First things first: Cowboys Ride For Free put together a fascinating graphic showing the percentage of each SBN Big 12 blog's posts that are directed at different sports. I wouldn't have guessed Mizzou was so dead even...
Mizzou Football Links
Mocking the Draft: 2012 NFL Draft top 100 rankings (I agree with very few of these picks, but it's fun to think about it...for a minute or two.)
ESPN.com (NFL Nation): For Jake Locker and Blaine Gabbert, sooner or later?
Big Cat Country: The Case to Sit Blaine Gabbert
- We Are Mizzou: JMac, Spoon, and Danario Work Out in the Off Season
Other Football Links
- Dr. Saturday: Hey, Orrin Hatch still wants to bring down the BCS 'theifdom,' too
- Solid Verbal: Stewart Mandel Podcast
- Burnt Orange Nation: Jim Tressel: A Case for Show-Cause in Violation of NCAA By-Law 10.1
- Burnt Orange Nation: The Longhorn TV Network: What Kind Of Commentary Do We Want?
ESPN.com: Big 12 schedule gets a few more tweaks
ESPN.com (David Ubben): The Revolving Door: Texas
Mizzou Basketball Links
- The Trib: Meet Missouri's new basketball coach
PowerMizzou: Major Visitor Confirmed
InsideSTL.com (Gabe Dearmond): Slow start in recruiting no reason to panic
ZagsBlog: Rodney Purvis Remains Wide Open
Other Basketball Links
Daily Oklahoman: Proposed college basketball rule changes
Other Mizzou Links
MUtigers.com: Black Out University Field
The Trib: Missouri's backup softball pitcher happy to wait turn
The Maneater: Softball freshman Ruggeberg embraces opportunity
MUtigers.com: Makeup Date with OSU Anouncement
MUtigers.com: Baseball Set for Showdown at K-State
MUtigers.com: St. Louis Cardinals Host Mizzou Day at Busch
SimmonsField.com: Mizzou Baseball in the Majors
Bill James has a new book (about ... crime?) coming out, so there have been a few interesting Jamesian links lately. There have also been links to terribly old pieces, which is awesome too.
- SI.com (May 1981): The esoteric equation on the Royals' scoreboard in Kansas
- SI.com (September 1982): Rickey Henderson may be the man of the hour but, argues the author, base stealing has never really amounted to very much
- Baseball Prospectus: A Statistician Rereads Bill James
- The Colbert Report: Bill James, 5-5-11