1. 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 3 months ago 6,907 reads 31 comments

  2. 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 3 months ago 6,405 reads 61 comments

  3. 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 3 months ago 12,219 reads 23 comments

  4. 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 3 months ago 9,608 reads 49 comments

  5. 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 3 months ago 4,908 reads 14 comments

  6. 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 3 months ago 2,972 reads 1 comments

  7. 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 3 months ago 5,910 reads 26 comments

  8. 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 3 months ago 8,122 reads 18 comments

  9. 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 4 months ago 13,118 reads 20 comments

  10. 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 4 months ago 9,625 reads 86 comments

  11. 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 4 months ago 19,543 reads 108 comments

  12. 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 4 months ago 11,308 reads 28 comments

  13. 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 4 months ago 10,217 reads 64 comments

  14. 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 4 months ago 5,157 reads 30 comments

  15. 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 4 months ago 11,774 reads 101 comments

  16. Texas Football: Longhorns Who Need to Be More Involved in Offense

    Charlie Strong and his staff have come under fire for a Texas Longhorns offense that laid a proverbial egg in 2014. Feeding the ball to players like Armanti Foreman and Johnathan Gray will help their fortunes in their second season...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 4 months ago 4,732 reads 30 comments

  17. Texas Football: 5 Players Poised to Break out in 2015

    Down 10 starters from last year's squad, the Texas Longhorns will have plenty of opportunity for players to step up and break out in 2015, including at the quarterback position...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 6,747 reads 39 comments

  18. Texas Football: 2015 Recruits Who Will Make an Early Impact

    The Texas Longhorns have been on a roll over the past month, reeling in 11 more recruits to become one of the nation's top 10 classes for 2015 ...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 8,985 reads 25 comments

  19. Texas Football: Ranking the 5 Best Redshirt Freshmen for the Longhorns

    The Texas Longhorns are getting younger in 2015, bringing in 27 recruits after redshirting much of last year's haul. Just like the true freshmen, several members of that group are going to have to play a major role next season...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 15,267 reads 85 comments

  20. Texas Football: 5 New Year's Resolutions for the Longhorns

    Just a year into their tenure, the 2015 season is already looking like a make-or-break campaign for Charlie Strong and his staff. This isn't a season in which Strong could or should be expected to win a ton of games...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 9,633 reads 101 comments

  21. Texas Football: 5 Takeaways from the Longhorns' Bowl Game

    Following their 31-7 loss to Arkansas in the Texas Bowl on Monday, the Texas Longhorns are back to square one...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 6,593 reads 75 comments

  22. Texas Bowl 2014: Game Grades, Analysis for Arkansas vs. Texas

    Arkansas pounded, punished and flat-out ran over the Texas Longhorns en route to a dominant 31-7 victory in the AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 10,335 reads 78 comments

  23. Texas Bowl 2014: Live Score, Highlights for Arkansas vs. Texas

    Arkansas 31, Texas 7—Final The Razorbacks throttled the Texas Longhorns from start to finish, riding their usual pounding offensive attack and a dominant defensive effort to a 31-7 victory in the Texas Bowl...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 38,457 reads 556 comments

  24. Texas Football: Burning Questions Ahead of the Longhorns' Bowl Game

    Hoping to end their season with a winning record, Charlie Strong and his Texas Longhorns take on the Arkansas Razorbacks in the AdvoCare V1000 Texas Bowl on December 29...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 6,709 reads 42 comments

  25. Texas Football: Final 2014 Positional Grades for the Longhorns

    When we look at their middling offense and embarrassing special teams, the Texas Longhorns were lucky to finish the season at a bowl-eligible 6-6. That should tell you something about how Charlie Strong 's defense was in 2014...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 5 months ago 2,411 reads 8 comments