1. Texas Football: Why Shawn Watson Is the Longhorn Assistant Under Most Pressure

    Since Charlie Strong was hired as head coach of the Longhorns, it was assumed that his offensive coordinator be the assistant burdened with the most pressure...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 8 months ago 7,073 reads 12 comments

  2. Texas Football: Blueprint for a Perfect Offseason

    Charlie Strong 's tenure at Texas has already been a seesaw of decommitments and ended careers juxtaposed with big hires and new recruits. And that's just a week into the job...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 8 months ago 6,809 reads 15 comments

  3. Texas Football: Texas Can't Expect Charlie Strong to Be the Next Mack Brown

    Charlie Strong took to the microphone on Monday for his first press conference as head coach of the Texas Longhorns. The former Louisville head coach discussed his goals for the program and how he plans to build it back up to the national stage...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 9 months ago 2,141 reads 11 comments

  4. Texas Football: 4 Recruits That Charlie Strong Will Immediately Lure to Texas

    Chief among reasons that Charlie Strong has been hired to be Texas' next head coach is his ability to recruit . The program could use an early return on its decision. The Longhorns' class is currently ranked No...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 9 months ago 19,129 reads 6 comments

  5. 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 9 months ago 11,390 reads 69 comments

  6. 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 9 months ago 9,760 reads 38 comments

  7. Alamo Bowl 2013 Oregon vs. Texas: Live Game Grades, Analysis for the Longhorns

    Oregon 30, Texas 7—Final The Oregon Ducks are Alamo Bowl champions after defeating the Texas Longhorns by a 30-7 margin. Mack Brown finishes 8-5 in his final season at Texas...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 9 months ago 6,726 reads 52 comments

  8. 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 9 months ago 1,787 reads 3 comments

  9. Texas Football: 3 Recruits Most Likely to Leave If Texas Hires Art Briles

    Hiring Art Briles as their head coach would be a home run for the Texas Longhorns. The Baylor head coach has taken the Bears from a Big 12 afterthought to the 2013 champion in just six years...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 9 months ago 16,009 reads 94 comments

  10. 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 9 months ago 8,013 reads 30 comments

  11. 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 9 months ago 4,124 reads 16 comments

  12. Texas Football: Is Greg Robinson the Long-Term Answer for the Defense?

    Mack Brown is all but done as head coach of the Texas Longhorns, even if he is pretending he is unaware. By association, most of his staff is in the same predicament...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 2,852 reads 14 comments

  13. Texas Football: Win over Baylor Should Seal Defensive POY for Jackson Jeffcoat

    Even as Jackson Jeffcoat 's career was being wrecked by injury, there was never a doubt that he could be one of the best defensive players in the country. In his final season, the senior defensive end has proved that notion right in a big way...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 3,359 reads 5 comments

  14. Texas Football: How Longhorns' Defense Can Slow Down Baylor's Offense

    On Thanksgiving, the No. 25 Texas Longhorns throttled Texas Tech 41-16 thanks to a relentless pass rush and a stout run defense. When it comes to slowing down the No. 9 Baylor Bears on December 7, the formula should be much the same...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 3,973 reads 15 comments

  15. Texas Tech vs. Texas: 10 Things We Learned in the Longhorns' Win

    The Texas Longhorns defeated the Texas Tech Red Raiders 41-16 on Thanksgiving, keeping the 'Horns in contention for the Big 12 title. The Longhorns had a season-high nine sacks and dominated with 281 rushing yards...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 6,977 reads 28 comments

  16. Texas Tech vs. Texas: Live Score and Highlights

    Texas Tech 16, Texas 41—Final The Texas Longhorns have defeated the Texas Tech Red Raiders by a score of 41-16. Malcolm Brown led the way for Texas, running for 129 yards...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 8,654 reads 46 comments

  17. Texas Football: How Have Injuries Affected the Longhorns' 2013 Season?

    Injuries in football are as regular as clockwork. They affect every team, and every team is expected to deal with them accordingly...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 3,427 reads 6 comments

  18. Texas Football: Late November Recruiting Update

    Getting blown out by No.7 Oklahoma State did not just ruin the Texas Longhorns' perfect Big 12 season, it threw the program's entire future in doubt—especially in the recruiting realm...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 2,768 reads 9 comments

  19. Texas Football: Why Greg Robinson Isn't Scared of Kliff Kingsbury's Offense

    Greg Robinson's first Thanksgiving game comes with Kliff Kingsbury's offense, not to mention a must-win game for a Texas program still clinging to its hopes for a Big 12 title...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 2,709 reads 12 comments

  20. Texas Football: Why Tyrone Swoopes Needs His Own Offensive Package

    The people have not just spoken, they've screamed and cried and wailed to an almost pathetic degree. They want to see Tyrone Swoopes , and so should the rest of the Texas football program...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 4,165 reads 35 comments

  21. Oklahoma State vs. Texas: 10 Things We Learned in the Longhorns' Loss

    The Oklahoma State Cowboys ended the Texas Longhorns' perfect Big 12 run with a 38-13 drubbing in Austin. The 24th-ranked 'Horns will again fall out of the Top 25 and now need some serious help to emerge on top of the Big 12...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 8,368 reads 157 comments

  22. Oklahoma State vs. Texas: Live Score and Highlights

    Oklahoma State 38, Texas 13—Final The No. 12 Cowboys throttled the Longhorns by 25 in Austin, ending Texas' hopes for an undefeated Big 12 season. Clint Chelf was the star, accounting for 294 total yards and four touchdowns...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 3,986 reads 107 comments

  23. Texas Football: Players Who Must Step Up in Johnathan Gray's Absence

    Losing Johnathan Gray to a torn Achilles is a significant blow to Texas football, but not one that should prove crippling. Depth across the board is supposed to be a strong suit of this program, and this is a great time to prove it...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 10 months ago 4,999 reads 27 comments

  24. Texas vs. Oklahoma State: How Greg Robinson's Defense Can Slow Down the Pokes

    Heading into the meat of the Texas Longhorns' Big 12 schedule, Greg Robinson will first have to figure out how to slow down Oklahoma State's surging offense. He need look no further than his defense, which has been dominant during his short tenure...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 11 months ago 4,179 reads 16 comments

  25. Texas Football: What Steve Patterson Hire Means for Mack Brown's Longhorn Future

    When Steve Patterson arrives as the new athletic director for the Texas Longhorns, all eyes will be on how he handles embattled football coach Mack Brown ...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 11 months ago 12,369 reads 48 comments