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  1. Even without top Texas talent, Shaka Smart is recruiting successfullyRead the original story

    Thursday | Burnt Orange Nation

    It may take some time for Shaka Smart to revitalize Longhorns recruiting prominence, but he's well on his way. Only a short month ago, nearly unprecedented optimism surrounded the Texas Longhorns basketball program; more specifically, the Horns' efforts on the recruiting trail.

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  2. First Look: Notre Dame Fighting IrishRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Burnt Orange Nation

    Previous meeting: In 1996, a mercurial Lou Holtz led No. 8 Notre Dame into Austin to face a top-10 Longhorn squad headed by John Mackovic.

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  3. Texas looks to shock Notre Dame in the season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    The University of Texas football team as always played the role of "Big Brother" in the Big 12 Conference. This season the Longhorns are considered just average and the great high school athletes from the great state of Texas are opting to choose Baylor and Texas A&M over Texas.

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  4. Get To Know: LB Jordan HicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Philadelphia Eagles

    In college, Hicks accumulated 299 tackles , 5.5 sacks, two interceptions, seven pass breakups, 12 special teams tackles and one fumble recovery. Due to his stellar performance, Hicks was a semifinalist for the Chuck Bednarik Award in 2014, given annually to the nation's top defensive player.

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  5. Notre Dame Opponent Preview: Texas Longhorns DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Slap the Sign

    Nov 2, 2013; Austin, TX, USA; The Texas Longhorns defense waits for play to resume against the Kansas Jayhawks during the fourth quarter at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. Texas beat Kansas 35-13.

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  6. Texas puts WR Ty Templin on scholarshipRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Burnt Orange Nation

    Texas Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong rewarded another player for standing out in his meritocracy, as junior wide receiver Ty Templin received a hard-earned scholarship on Tuesday evening. Strong also granted a scholarship to junior long snapper Kyle Ashby, who will take over those duties on punts and kickoffs from former Green Beret Nate Boyer, the 34-year-old whose incredible story captured the nation's attention when he signed with the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent.

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  7. Malik Jefferson ready to be face of Texas' futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | ESPN

    They weren't lying. But that crown can feel a little heavy. Just ask his parents, who drove down from Mesquite, Texas, for a weekend recently to check in on their freshman linebacker.

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  8. 'Horns in the NFL: First round of cutsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Burnt Orange Nation

    It's a tough time of year for Lifetime Longhorns nearing the end and those hoping to get a start. The NFL season is approaching and the teams are scrambling to determine which players can give them the best chances for a successful season.

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  9. Texas Basketball: they'll be better because they shouldn't beRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Isportsweb.com

    Texas' high demand for success right here in the now couldn't be a higher priority across the fan base. And though the firing of Rick Barnes and hiring of Shaka Smart was a move for the now, the success is a process thing.

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  10. MSU defense ready to face opponentRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Commercial Dispatch

    The first-year Mississippi State defensive coordinator has been preparing his squad for the upcoming season since spring drills and that includes the last four weeks spent in training camp. During that time, the Bulldog defense has gone up against the Bulldog offense numerous times.

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  11. Sports WebXtra Texas plans to use both Swoopes and Heard against Notre DameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | KLTV Tyler

    University of Texas head coach Charlie Strong announced on Monday that Tyrone Swoopes will start at quarterback for Texas on Saturday against Notre Dame. It is worth noting however that redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard will also see playing time.Swoopes had a up and down 2014, throwing 13 touchdowns and 11 interceptions.

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  12. Texas defensive line will once again be a team strengthRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Burnt Orange Nation

    With more than 10 able bodies at their disposal, the Longhorns staff feels confident about controlling the line of scrimmage. Defensive line is a position where the Texas Longhorns have excelled year after year and if it plays out how the coaches think it will, it will be no different in 2015.

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  13. Gosselin: After disastrous year on special teams, Longhorns will get help from surprising sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    Charlie Strong parceled out portions of the kicking game to various members of his staff, and the results were disastrous. The Longhorns' special teams ranked among the worst in college football.

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  14. Freshman playmakers key in Longhorns' improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Daily Texan

    It's rare that a team can improve after losing a double-digit number of starters. Yet, the Longhorns have the chance to break that mold with a talented freshman class.

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  15. OU football: Improvement in the defensive backfield will be key to Oklahoma's 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | NewsOK.com

    In Kerry Cooks' first meeting with his new players several months ago, he showed them a piece of paper with the number "114" written on it. Oklahoma's Zack Sanchez celebrates in front of Texas' John Harris after an incomplete pass during the Red River Showdown college football game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners and the University of Texas Longhorns at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014.

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  16. Arizona Cardinals from A to Z: Jaxon ShipleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | RaisingZona

    Aug 1, 2015; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Jaxon Shipley catches a ball during training camp at University of Phoenix. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports As we have reached the end of Arizona Cardinals training camp and just two games of the preseason remaining, we continue our annual look at the roster player by player.

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  17. Five big questions: Texas LonghornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | ESPN

    This week, we're breaking down the five big questions lingering for each Big 12 program heading into the season. We continue with the Texas Longhorns: The million-dollar question in Austin this offseason.

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  18. TCU, Baylor refining Big 12 orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NWAonline

    Frogs and Bears suddenly trump Longhorns and Sooners in the American ecosystem, and people sit around in late August salivating for late November in Fort Worth much more than early October in Dallas. For the latter on Oct. 10, Texas will play Oklahoma in their annual Red River rivalry game, and that's fine as far as it goes.

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  19. NFL 'Horns battling for position in preseasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Burnt Orange Nation

    This is the third season that I have written this series. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I do researching and writing it.

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  20. With Texas and Oklahoma down, Baylor and TCU have flipped Big 12 hierarchy on its headRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Washington Post

    Baylor head coach Art Briles shields his eyes from the lights as he addresses attendees at the Big 12 Conference Football Media Days in Dallas. Frogs and Bears suddenly trump Longhorns and Sooners in the American ecosystem, and people sit around in late August salivating for late November in Fort Worth much more than early October in Dallas.

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