FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2014, file photo, TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin (2) avoids a tackle by Kansas linebacker Michael Reynolds (55) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lawrence, Kan. TCU coach Gary Patterson and Baylor coach Art Briles know a nearly-sure-fire way for their teams, and the Big 12 Conference, to avoid being left out of the College Football Playoff again. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

Avoiding another Big 12 playoff snub

TCU coach Gary Patterson and Baylor’s Art Briles know a way for their teams and the Big 12 Conference to avoid being left out of the College…

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles, top, leap-frogs over defensive end Allen Bailey, bottom, during NFL football training camp in St. Joseph, Mo., Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Charles sounds off

The Chiefs’ Jamaal Charles sounded off on the ineptness of his offensive line last season following Wednesday’s practice.