But you really can't blame them for being in a conference that has pretty good bowl affilliations. With the Big 12's new deal, we could finish 7-5 and still end up in Sand Diego if things fall right. Not too shabby either.
The Big 12 has a new deal? What is that? I've never really been clear on the Big 12's guaranteed bowl affiliations, anyway.
They dumped the Champs Sports and another and picked up Gator/Sun and Insight;
We've got better bowls... but only 7 of them...
Lost: Fort Worth, Champs, and Houston
Gained: Gator/Sun and Insight