David Ubben Missouri is more cosmopolitan than you give it credit for. It's got a very vibrant cowboy poetry scene. The relationship between Taylor Martinez and Bo Pelini has reached a critical crossroads, writes Dirk Chatelain of the Omaha World-Herald. Turner Gill understands the rivalry between Kansas and Missouri well, writes Tully Corcoran of the Topeka Capital-Journal. If you think Bedlam is big this year, get ready for next year. It could be even bigger, writes Jake Trotter of The Oklahoman. Kevin Haskin of the Topeka Capital-Journal writes about how difficult it was to put together his all-time All-Big 12 ballot. Texas A&M's special year has continued, while Texas' nightmare season has (probably) come to an end, writes Chuck Carlton of the Dallas Morning News. Bill Snyder is no stranger to North Texas football, writes Austin Meek of the Topeka Capital-Journal. Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman gives you the full text of Lou Holtz's pep talk to Oklahoma State at halftime of last night's Lone Star Showdown. Missouri linebacker Andrew Wilson is making a big impact on the Tigers' defense, but he'd rather not get recognition for it, writes Dave Matter of the Columbia Tribune. Jimmy Burch of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram says expect fresh faces on the Texas coaching staff in 2011. He also reports that the decision to go to a bowl game at 5-7 would be left by Mack Brown up to a player vote. Kirk Bohls of the Austin American-Statesman says the Longhorns should just say no, and the questions are just beginning for what will be a long offseason. Woody Paige of the Denver Post shares his favorite memories of the Colorado-Nebraska rivalry. Originally posted by ESPN.com - Big 12 Blog Click here to view the article.