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Yahoo Sports: Final takes: Big 12 leaves its fate to the young guns

The last word on the coming season's most pressing topics. Here's what we know so far about sophomores Landry Jones and Garrett Gilbert as they step into the most scrutinized positions in the Big 12: They both have the size and the arm to back up their prodigious recruiting hype. They were both thrown into the fire in place of Hall-of-Fame starters in unexpected, ill-fated situations as freshmen, and came out more than a little charred, if not quite incinerated. Jones is flanked by a pair of first-rate playmakers, running back DeMarco Murray and receiver Ryan Broyles, behind a season ...

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