(Speaking of invention ... it really is incredible to see just how far ahead of the curve the Big 12 was when it came to the spread. Of the top ten teams above, four were from the 2008 Big 12 alone. That was truly the perfect confluence of innovation and skill position experience.)The Toolbox: Offensive Success Rates - Football Study Hall Rock M Nation's Bill C discusses offensive success rates at his new blog, Football Study Hall. For those that like advanced statistics, he applies them to college football. Besides showing how far out in front in terms of offense the Big 12 has been, you can check out that despite an offense that we all knew was lacking for Iowa State in 2010, we fared at least average when schedule is taken into account.