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6 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

Know your enemy: Texas edition

New Texas head coach Charlie Strong gives a hook 'em horns hand gesture during Big 12 media days.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Daily Texan

Finally healthy, David Ash is ready to win once again

Last season, starting in the conference home opener against Kansas State, junior quarterback David Ash was poised for a standout season.

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Related Topix: John Harris, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Daily Texan

New playoff system better for college football

Most Longhorn fans still remember the score to the infamous 2008 Red River Rivalry game that fell in former Texas quarterback Colt McCoy's favor: 45-35.

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Related Topix: Blake Gideon, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football

BleacherReport

Texas Football: 5 Stars Who Will Break out in 2014

Fall camp is just about in the books, and the season starts Saturday for the Texas Longhorns, who are counting on big breakouts from their offseason stars.

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Related Topix: Chris Whaley, Jackson Jeffcoat, Alex Okafor, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Big-12 Football

Burnt Orange Nation

Which Texas Longhorns freshmen will play this season?

Since a number of members of the 2012 class came in an played early for the Texas Longhorns , the number of freshman who played last season dropped and there won't likely be a lot of freshmen play this year.

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The Wichita Eagle

North Texas

FACTS & STATS: Site: Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium -- Austin, Texas. Television: Longhorn Network.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Burnt Orange Nation

Shawn Watson press conference notes

Texas Longhorns assistant head coach for the offense/quarterbacks coach Shawn Watson met with the media on Tuesday to provide insight into where the offense stands heading into Saturday's season opener against the North Texas Mean Green .

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Burnt Orange Nation

Texas WR Jaxon Shipley "ready to roll" against North Texas

The Texas Longhorns should have their leading returning receiver on Saturday in senior Jaxon Shipley , according to play caller Shawn Watson.

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Rock M Nation

Mizzou finds flexibility fielding hybrid Safeties and inverting the Nickel defense

In my last piece, where I examined Mizzou's defense in their Cotton Bowl victory over the Oklahoma State Cowboys , I spent a lot of time and bandwidth figuring out something that you probably could have guessed: Mizzou spends a lot of time in the nickel with one less linebacker and one more safety on the field.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Dallas Morning News

'Everything about this program is different;' Strong signals changes at UT

"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."

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Related Topix: Jordan Hicks, Mack Brown, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Opinion

ESPN

Strong's debut will feature fresh faces

Charlie Strong and his coaches won't be the only new guy running out the tunnel for the Texas Longhorns on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Jordan Hicks, William Russ, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Burnt Orange Nation

NFL scouts return to Texas to scout players

NFL personnel types are once again making Austin a stopping point on their college football rounds, as the Texas Longhorns have hosted a number of scouts throughout fall camp.

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Related Topix: Jackson Jeffcoat, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Texas A&M University-Commerce NCAA

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

David Ash focused on quieting critics who thought he should quit

Five summer player dismissals, plus three ongoing suspensions, have cut into Texas' depth at RB, WR and DB for the season opener.

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Related Topix: Jordan Hicks, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Burnt Orange Nation

The SMO: Your Sunday morning optimist

It's six days to kickoff--and that means the return of the optimist. We had some good times last year.

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Related Topix: Case McCoy, Mack Brown, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Texas A&M University-Commerce NCAA

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Burnt Orange Nation

Three high level Texas story lines to watch in 2014

There will be plenty of stories within the story of the 2014 Texas Longhorns season, but here are three high-level themes which will have everyone's attention.

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Related Topix: Demarco Cobbs, Dominic Espinosa, Jordan Hicks, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football, Texas A&M University-Commerce NCAA

Austin American-Statesman

Texas' schedule talk: TCU

Did you know that TCU will play two quarterbacks in its season opener? Trevone Boykin , who has started 15 games the past two years, will split duties with Matt Joeckel , best remembered as Johnny Manziel 's backup at Texas A&M.

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Austin American-Statesman

Triplets of the Big 12: Texas

Our final triplets: Texas . David Ash, QB: Ended up finishing only one game last year, suffering a concussion in Week 2, missing Week 3, starting Week 4 but unable to come back after halftime, then missing the rest of the season.

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Related Topix: Case McCoy, Sports, NCAA Sports, Texas Longhorns NCAA Football, NCAA Football

BleacherReport

Texas Football: Depth Chart Analysis, Complete 2014 Preview and Predictions

A new era is about to begin for the Texas Longhorns. For the first time since 1998, the Longhorns will begin the college football season with a new head coach leading the charge.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

NFL

Friday's CFB camps: 10 things you need to know

While Florida State, Alabama, Oregon and other highly ranked teams will garner most of the attention this season, there are a number of coaches at new places who will also draw their fair share of scrutiny.

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MySanAntonio.com

UT roster breakdown: Special teams

Reliable kickers are hard to find. In college football, their scarcity has wrecked championship dreams, spoiled upset bids and kept coaches at almost every program in America up at night.

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