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Coach Strong: What Will Be The Measure of Success


When the Charlie Strong Era begins later this month, history gives us an idea as to what measures it will take to be considered a success among other Texas coaches.

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Sorry For All the Football from Fox Sports 1


Do you dream of bathing in an unending wave of college football goodness? Do you ever feel like you just see too much of your girlfriend, the sun or your Jack Russell, Bo?  If so, do we have...

Legendary Linebacker Jeff Leiding Passes


Jeff Leiding, the heart of sensational Texas defenses of the early 80's has passed away at the age of 52 of a heart attack.

Alabama Football's Dynasty Will Fall, but How?


Nothing lasts forever. Alabama's dynasty will fall. What might cause it?

Marcus Dupree: The Best That Never Was


In 1982, as today, recruiting was a blood sport -- it just didn't command the 24/7 coverage that it gets now, thanks to the multiple media outlets that litter the landscape. I was working for...

A Remembrance of Things Past, and a reminder that things don’t last


I wrote the following in the Jones Top Ten this week: Texas and Florida are headed to the same place for very different reasons. While I fully believe that Urban Meyer has lost his passion for the...

One Hundred Years of Texas Football and srr50


Found this on another site and thought I would do some bragging on our own srr50 who, along with Bill Little, was instrumental in producing this Texas Classic highlighting the 1983 season. I think...

1982 Texas-Alabama: Drawing Up One Perfect Play


In 1954, Junior Quarterback Charlie Brewer threw two touchdown passes as Texas defeated Bear Bryant and Texas A&M 22-13. Twenty eight year later Bryant was still coaching and this time Charlie sat...

Longhorns Record as a Regular Season #1


Here's a piece of trivia that will only be good to use until Saturday (I think). The first game Texas lined up as the #1 team in the nation during the regular season and the last regular season...

Royal, Akers & Brown: Trends of A Decade


On Aug 30th, Texas opens its season by hosting Florida Atlantic. Mack Brown will begin his 11th season as the Longhorns Head Coach. In the 116 years of UT football, only one other coach has lasted...

Tim Brown Clues Us In To Bill Callahan's Fail


Former Oakland Raider Tim Brown gave an interview in which he talked about how Bill Callahan approached the Super Bowl, and how Brown had to save Callahan from a beatdown.

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