1. Texas Football: Recapping the Biggest 2014 Offseason News So Far

    Firing Mack Brown guaranteed an eventful offseason for the Texas Longhorns and his replacement, Charlie Strong. Losing his starting quarterback to a broken foot should have been the top storyline for Strong...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 1 month ago 6,883 reads 19 comments

  2. ESPN Putting Mack Brown Right Where He Belongs: On Center Stage

    This was bound to happen sooner or later. Maybe it's only surprising that it took as long as it did. On Sunday, Chip Brown of HornsDigest...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 1 month ago 31,110 reads 65 comments

  3. Mack Brown Reportedly Agrees to College Football Analyst Role With ESPN

    Longtime Texas football coach Mack Brown may be stepping away from the gridiron sidelines, but he will reportedly still be around the game as a studio analyst. Scout...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 17,057 reads 59 comments

  4. Will Charlie Strong Have More Success in Run Game Than Mack Brown Did?

    With Charlie Strong at the helm, folks should expect Texas to be a more disciplined, tougher and focused football team, but no one should be looking to the offensive stat sheet to measure the Longhorns' improvement...

    Michael Felder Written by Michael Felder about 3 months ago 5,763 reads 19 comments

  5. Why Frank Beamer Is the Next Mack Brown

    Mack Brown 's departure from Texas was far from the glorious exit to the sunset that, just a few years ago, everyone in Austin thought he deserved. The Longhorns competed for a national title in 2010...

    Sean Frye Written by Sean Frye about 4 months ago 9,803 reads 27 comments

  6. Texas Settles with Mack Brown, and Now Both Parties Can Finally Move Forward

    Mack Brown hasn't been Texas' coach since losing 30-7 to Oregon in the Alamo Bowl on Dec. 30, but now Brown and Texas can officially begin the process of moving on...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 5 months ago 8,245 reads 29 comments

  7. Texas Football: Best and Worst of National Signing Day

    National Signing Day has come and gone, leaving the Texas Longhorns with 23 total commits for its 17th-ranked 2014 class. The final day of the recruiting cycle treated Texas much better than the rest of the process...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 9,800 reads 49 comments

  8. Mack Brown Did the Right Thing If He Truly Told Texas Commits to 'Look Around'

    As a special advisor to president Bill Powers, f ormer Texas coach Mack Brown is still heavily involved in the Longhorns program...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 5 months ago 7,796 reads 35 comments

  9. Mack Brown Reportedly Told Texas Commits to 'Look Around'

    The split between Mack Brown and Texas has been praised for its amicability, with Jan. 30 even being celebrated as "Mack and Sally Brown Day" in the city of Austin, less than two months after he resigned from the Longhorns head coaching position...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 5 months ago 47,953 reads 155 comments

  10. Why College Football Programs Fire so Many Coaches Looking for "The One"

    The late owner of the NFL's Oakland Raiders, Al Davis, had his "Just Win Baby" mantra, but perhaps he missed his true calling all along—that of a college football booster...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 6 months ago 2,133 reads 6 comments

  11. Charlie Strong Is a Great Football Coach, but Is He Ready for Texas Politics?

    Charlie Strong, who got his first shot as a head coach at Louisville, is now leaving the Cardinals for the big-time atmosphere of the University of Texas...

    Michael Felder Written by Michael Felder about 6 months ago 30,622 reads 84 comments

  12. Texas Football: 4 Culture Changes the Next Head Coach Must Prioritize

    As the Texas Longhorns narrow their list of head coaching candidates , the changes that Mack Brown 's successor must prioritize have become apparent. The 'Horns need a culture change...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 6 months ago 11,264 reads 69 comments

  13. Texas Football: Top 5 Moments of the Mack Brown Era

    The Mack Brown era at Texas came to an end in the Alamodome Monday night, but the ending was not the storybook finale some Longhorn fans were hoping to see...

    Taylor Gaspar Written by Taylor Gaspar about 6 months ago 3,998 reads 14 comments

  14. Reliving Texas Longhorns Football Coach Mack Brown's Final Night

    Mack Brown 's career didn't start at the University of Texas, but by the looks of it you would have never guessed he coached anywhere else. On December 30, 2013, Brown put on and took off the headset one last time...

    Jeffrey Kahn Written by Jeffrey Kahn about 6 months ago 1,970 reads 5 comments

  15. Alamo Bowl 2013 Oregon vs. Texas: 10 Things We Learned in Longhorns' Loss

    Led by Marcus Mariota , the No. 10 Oregon Ducks were impressive in blowing past Texas by a 30-7 margin in Monday's Alamo Bowl. The same cannot be said for Case McCoy's Longhorns...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 6 months ago 9,615 reads 38 comments

  16. Alamo Bowl 2013: Mack Brown Should Be Celebrated, but Change Was Necessary

    There was no upset, no surprise Gatorade bath, no dramatic carry off. Mack Brown ’s final game as Texas head coach ended with an anticipated thud against Oregon in the Alamo ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 6 months ago 35,523 reads 104 comments

  17. Mack Brown Gives His Final Salute as Longhorns Head Coach After Alamo Bowl

    Texas head coach Mack Brown 's final game with the Longhorns ended with one last salute to the crowd during his dramatic departure...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 6 months ago 16,499 reads 57 comments

  18. Alamo Bowl: 3 Keys for Texas to Send Mack Brown Off a Winner

    Texas coach Mack Brown doesn't view Monday night's Alamo Bowl against Oregon as a goodbye party, but that will undoubtedly be the overriding theme...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 7 months ago 3,301 reads 11 comments

  19. Texas Football: 5 Best Moments of 2013

    The Texas Longhorns' 2013 season will come to an end on Monday in the Alamo Bowl. No matter how it ends against Oregon, there were plenty of moments where Texas looked like the program we thought it would be...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 7 months ago 1,721 reads 3 comments

  20. Mack Brown Has Every Right to Aim for a Higher Buyout from Texas

    Mack Brown 's resignation as Texas' head coach was a convoluted process, if not downright messy. Based on one report, it would appear his post-resignation relationship with Texas may not be all smooth sailing either...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 7 months ago 21,435 reads 100 comments

  21. Mack Brown Reportedly Was Forced out of Texas by President Bill Powers

    Mack Brown resigned as Texas' head football coach on Dec. 14. However, according to a source close to the situation per Yahoo! Sports' Pat Forde , it was reportedly a last-minute ...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 7 months ago 50,201 reads 195 comments

  22. Texas Football: AD Steve Patterson's Holiday Wish List

    Steve Patterson has a busy holiday schedule ahead of him as the new athletic director for the Texas Longhorns. In his first two months on the job, Texas alum already have to replace one of the most successful coaches in school history...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 7 months ago 7,970 reads 30 comments

  23. 4 Biggest Questions Texas Needs to Answer Before 2014 National Signing Day

    After getting shredded in a 30-10 loss to Baylor, the Longhorns now have to deal with the equally explosive Oregon Ducks in the Alamo Bowl. And that's the least of their problems...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 7 months ago 4,070 reads 16 comments

  24. For Coaches Like Mack Brown and Bobby Bowden, It's Hard to Know When to Say When

    In the clearing stands a boxer And a fighter by his trade And he carries the reminders Of ev'ry glove that layed him down Or cut him till he cried out ...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 7 months ago 10,017 reads 41 comments

  25. Texas Football: Brown Has Longhorns Primed for 2014 Success

    Texas will name outgoing coach Mack Brown ’s replacement within the coming weeks. Whoever gets the job will inherit plenty of talent...

    Luke Brietzke Written by Luke Brietzke about 7 months ago 2,132 reads 7 comments