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  1. Belldozer-like package providing opportunity for Texas QB Tyrone SwoopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | Burnt Orange Nation

    Perceived as an afterthought, a former starter now is back on the field thanks to new play caller Jay Norvell. What seems to have been lost a bit in all of the post-game commotion regarding penalties, special teams woes, premature coaching-search talks, etc.


  2. NFL 'Horns: Derrick Johnson enters Chiefs' record bookRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Burnt Orange Nation

    We had to wait three weeks, but with the eight tackles made by Derrick Johnson on Monday, the former Texas Longhorns star is now the Chiefs ' new all-time leading tackler. Johnson joins former Longhorns Jamaal Charles and Priest Holmes , who are the franchise's all-time rushing leaders, in the Kansas City Chiefs' record book.


  3. Rookie linebacker Hicks steps up well into big roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | ArcaMax Publishing

    While his play suggested otherwise, Eagles rookie inside linebacker Jordan Hicks admitted to a serious case of butterflies before making his first NFL start. The nervousness didn't last long as Hicks had a team-high 10 tackles, along with a fumble recovery and an interception during Sunday's 24-17 win over the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium.


  4. Eagles rookie Jordan Hicks could make first NFL start vs. JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | NJ.com

    There's no question that the Eagles ' depth at inside linebacker will be tested Sunday with both Kiko Alonso and Mychal Kendricks sidelined against the Jets . The team hopes the answer to those concerns is third-round pick rookie Jordan Hicks .


  5. Tramel: Has Texas finally found a quality quarterback in Jerrod Heard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | NewsOK.com

    About halfway through Jerrod Heard's 45-yard touchdown run in the final 80 seconds of the game last Saturday, a familiar feeling swept through the University of Texas' Royal-Memorial Stadium. Texas quarterback Jerrod Heard, left, celebrates with teammate Lorenzo Joe after Heard scored a touchdown during the Longhorns' loss to Cal.


  6. Broken Texas run defense lacking fundamentals, technique, executionRead the original story

    Friday Sep 25 | Burnt Orange Nation

    The scheme isn't the major problem in 2015, but the Longhorns' run defense is looking a lot like the 2012 disaster. In 2012, the Texas Longhorns lost a number of important players from a defense that played well under a first-year defensive coordinator and struggled mightily with basic fundamentals like beating blocks, executing run fits, and tackling opponents.


  7. Texas Defensive Preview: Will History Repeat ItselfRead the original story

    Friday Sep 25 | Cowboys Ride For Free

    Last season, on both sides of the ball, the Texas Longhorns bullied Oklahoma State physically. The offensive line in Stillwater hasn't changed too much from a year ago, so could the Longhorn defenders do something similar this time around? There were a lot of household names on the Longhorn defense last season.


  8. After years looking, Texas might have found its quarterbackRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 23 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Jerrod Heard had committed to Texas but wasn't signed yet in late 2013 when Mack Brown was fired as the Longhorns head coach.


  9. Texas Longhorns in the NFL, Week 2: Jordan Hicks injures Tony RomoRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Burnt Orange Nation

    The play where former Longhorns Jordan Hicks sacked Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo during the third quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports.


  10. After years looking, Texas may have found its quarterbackRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 23 | Boston Herald

    Jerrod Heard had committed to Texas but wasn't signed yet in late 2013 when Mack Brown was fired as the Longhorns head coach. So Heard cast his name about, taking a look at other Big 12 schools who might want a two-time state-championship winning quarterback with fast feet and a good arm.


  11. Longhorn football standouts find immediate NFL experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Daily Texan

    Two weeks of the 2015 NFL season are in the books, and plenty of Longhorn rookies have gotten significant playing time. The New England Patriots selected defensive tackle Malcom Brown with the No.


  12. Philadelphia Eagles Suddenly Counting on Rookie LB Jordan HicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 | BleacherReport

    Alonso at interior linebacker. Observers were even more confused when the team turned around and invested a third-round pick in Jordan Hicks as well.


  13. Nowadays, a big-time difference-maker on defense can't be found at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 21 | NewsOK.com

    Remember the days when the names of Longhorn defenders leapt to mind? There were dobermans like Derrick Johnson and Cory Redding, Michael Griffin and Brian Orakpo, Earl Thomas and the Acho brothers. Even in recent years as the program struggled, Texas still had standouts on defense.


  14. Rookie Hicks Ready For Increased RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 21 | Philadelphia Eagles

    He understands the nature of the NFL. He picked up on the pace and the intricacies and the commitment needed.


  15. Cal survives Texas onslaught, wins 45-44Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 19 | San Jose Mercury News

    Jared Goff threw for three touchdowns and Cal rallied from 10 points down to score the signature victory of the Sonny Dykes coaching era with a wild 45-44 win over Texas in front of 91,568 fans at Darrell K. Royal Memorial Stadium on Saturday night. Two years removed from a 1-11 season in Dykes' debut, the Bears improved to 3-0 and beat the Longhorns for the first time in six tries dating to 1959.


  16. Cal vs. Texas: Previewing the Longhorns defenseRead the original story

    Friday Sep 18 | California Golden Blogs

    Is it just me, or does it feel like a long time since we beat San Diego State? Silly season has been in full force this week, what with the Mack Brown Rose Bowl retrospectives , the resignation of Texas AD Steve Patterson , the mysterious case of the chrome faceguards , and the Malik Jefferson hype storm reaching gale force in Austin. And that doesn't even begin to cover the incredible amount of fate-tempting and curse-inducing we've been doing at CGB all week.


  17. Cal's opportunity to assert itself on the national stage comes against TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 17 | ESPN

    California Golden Bears visits Texas Longhorns on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. PT. Here are five things to watch: 1. Jared Goff : Put simply, he's been a joy to watch so far this season.


  18. Cal Football, Evans Hall Edition: Week 2 Recap and view into Week 3Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 17 | California Golden Blogs

    More data means more analysis can be done! Let's review how the team performed in Week 2 against SDSU and how we project against the Texas Longhorns! After the first snap and throughout the first SDSU drive it looked bad. Our defense seemed to suddenly take shades of 2013's as we missed assignments, run defense failed again and again to seal up holes and the passing defense looked confused letting the Aztecs to a quick strike touchdown on a wide open man who was probably covered by the ghost of Andy Buh.


  19. Cal Defense Showing Potential In Latest Win Vs. San Diego StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 | CBS Local

    Entering Week 3 of the college football season, Cal is the last remaining undefeated team in the Pac-12 North. The Bears got off to a sluggish start against San Diego State Saturday, but the offense found its groove to send the Aztecs home with a 35-7 loss.


  20. Texas youth movement starting to pay dividendsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 13 | Burnt Orange Nation

    In one of the darkest moments of recent Texas Longhorns football history, there was freshman linebacker Malik Jefferson expressing unabated optimism despite the blowout against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish . "Our team is all these young guys," admitted head coach Charlie Strong after an encouring victory against the Rice Owls on Saturday night.