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Texas Longhorns 2015 preview: Examining Cal football's big non-conference test...

Texas Longhorns 2015 preview: Examining Cal football's big non-conference test If you're familiar with the history between Cal and Texas football, you know that the Bears are far from golden when matched up with the Longhorns. In our first meeting in 1959, Texas opened up a can of whoop-ass and still hasn't closed it, thrashing … Read more on California Golden Blogs (blog) PODCAST: Longhorn Blitz (7.24) with special guest Sam Acho On this episode of Longhorn Blitz with Horns247 Lifetime Longhorn Rod Babers, Horns247's Jeff Howe and Matt Butler spend more than two hours talking nothing but Texas Longhorn football. The guys have a fun visit with Lifetime Longhorn and Chicago … Read more on 247Sports Texas Football: 7 Longhorns Sure to Surprise at Fall Camp Sure, we've had the quarterback battle and the coming of Malik Jefferson, but both of them have been teasers for the real thing. The big event, other than actual football, is getting the nation's No. 9 recruiting class, per 247Sports—head coach … Read more on Bleacher...

How and when will Mack Brown step down as Texas Longhorns head coach?...

How and when will Mack Brown step down as Texas Longhorns head coach? If even the slimmest of potential remained for Texas Longhorns head coach Mack Brown to keep his job by winning the Big 12 title and reach a BCS game with an undefeated run through the conference schedule, the blowout at the hands of Mike Gundy's … Read more on Burnt Orange Nation Mack Brown inducted into Tennessee Sports HOF For Longhorns fans, Brown will forever be known as the man who resurrected the program and the led the program to the 2005 national title. This season marks the 10th anniversary of that Rose Bowl-winning squad led by quarterback Vince Young. Brown is … Read more on Austin American-Statesman (blog) DeLoss Dodds backs Texas Longhorn head coach Mack Brown University of Texas Athletic Director DeLoss Dodds will continue to give his full support to Texas head coach Mack Brown, according to Kirk Bohl's of the Austin American-Statesman. “Mack's fine,” Dodds told the Statesman Wednesday morning. “I know we … Read more on Dallas Morning News...

Texas recruiting update: Longhorns looking to add to sparse 2016 list...

Texas recruiting update: Longhorns looking to add to sparse 2016 list The first thing you notice about the list of oral football commitments to Texas for 2016 is that it ends rather abruptly. Only six players have given head coach Charlie Strong that confirmation “Hook 'em” he's looking for, compared to 19 at Texas Tech … Read more on Dallas Morning News (blog) Blitz Roundtable: How deep and talented is the Texas DL? Every week Lifetime Longhorn Rod Babers, Horns247's Jeff Howe and Matt Butler give Texas fans a lengthy discussion on the Longhorn Blitz podcast. Recently the guys broke down the Texas defensive line going into the 2015 season, a position group that … Read more on...

Texas football: Longhorns spring QB preview...

Texas football: Longhorns spring QB preview Most coaches prefer to have four scholarship quarterbacks on campus, a number Texas hasn't hit since the spring of 2013, when Ash, Swoopes, Case McCoy, Connor Brewer, and Jalen Overstreet were all available. Then Brewer transferred during the … Read more on Burnt Orange Nation Injury swipes McCoy's one goal PASADENA, Calif. — While Texas quarterback Colt McCoy's teammates played No. 1 Alabama in the Citi BCS National Championship Game on Thursday night, he sat in the No. 2 Longhorns' locker room, playing short toss with his father. When the … Read more on ESPN LeSean McCoy thinks Chip Kelly is getting rid of 'good black players' on purpose We knew LeSean McCoy was unhappy about being traded to Buffalo. We didn't quite understand the extent of his animosity towards Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly, however. In an interview with ESPN, McCoy suggested that many of the moves … Read more on SB...

MyForce Partners with Texas Athletics to Provide Protection for Longhorns Nationwide with One-Of-A-Kind Safety Application...

Austin, Texas (PRWEB) March 19, 2015 Student-athletes at The University of Texas soon will have the ability to access mobile security anywhere in the United States, 24/7/365, thanks to Texas Athletics’ approval of a recent agreement with MyForce. MyForce is a reliable personal security service delivered through an easy-to-use Smartphone App and a top-rated monitoring/alert center with live agents. MyForce provides users with personal security on demand through the one device they always carry with them– their Smartphone. Working across all carrier networks, MyForce arms users against real or perceived danger with the touch of a button and provides nationwide coverage, including Hawaii and Puerto Rico, as well as Canada. The agreement was brokered and will be managed by IMG College, Texas Athletics’ multimedia rights and sponsorship sales vendor. This unique opportunity and relationship allows UT students, faculty and staff, alumni and fans around the country to be connected under an umbrella of safety. “We are pleased to provide this safety application to Texas’ men and women student-athletes,” said Texas Women’s Athletics Director Chris Plonsky, who supervises employees in student services and sports medicine. “Nothing supersedes safety, health and well-being as our first priorities for our more than 500 student-athletes. MyForce has a unique communications platform that expedites notification should unsettling situations present from a security perspective.” The service will be coordinated within Texas Athletics by personnel in student services/academics and compliance/risk management services. ...