Tag: Texas Longhorns

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfled looking for revenge against Ohio State in college football Week 2

Top storylines for college football Week 2

There's no spectacle to compare to the weekly drama of collegiate sports, and we've got some tremendous games on the slate in college football Week 2. The big-ticket...
Maryland running back Jake Funk scores in college football Week 1

Top takeaways from college football Week 1

A bunch of the top teams in the nation got off to seriously sluggish starts to open the season in college football Week 1. It's to be...
Cardinals quarterback Lamar Jackson has a lot of pressure on his shoulders heading into college football Week 1

Top storylines for college football Week 1

College football Week 1 is here, folks. The action is kicking into high gear, and there are so many big-time angles to look at as the season...
Lamar Jackson is a boom-or-bust player heading into the 2018 NFL Draft

Ranking top 40 college football players entering 2017 season

Who is the best college football player in the land? It's a lively debate worth having, and we here at Sportsnaut have some ideas of our own...
D'Onta Foreman

Report: D’Onta Foreman arrested on drug, gun charges

Houston Texans rookie running back D'Onta Foreman was arrested on Sunday morning and charged with "marijuana possession of two ounces or less and unlawful carrying of a...
2017 Heisman Trophy candidate Mike Weber of Ohio State

Top 10 dark horse 2017 Heisman Trophy candidates

We all know who the top dogs are in the race to win the 2017 Heisman Trophy. Guys like Sam Darnold, Lamar Jackson, Baker Mayfield and J.T....
Dabo Swinney, Jimbo Fisher, Florida State Seminoles, Clemson Tigers, 2017 college football schedule

Best game every week on the 2017 college football schedule

Even before the preseason rankings emerge, it's fun to take a peek ahead at the 2017 college football schedule to figure out which games hold the most interest. That's what...
Major Applewhite Houston Cougars

Houston HC Major Applewhite zings Tom Herman during speaking engagement

This past winter, Houston's football program underwent a few major changes, not the least of which was seeing Tom Herman leave for Texas. That move resulted in...
Minkah Fitzpatrick Alabama 2018 NFL Draft

Top 10 impact college football defenders in 2017

For as much focus is given to offensive stars, teams featuring elite college football defenders are often the ones winning big games. This is true at all levels of...

WATCH: T.J. Ford returns to Texas for graduation, embraced by Rick Barnes

T.J. Ford was only at the University of Texas for two years, but made quite an impression. His jersey is one of only three retired by the...
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Five most overrated head coaches in college football

Overrated can be a strong word, depending on context. But specifically, in regard to college football coaches, it's a word that can be awfully accurate. It's no secret...
D'Onta Foreman

Report: D’Onta Foreman held out of combine workouts with stress fracture in foot

Texas running back and NFL hopeful D'Onta Foreman had some question marks heading into the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine. How fast would he run? What kind of...
NFL Draft, DeShone Kizer

10 players who need huge combine to boost NFL Draft stock

The combine is not the end-all, be-all when it comes to NFL Draft stock, but it does play a big role in a how organizations feel about...

Top 10 winners and losers of the 2016 college football season

Every year, college football teams enter the season with sky-high expectations of winning the national championship or returning a program to prominence. For some fan bases, those hopes...
D'Onta Foreman

Report: D’Onta Foreman to declare for 2017 NFL Draft

In less than shocking news, Texas redshirt-sophomore running back D'Onta Foreman will be announcing Wednesday his intentions to declare for the 2017 NFL Draft, per Sports Illustrated. Foreman,...

Ten biggest disappointments from 2016 college football season

The 2016 college football regular season is just about over. It's not officially over just yet, but it's pretty darn close. We're basically a hop, skip and...

Tom Herman takes shot at Charlie Strong during Texas introduction

Tom Herman truly isn't lacking for either confidence or noteworthy quotes. During his introductory press conference as the new head coach of the Texas Longhorns, Tom Herman tossed...

Texas AD denies Charlie Strong will be fired

Texas athletic director Mike Perrin responded to the many rumors that Texas has decided to fire Charlie Strong after the Longhorns lost to Kansas, 24-21, in overtime. Many news outlets...
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Ten best and worst performances from college football Week 12

November is an awesome time of year if you're a college football fan. The weather is getting colder across the country and the stakes couldn't be any higher. Potential...

Top 10 takeaways from college football Week 12

Postseason dreams were crushed, some top performers struggled and the No. 1 team in the nation was surprisingly tested in college football Week 12. Ohio State was nearly...

Conflicting reports emerge surrounding Texas and Charlie Strong

In somewhat shocking news, Texas has reportedly fired head coach Charlie Strong following a demoralizing 24-21 overtime loss to a formerly 1-9 Kansas Jayhawks. https://twitter.com/SportsPlusShow/status/800165575951400960 Responding to this report,...

Charlie Strong has ‘no idea’ about his future at Texas after loss to Kansas

Charlie Strong, already under immense pressure, coached his Texas Longhorns to a loss Saturday against Kansas. They blew a 21-10 fourth-quarter lead, turned the ball over six...

Top 10 takeaways from college football Week 9

Upsets, fantastic finishes and some downright ugly play by a couple of top teams highlighted the college football Week 9 action. One team we had high hopes for...

Texas AD Mike Perrin declines to talk about Charlie Strong’s future

Texas was defeated by Kansas State on Saturday, 24-21, marking the fourth loss in five games for the Longhorns. After the game, when asked about Charlie Strong's future...