Bleacher Report - Big 12 Football http://bleacherreport.com/ Bleacher Report Big 12 Football en-us 30 How Baylor and TCU Are Hijacking Recruiting in the State of Texas Ben Kercheval It's well established that Texas head coach Charlie Strong has his work cut out for him in rebuilding the Longhorns on the field...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2513027-how-baylor-and-tcu-are-hijacking-recruiting-in-the-state-of-texas">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:19:07 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2513027-how-baylor-and-tcu-are-hijacking-recruiting-in-the-state-of-texas http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2513027-how-baylor-and-tcu-are-hijacking-recruiting-in-the-state-of-texas http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2513027-how-baylor-and-tcu-are-hijacking-recruiting-in-the-state-of-texas TCU's Future Is Bright with Key Recruits Looking to Dominate the Opening Team Stream Now TCU narrowly missed the first annual College Football Playoff, getting beat out by the eventual champions from the Big Ten, the Ohio State Buckeyes...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2511916-tcus-future-is-bright-with-key-recruits-looking-to-dominate-the-opening">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:17:22 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2511916-tcus-future-is-bright-with-key-recruits-looking-to-dominate-the-opening http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2511916-tcus-future-is-bright-with-key-recruits-looking-to-dominate-the-opening http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2511916-tcus-future-is-bright-with-key-recruits-looking-to-dominate-the-opening How Texas' Most Famous Fan Is Still Inspiring the Longhorns Ben Kercheval Matthew McConaughey is almost as important to the Texas program as the program is to him. He has addressed the team almost every year in recent memory, and who can forget ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2509829-how-texas-most-famous-fan-is-still-inspiring-the-longhorns">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:23:00 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2509829-how-texas-most-famous-fan-is-still-inspiring-the-longhorns http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2509829-how-texas-most-famous-fan-is-still-inspiring-the-longhorns http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2509829-how-texas-most-famous-fan-is-still-inspiring-the-longhorns Texas Football: Power Ranking Texas' 2015 Schedule from Easiest to Toughest Zach Shelton With only spring games, returning starters and past performance to go on, it's tough to gauge the Texas Longhorns schedule. In a worst-case scenario, the Longhorns play 10 teams that have the offensive firepower and talent to take them down...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510444-texas-football-power-ranking-texas-2015-schedule-from-easiest-to-toughest">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 01:34:32 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510444-texas-football-power-ranking-texas-2015-schedule-from-easiest-to-toughest http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510444-texas-football-power-ranking-texas-2015-schedule-from-easiest-to-toughest http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510444-texas-football-power-ranking-texas-2015-schedule-from-easiest-to-toughest Texas Football: Longhorns' Most Indispensable Players for 2015 Ben Kercheval Year two for head coach Charlie Strong at Texas will be pivotal. Even that might be an understatement. On one hand, the Longhorns lose several of the key playmakers who led the team to a bowl game last season...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2511098-texas-football-longhorns-most-indispensable-players-for-2015">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:43:04 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2511098-texas-football-longhorns-most-indispensable-players-for-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2511098-texas-football-longhorns-most-indispensable-players-for-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2511098-texas-football-longhorns-most-indispensable-players-for-2015 Ranking the Top 5 Big 12 QBs of the 21st Century Team Stream Now It has been 15 years since the turn of the century, and we have seen plenty of highly talented quarterbacks come and go in college football...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510748-ranking-the-top-5-big-12-qbs-of-the-21st-century">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:18:56 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510748-ranking-the-top-5-big-12-qbs-of-the-21st-century http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510748-ranking-the-top-5-big-12-qbs-of-the-21st-century http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510748-ranking-the-top-5-big-12-qbs-of-the-21st-century Texas Tech WR Dylan Cantrell Displays Array of Backflip Catches, Leaps off Couch Thomas Duffy Making backflip catches has become a part of football culture. Some attempts have gone tremendously well , while others have gone painfully wrong . File Texas Tech wide receiver Dylan Cantrell’s display under the former...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510430-texas-tech-wr-dylan-cantrell-displays-array-of-backflip-catches-leaps-off-couch">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:04:45 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510430-texas-tech-wr-dylan-cantrell-displays-array-of-backflip-catches-leaps-off-couch http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510430-texas-tech-wr-dylan-cantrell-displays-array-of-backflip-catches-leaps-off-couch http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2510430-texas-tech-wr-dylan-cantrell-displays-array-of-backflip-catches-leaps-off-couch Texas Football Recruiting: Horns' Top Commits, Targets to Watch at The Opening Zach Shelton In less than a week, the most gifted high school football players in the country will gather in Beaverton, Oregon, for The Opening Finals, several of whom are high-profile targets for the Texas Longhorns...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2509315-texas-football-recruiting-horns-top-commits-targets-to-watch-at-the-opening">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 01:41:58 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2509315-texas-football-recruiting-horns-top-commits-targets-to-watch-at-the-opening http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2509315-texas-football-recruiting-horns-top-commits-targets-to-watch-at-the-opening http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2509315-texas-football-recruiting-horns-top-commits-targets-to-watch-at-the-opening What Are the Texas Longhorns' Biggest Storylines Heading into 2015 Season? Team Stream Now The Texas Longhorns are looking to rebound after a disappointing season in 2014. Charlie Strong has his team looking more positively toward next season...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506730-what-are-the-texas-longhorns-biggest-story-lines-heading-into-2015-season">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:17:34 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506730-what-are-the-texas-longhorns-biggest-story-lines-heading-into-2015-season http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506730-what-are-the-texas-longhorns-biggest-story-lines-heading-into-2015-season http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506730-what-are-the-texas-longhorns-biggest-story-lines-heading-into-2015-season Damion Miller Commits to Texas: Longhorns Land 2017 4-Star WR Justin Ferguson While the current focus in recruiting right now is on the 2016 class, Charlie Strong and his Texas staff are already building their 2017 haul with its latest in-state commitment...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506458-damion-miller-commits-to-texas-longhorns-land-2017-4-star-wr">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:44:24 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506458-damion-miller-commits-to-texas-longhorns-land-2017-4-star-wr http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506458-damion-miller-commits-to-texas-longhorns-land-2017-4-star-wr http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506458-damion-miller-commits-to-texas-longhorns-land-2017-4-star-wr If Big 12 Expands, Which Teams Should Be Added? Ben Kercheval And here we go. Again. About two weeks removed from the five-year anniversary of realignment-palooza, Oklahoma president David Boren took a match to the college football offseason and lit the whole thing on fire...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506262-if-big-12-expands-which-teams-should-they-strive-to-add">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 12:48:11 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506262-if-big-12-expands-which-teams-should-they-strive-to-add http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506262-if-big-12-expands-which-teams-should-they-strive-to-add http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2506262-if-big-12-expands-which-teams-should-they-strive-to-add Insider Buzz: Will Charlie Strong Turn Texas' 2016 Recruiting Class Around? Team Stream Now The Texas Longhorns are attempting to fight their way back to the top of the Big 12 and beyond, but they will have to turn it all around on the recruiting trail before that progress can begin...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2505206-insider-buzz-will-charlie-strong-turn-texas-2016-recruiting-class-around">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 24 Jun 2015 11:34:24 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2505206-insider-buzz-will-charlie-strong-turn-texas-2016-recruiting-class-around http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2505206-insider-buzz-will-charlie-strong-turn-texas-2016-recruiting-class-around http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2505206-insider-buzz-will-charlie-strong-turn-texas-2016-recruiting-class-around Texas Football: Incoming Freshmen Most Likely to Start This Season Zach Shelton It's pretty obvious that freshmen will be the bright spot for the Longhorns this season. As 10 starters depart for either the NFL or a life after football, the nation's No. 9 class arrives to replenish the ranks...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2504829-texas-football-incoming-freshmen-most-likely-to-start-this-season">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 24 Jun 2015 01:24:30 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2504829-texas-football-incoming-freshmen-most-likely-to-start-this-season http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2504829-texas-football-incoming-freshmen-most-likely-to-start-this-season http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2504829-texas-football-incoming-freshmen-most-likely-to-start-this-season Who Will Emerge as Tyrone Swoopes' Favorite Weapon? Team Stream Now The Texas Longhorns are beginning to turn the tide under head coach Charlie Strong. With quarterback Tyrone Swoopes under center, the main question becomes: Who will be his main ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2499964-who-will-emerge-as-tyrone-swoopes-favorite-weapon">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:04:54 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2499964-who-will-emerge-as-tyrone-swoopes-favorite-weapon http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2499964-who-will-emerge-as-tyrone-swoopes-favorite-weapon http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2499964-who-will-emerge-as-tyrone-swoopes-favorite-weapon Texas Football: 10 Best Players in Longhorn History Zach Shelton It's been a tough few years, but Texas football has no shortage of candidates for the top-10 players of its long history. The Longhorns have come a long way since their first team played four games in 1893...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2497544-texas-football-10-best-players-in-longhorn-history">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Wed, 17 Jun 2015 02:08:34 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2497544-texas-football-10-best-players-in-longhorn-history http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2497544-texas-football-10-best-players-in-longhorn-history http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2497544-texas-football-10-best-players-in-longhorn-history Why Offensive Improvement Is Texas Coach Charlie Strong's Biggest Goal in 2015 Ben Kercheval Defense is what got the Texas Longhorns to a bowl game in head coach Charlie Strong 's first year in 2014. Offense is what might have to do the job this time around...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2497955-why-offensive-improvement-is-texas-coach-charlie-strongs-biggest-goal-in-2015">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Tue, 16 Jun 2015 17:49:42 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2497955-why-offensive-improvement-is-texas-coach-charlie-strongs-biggest-goal-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2497955-why-offensive-improvement-is-texas-coach-charlie-strongs-biggest-goal-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2497955-why-offensive-improvement-is-texas-coach-charlie-strongs-biggest-goal-in-2015 Big 12 Football: Best Players at Every Position Ben Kercheval It's mid-June. With no practice or anything else to speak of, college fans are left to their own devices. That usually means debating never-ending circles of subjectivity like which players are the best...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2496762-big-12-football-best-players-at-every-position">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 18:32:02 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2496762-big-12-football-best-players-at-every-position http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2496762-big-12-football-best-players-at-every-position http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2496762-big-12-football-best-players-at-every-position Texas Football: Ranking the 5 Most Consistent Players on the Longhorns Zach Shelton In 2015, consistency will be a problem for the Longhorns, who lost a bunch of experienced talent at the end of last season. The guys who are left need to take a page out of Dylan Haines' book...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2496153-texas-football-ranking-the-5-most-consistent-players-on-the-longhorns">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:25:31 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2496153-texas-football-ranking-the-5-most-consistent-players-on-the-longhorns http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2496153-texas-football-ranking-the-5-most-consistent-players-on-the-longhorns http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2496153-texas-football-ranking-the-5-most-consistent-players-on-the-longhorns Surprises and Disappointments for Texas' 2016 Recruiting Class Team Stream Now The Texas Longhorns, under Charlie Strong, have been hitting the recruiting trail with a vengeance. What has Texas done well in recruiting, and what does it still need? Bleacher ...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2493384-surprises-and-disappointments-for-texas-2016-recruiting-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:32:33 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2493384-surprises-and-disappointments-for-texas-2016-recruiting-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2493384-surprises-and-disappointments-for-texas-2016-recruiting-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2493384-surprises-and-disappointments-for-texas-2016-recruiting-class Big 12 Football: Who Is the Ultimate Dark Horse for 2015? Ben Kercheval The Big 12 could have the most intriguing dark-horse candidate for the conference title in 2015: the Oklahoma Sooners. If for no other reason, the Sooners aren't used to being in this position...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2492455-big-12-football-who-is-the-ultimate-dark-horse-for-2015">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:11:14 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2492455-big-12-football-who-is-the-ultimate-dark-horse-for-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2492455-big-12-football-who-is-the-ultimate-dark-horse-for-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2492455-big-12-football-who-is-the-ultimate-dark-horse-for-2015 Texas Football: Recapping the Longhorns' Biggest 2015 Offseason News so Far Zach Shelton A lot has happened since our last Longhorns offseason recap . They've played their annual spring game, seen their brief NFL draft drought come to an end and had their highest-profile recruits from the last two seasons finally see the field...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2491568-texas-football-recapping-the-longhorns-biggest-2015-offseason-news-so-far">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 01:05:20 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2491568-texas-football-recapping-the-longhorns-biggest-2015-offseason-news-so-far http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2491568-texas-football-recapping-the-longhorns-biggest-2015-offseason-news-so-far http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2491568-texas-football-recapping-the-longhorns-biggest-2015-offseason-news-so-far Texas Football: Projecting Who Will Win the Longhorns' Open Starting Positions Zach Shelton We've hit June, and the rest of Texas' 2015 recruits have arrived on campus to officially complete the roster. More importantly, the open starting jobs will get the competition we've been waiting for since this class signed...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2489269-texas-football-projecting-who-will-win-the-longhorns-open-starting-positions">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Mon, 08 Jun 2015 00:34:40 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2489269-texas-football-projecting-who-will-win-the-longhorns-open-starting-positions http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2489269-texas-football-projecting-who-will-win-the-longhorns-open-starting-positions http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2489269-texas-football-projecting-who-will-win-the-longhorns-open-starting-positions