Texas Longhorns Articles

By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) It's never too early to start thinking about next season, and Athlon kicked off our lookahead to 2012 with a very, very early top 25. Of course, a lot is going to change between now and when...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) There is no doubt this is the Era of the Quarterback. Houston’s Case Keenum (152) and Boise State’s Kellen Moore (142) both broke Graham Harrell’s all-time NCAA touchdown record of 134 scoring strikes...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) National Signing Day 2012 is just over one month away. With 11 of the top 20 players in the 2012 Athlon Consensus 100 — and exactly one-third of the entire list — still left uncommitted, the furious...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
Holiday Bowl Texas (7–5) vs. California (7–5) Date: Dec. 28, 2011 at 8 p.m. ET Location: Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, Calif. Will the Holiday Bowl be Mack Brown’s last game as head coach at Texas? Following back-to-back mediocre seasons, the...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow him @BradenGall) The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action and Athlon Sports is continuing its series of BCS rankings. We ranked the best performances of each BCS bowl game and we ranked the best teams of each BCS...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
The BCS is wrapping up its 14th season of action and Athlon has dissected the numbers and reviewed the tapes of all six BCS conferences in order to rank the best each league has had to offer. Which Oklahoma team was the best of the decade? Which...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Mitch Light (follow at @AthlonMitch) With the 14th season of BCS bowl action about to take place, Athlon reviewed the tapes of the four (now five) biggest bowl games in college football. Since 1998, teams have been fighting to land a spot...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow on twitter @AthlonBraden) Athlon Sports recognizes some of the best, worst, most unfortunate, bizarre and confusing teams, players and statistics of the 2011 season: The Boy Named Sue Award: Collin Klein, Kansas State...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow him @AthlonBraden) Athlon Sports 2012 recruiting ranking, the Athlon Consensus 100, was re-released today. And there is no change at the top of the truest and most accurate Top 100 list in the nation. Springfield (Mo...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 13 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma State (10-1) – The Cowboys had a bye on Saturday and return to action against rival...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
Pep bands, cheerleaders, tailgating, student sections, cornhole and especially rivalries. All of which makes college football the greatest sport on the planet. The Athlon Sports editorial staff put its collective heads together and ranked the Top...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 12 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma State (10-1) – The Cowboys watched their national title hopes likely end with a 37-31...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
This profile of the Texas and Texas A&M college football rivalry originally appeared in Athlon's 1986 college football annuals. With Texas A&M leaving the Big 12 for the SEC next season, this year's Thanksgiving Day showdown could be the...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
  By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here are previews and predictions for the 10 best college football games this weekend. Nebraska (+3.5) at Michigan These two storied programs, who shared the national championship in 1997, meet for only the...
Mitch Light
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 11 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma State (10-0) – Two to go. That’s the motto coach Mike Gundy has to keep pushing, as the...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch) Here are previews and predictions for the 10 best college football games this weekend. Oregon (+3.5) at Stanford It’s the game of the year in the Pac-12, featuring two of the most statistically dominant teams in...
Mitch Light
3 years ago
Conference realignment has been a constant theme in college football over the past year and a half. Nebraska got the ball rolling when the Cornhuskers — frustrated by the Big 12’s unequal revenue sharing and Texas’ influence over the league —...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 10 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings.   1. Oklahoma State (9-0) – The march to New Orleans continued with a 52-45 victory over Kansas State...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
There were major questions facing most Lone Star teams — besides conference realignment — coming into the 2011 season. Could Texas rebound from a losing campaign? Could Texas A&M continue its late 2010 momentum while being distracted with an...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 9 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings.  1. Oklahoma State (8-0) – The stakes are high for the Cowboys and so far, they continue to answer...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 8 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings.  1. Oklahoma State (7-0) – Thanks to the loss by rival Oklahoma, the Pokes rise to the No. 1 spot...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch on Twitter) At the midpoint of the 2011 season, it's time to take a look at the first half and predict how the second half will turn out in the Big 12. Coach of the Year — Bill Snyder, Kansas State This one...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
The national and regional debate over college football’s best conference happens every season. The criteria for this argument tends to sway towards your favorite conference (fans) or your target audience (many in the media). Should it be based on...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
Athlon Sports Oklahoma vs Texas Tailgate Tour from Max Zarchin on Vimeo. We sent our favorite reporter, April Rose, down to the Texas Longhorns and Oklahoma Sooners game to find out why it's one of the biggest and best rivalries in sports....
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 7 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings.  1. Oklahoma (6-0) – After last week’s big victory over Texas, the Sooners may have had a slight...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago

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