1. Charlie Strong Labels John Harris as the Go-to Guy for the Horns

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  2. Strong: Texas Kicking Game Was Much Improved Against Iowa State

    One week after the kicking game arguably cost Texas a victory against Oklahoma, the special teams were good in a 48-45 win over Iowa State.....

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  3. Charlie Strong: Texas D Didn't Play to Standard

    Charlie Strong went back to his coaching playbook after Texas' 48-45 win over Iowa State and dug up a familiar tactic. He wanted to make sure his defenders hadn't deceived him.....

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  4. The Eyes of Texas Are Upon Colt McCoy Once Again

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  5. Tyrone Swoopes Beginning to Outplay A&M's Hill, a 2013 QB Peer

    Did Tyrone Swoopes ever expect, the way the Texas Longhorns had played both offensively and defensively, he'd be in a fourth-quarter shootout against Iowa State?.....

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  6. National Reaction: Swoopes Beginning to Turn Corner, Live Up to Hype

    The Longhorns banged out a 48-45 win over Iowa State in Austin Saturday, as the offense and special teams units overcame an unusually poor showing from Charlie Strong's defense against the Cyclones...

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  7. What Happened to the Longhorns Defense?

    The Texas Longhorns were riding a three-game streak of defensive dominance, shutting out Kansas and limiting Baylor and Oklahoma well below their season averages.....

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  8. Watson Deserves Credit for Emergence of Swoopes

    In this post-Iowa State edition of Four Downs I'll look at the amazing work Shawn Watson has done with Tyrone Swoopes as is evident by another strong performance, examine the third ...

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  9. Texas Football: Position-by-Position Midseason Grades for the Longhorns

    Fresh off their much-needed win over Iowa State, the Texas Longhorns have reached the midpoint of their Big 12 slate...

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  10. Texas Fends off Overtime, Iowa State with Gutsy Game-Winning Drive

    Texas had watched Iowa State rally to tie the game with 28 seconds left and the Longhorns, and everyone else, were getting ready to settle for overtime in what had already been another wild Big 12 shootout...

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  11. Bernard's Return Helped Strong Decide to Go for the Win

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  12. Charlie Strong: Tyrone Swoopes Almost Changed Positions

    Hard to believe now, after he strung together a virtuoso 416-yard, two-touchdown performance in a 48-45 win over Iowa State, but Texas Longhorns quarterback Tyrone Swoopes was nearly a tight end...

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  13. Texas Football: Tyrone Swoopes' Improved Play Reviving Longhorns Bowl Game Hopes

    Texas Longhorns fans have gone out of their way to do a play on words off of the 1994 Tag Team song "Whoomp! (There it is)" by changing it to "Swoopes there it is." Saturday night showed that the fans could be on to something...

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  14. Iowa State vs. Texas: Game Grades, Analysis for the Longhorns

    Thanks to some huge plays from quarterback Tyrone Swoopes , the Texas Longhorns were able to hold off Iowa State by a 48-45 margin...

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  15. Late FG Sends UT Past Iowa State

    On a night when UT's once-rugged defense allowed ISU to rack up 524 yards, Swoopes and his much-maligned offense saved the Longhorns' night...

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  16. Rose Kick Sends Texas over Iowa State 48-45

    Nick Rose kicked a 21-yard field goal with 3 seconds left, sending Texas to a wild 48-45 victory over Iowa State, snapping a two-game losing streak in what had been the worst start for the Longhorns in nearly 60 years...

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  17. LSU, South Florida Added to Future Texas Schedule

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  18. Texas Offers Another South FLA DB

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  19. Assessing the Texas Longhorns True Freshmen

    With the Horns, halfway through the season, here's a look at which true freshmen have played, which could still burn their redshirts, and which will likely not play at all.....

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  20. Texas Football: Grading Tyrone Swoopes Through 5 Games as a Starter

    Following a poor showing at home against Baylor, Tyrone Swoopes lost his luster. Texas' sophomore quarterback looked uncomfortable, unsure of himself and unready to usher the Longhorns into a new era...

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  21. Report: Texas, LSU Agree to Home-and-Home

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  22. Texas Offense Has Made Strides, Still Lots of Work to Be Done

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  23. Dontavious Jackson Waiting to Hear from UT

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  24. Matchups That Will Decide Texas-ISU Game

    The Texas Longhorns and Iowa State Cyclones square off Saturday at DKR (7 p.m., LHN), a battle of 2-4 teams who entered the season with varying degrees of optimism.....

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  25. ISU, Texas Moved on from Controversial Call

    Did Iowa State get robbed against Texas a year ago? Jordan Hicks couldn't help but crack a sly grin after hearing the question.....

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