1. Texas Football: 5 Reasons to Be Optimistic About the Longhorns' Spring Game

    No matter the difference Texas head coach Charlie Strong has made on this Longhorn team since his arrival, it's tough to be optimistic about the team's outlook this season...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 6,335 reads 20 comments

  2. Texas Football: 5 Players to Watch in Texas' 2015 Spring Game

    Spring ball reaches its end next weekend when the Longhorns kick off their spring game. No matter which team they work with, every Longhorn fan will have eyes on Jerrod Heard and Malik Jefferson...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 10,583 reads 12 comments

  3. Texas Football: Week 2 Spring Practice Stock Report for the Longhorns

    Following a Saturday scrimmage, Texas head coach Charlie Strong and his staff have shaken up their personnel two weeks into spring practice. As expected, offensive coordinator Joe Wickline has shuffled the deck with his offensive line...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 8,122 reads 25 comments

  4. Texas Football: 5 Longhorns Poised for a Bounceback Year in 2015

    The longer spring goes on, the more it sounds like Tyrone Swoopes is gunning for a bounceback year in 2015. He leads a group of Longhorns who will need to turn things around for the team to improve on last season's results...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 8,957 reads 32 comments

  5. Texas Football: Longhorns' Week 1 Practice Stock Report

    There have already been plenty of surprises through Texas' first week of spring practice. Several young Longhorns are boosting their stock at key positions, but the defense still really needs somebody to step up...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 6,978 reads 9 comments

  6. Texas Football: What We Learned from Longhorns' 2015 Pro Day

    The group workout phase is over for the Longhorns' 2015 NFL draft hopefuls, who took the field on Tuesday for the program's annual pro day. Overall, there were few surprises...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 4,792 reads 7 comments

  7. Texas Football: 4 Longhorn Starters on the Hot Seat in 2015

    Charlie Strong addressed the media Monday , using one last formality to update the status of the team following winter workouts. The quarterback battle keeps the headline, but far more stands to be settled before the summer...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 8,591 reads 48 comments

  8. Texas Football: The Longhorns' Biggest Storylines So Far This Offseason

    When you finish with a losing record at Texas, the expectation is that you launch a full-blown attack on the offseason. You establish yourself on the recruiting trail and do whatever possible to correct what caused the perceived failures...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 10,936 reads 26 comments

  9. Texas Football: Burning Questions Ahead of the Longhorns' Spring Practice

    Spring practice is about to begin for the Texas Longhorns, who can hopefully answer some of the burning questions about the status of the team...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 11,782 reads 37 comments

  10. Texas Football: Ranking the Longhorns' Top Recruiting Targets for 2016

    With their first 60 offers already out, the Texas Longhorns have begun hard pursuit of their top targets for 2016. Looking at the projected depth chart , Charlie Strong's needs are obvious...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 7,743 reads 17 comments

  11. Texas Football: Ranking the Toughest Games of the 2015 Schedule

    Could Charlie Strong go 2-4 to start his second season at Texas? Four of his toughest contests come in the first six games of the season, so it's entirely possible. Texas still has a lot to prove on the offensive side of the ball...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 7,081 reads 31 comments

  12. Texas Football: Run Game Crucial to Longhorns' Success in 2015

    The Texas Longhorns' only path to success in 2015 comes on the ground, where the effectiveness of their revamped offense rests until the quarterback situation clears up. Improving at quarterback remains the most pressing need on the roster...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 6,411 reads 61 comments

  13. Texas Football: 5 Longhorns Who Could Surprise People This Spring

    The Texas Longhorns begin spring practice on March 25, hoping some unexpected gems will emerge to fill the gaps on the roster. Without them, Charlie Strong will have to play a lot of inexperienced true freshmen...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 12,230 reads 23 comments

  14. Texas Football: Why DT Ed Oliver Is Most Important Target at Horns' Junior Day

    The Longhorns have already gotten a head start in the 2016 recruiting cycle by landing their most important commit of the class. Now they can focus on landing stud defensive tackle Ed Oliver at this Saturday's junior day...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 9,616 reads 49 comments

  15. Texas Football: Realistic Expectations for the New Coaches in 2015

    Charlie Strong made a name for himself this spring for his ability to recruit talent to the University of Texas. That effort has extended to his coaching staff, where he has made three significant additions since the end of the season...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 4,917 reads 14 comments

  16. Texas Football: The Longhorns' Top 5 2015 NFL Draft Prospects

    Five Texas Longhorns take the field this week at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine to make a case for their professional futures. Meanwhile, one of the Longhorns' best prospects will have to bide his time until his pro day to prove his worth...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 3,065 reads 1 comments

  17. Texas Football: Position-by-Position Grades for 2015 Recruiting Class

    Texas Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong and his staff did more than put together a national-level recruiting class. They landed one that addressed every need, and this team will be much better for it in 2015...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 5,926 reads 26 comments

  18. Texas Football: 3 Redshirts with Best Chance to Earn Starting Spots in 2015

    It's a tough year to be a redshirt at Texas. Now that Charlie Strong has reeled in a class of 29 commits, there won't be a lot of run available for the guys who sat back on the sideline last season...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 8,124 reads 18 comments

  19. Texas Football: 2015 Signees Who Likely Won't See Field Until Junior Season

    Texas needed instant-impact potential from its 2015 recruiting class, and head coach Charlie Strong delivered it...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 13,128 reads 20 comments

  20. Texas Football: Charlie Strong's Recruiting Is Proof He Belongs at Texas

    Through his core values and persistent approach, Charlie Strong has set the foundation for Texas' future and proven he belongs as the Longhorns' head coach. The Horns came out of national signing day with the nation's No...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 9,643 reads 86 comments

  21. Texas Football Recruiting: Predicting All the Recruits Who Will Sign on NSD

    The dream finish won't happen, but Texas should still expect some great news on national signing day from four of its top targets...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 19,547 reads 108 comments

  22. Texas Football: Blueprint to Perfect National Signing Day for the Longhorns

    Kyler Murray has reaffirmed his pledge to Texas A&M , taking the air out of what was shaping up to be a monumental signing day for the Texas Longhorns...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 11,309 reads 28 comments

  23. Texas Football: 7 Commits Who Will Start a Game in 2015 for the Longhorns

    No matter what the Texas Longhorns' recruiting class looks like on national signing day, the final members of their 2015 recruiting class will have to be ready to contribute right away...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 10,223 reads 64 comments

  24. Texas Football: 5 Things That Must Change for the Longhorns to Improve in 2015

    The Texas Longhorns' improvement in 2015 will depend almost exclusively on the development of their offense and the quarterback that leads them. Head coach Charlie Strong 's defense can't do much better than it did last season...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 6 months ago 5,159 reads 30 comments

  25. Texas Football: Breaking Down the Longhorns' QB Contenders for 2015 Season

    Texas' success in 2015 will depend on a quarterback's ability to lead a young roster to victory. Who that quarterback will be remains a mystery...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 6 months ago 11,824 reads 101 comments