TCU cornerback Jason Verrett was named the Big 12 Co-Defensive Player of the Year and defensive end Chucky Hunter and safety Sam Carter earned second team honors.
Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty was named the Big 12’s Offensive Player of the Year, and Texas defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat and TCU cornerback Jason Verrett shared defensive honors.
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We hope everyone is staying warm and safe amidst the recent ice storm to hit our area. I’m currently in New York City for Big 12 athletics directors meetings and the National Football Foundation’s College Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony.
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Being from central Texas, Josh Boyce is having a hard time getting used to his first New England winter. That's not the only adjustment the rookie receiver has had to deal with since being drafted by the Patriots in the fourth round in April.
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