JAY JORDAN: Day one Big 12 media day team-by-team nuggets

This is my maiden voyage in to Big 12 Media days and as a first time credential holder, it was quite the eye opener. I am not a "real" reporter. I am simply an analyst, so as such, my focus is a bit different and my workload a bit lighter. I have the license...

JAY JORDAN: Is the hype justified?

Nov 24, 2018; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones head coach Matt Campbell watches his team against the Kansas State Wildcats at Jack Trice Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports Intro by Jared Stansbury We currently sit fewer than 70 days away from the most...

JAY JORDAN: Big 12 Rankings for summer vacation

The Big 12 is a very interesting league to consider for the 2019 season. As I have reviewed other's perception of the state of the league, I have noticed a consensus with which I agree. That is: After Texas and Oklahoma, there is a five to seven team pile up...

JAY JORDAN: Your ultimate Alamo Bowl preview

The Alamo Bowl pits two teams against one another that have a lot in common. From preferred beer choice to similar historical "success" in football. Perceived and actual remoteness in geography is notable. The two programs feature one established legendary coach...

THE SUNDAY AFTER: Baylor

Nov 10, 2018; Ames, IA, USA; Officials breakup an altercation between Baylor Bears defensive end Greg Roberts (52) and Iowa State Cyclones tight end Charlie Kolar (88) and Iowa State Cyclones offensive lineman Josh Knipfel (66) during their game at Jack Trice ...