after he was ejected, or the way Art Briles handled the situation.
No. 5 Baylor takes a while to get warmed up, but once it does the Sooners did not stand a chance. Baylor shows off a powerful defense to go with its much-hyped offense
The extensive list will eventually be whittled down to 110 players, who will face off under the watchful eyes of NFL scouts in the annual college all-star game January 25.
An SEC player has won the Jim Thorpe Award every year since 2009, but the league has only four players on the watch list.
Because the college football calendar never stops, we're covering dozens of teams over the next few weeks as they knock off the rust in their first practice sessions of 2013. Here's the least you should know about Baylor this spring.

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