The Aggies' dual-threat dynamite led the conference in total offense (4,085 yards) last season, including 439 yards on Thanksgiving night against No. 2 Texas and 413 vs. Georgia in the Independence Bowl.
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Following an injury-plagued 2009 season in which he missed five games, Hunter looks to regain his sophomore form, when he rushed for 1,555 yards and 16 touchdowns.
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Sooners coach Bob Stoops isn't shy about his expectations for the versatile tailback's final season. "I'd like to see him at 1,900 [yards]," Stoops told fans this spring.
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The latest in a long line of gamebreaking Sooners receivers, Broyles had 1,120 yards and 15 touchdowns last season, including 13 catches for 156 yards and three scores in OU's Sun Bowl win over Stanford.
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The Southern California native has had at least one catch in all 37 games he's played, a school record, and ranks second in school history with 165 career receptions.
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With the departure of prolific receivers Dez Briscoe and Kerry Meier, the 6-4, 260-pound target should become a big part of Kansas' passing game.
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A potential first-round draft pick, Solder stands 6-9, 300-pounds yet can run a 4.8 40. He graded 80 percent or better in every game last season.
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Another monstrous Buffs blocker (6-8, 310), Miller played on all 851 Colorado offensive snaps last season, allowing just three sacks.
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One of the nation's top centers, Barnes anchors a strong Tigers offensive line that returns four starters.
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After landing a starting job early last season, the Louisiana native was named a freshman All-America and All-Big 12 honorable mention.
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After starting 28 games on the right side, the 6-7 1/2, 320-pound veteran takes over at the important left tackle spot this season.
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A third team AP All-America last season and two-time All-Big 12 selection, Beal racked up 11 sacks and 19 tackles for loss in `09.
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Overshadowed last season by Heisman finalist Ndamukong Suh, the 6-6, 285-pound Crick earned first-team All-Big 12 honors himself.
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The veteran nose tackle should thrive in new coach Tommy Tuberville's 3-4 scheme.
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Last year's Big 12 Freshman of the Year set a school record with 11.5 sacks, including a key safety to set up Mizzou's game-winning field goal against Kansas.
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The Sooners' leading tackler in each of his first two seasons (253 total), Lewis is will be a prime contender for this year's Butkus Award.
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An honorable mention all-conference performer last season, Dudley finished second on the Jayhawks with 88 tackles.
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The hybrid rush end/linebacker turned in a monstrous junior season, posting more sacks (17) than any player in the country.
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Brown started all 14 games last season for a Texas squad that ranked third nationally in total defense.
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Gideon, who's started every game since he arrived on campus two years ago, picked off six passes last season.
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The former juco transfer was named Big 12 Defensive Newcomer of the Year last season after notching 88 tackles and five interceptions.
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In his first season as starter, the Glendale, Ariz., native picked off five passes and emerged as a potential 2011 first-round draft pick.
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In his first year as the Tigers' kicker, Ressel broke an NCAA record for accuracy by making 26-of-27 field goals and all 39 extra points (98.5 percent).
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The two-time All-Big 12 honoree ranked sixth nationally last season with a 44.8-yard average on 54 kicks.
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The speedy all-purpose threat has broken kicks for touchdowns in each of his first two seasons.
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Oklahoma's explosive return specialist ranked third nationally with a 15.87-yard average on 31 returns.
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