Texas Longhorns Articles

-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) This was easily one of the more entertaining National Signing Days in history. And in stark contrast to years past, the dramatics had nothing to do with the nation’s top class. In fact, there was a...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) It didn’t take long for the dust to start settling on what has turned out to be one of the most entertaining National Signing Days in history. At 8:15 a.m. ET, Nick Saban landed his first big unknown...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) National Signing Day 2012 is two days away. As usual, the flip-flopping fireworks should provide plenty of entertainment for recruitniks and college football fans alike. But while fans bases all across...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) Texas’ Board of Regents met yesterday to extend head football coach Mack Brown’s contract to 2020. The move was an effort to quell rumors of Brown’s potential exit from the 40 Acres — be it by retirement...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
It was a wild weekend around college basketball, with several upsets and plenty of last drama. Some of the most notable results were Florida State winning at Duke, Syracuse tasting its first defeat, Baylor losing at home to Missouri,...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Very Early 2012 Big 12 Predictions 1. Oklahoma Key Returnees: QB Landry Jones, RB Roy Finch, FB Trey Millard, RB Dominique Whaley, WR Kenny Stills, LG Gabe Ikard, RG Tyler Evans, LB Corey...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) and Mark Ross The BCS just finished its 14th season of action, and has for the most part, been a major improvement on the previous bowl system. How do each of the 14 official champions stack-up against...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) With the BCS National Championship in the rearview, recruiting now takes center stage for the next three weeks. And one glance at the Athlon Consensus 100 will prove that it should be an electric ride...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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

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