That means Briles is likely on the move back to college football. One possibility folks have floated out there is Briles replacing Hugh Freeze with the Liberty Eagles if he moves on.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: COVID-19 keeping Texas athletes, schedule makers on their toes
Austin American-Statesman: With a top-10 finish, Texas’ Kaitlyn Papp earns low-am honors and a U.S. Women’s Open return
Austin American-Statesman: Herman, Del Conte must put 2020 behind them, learn from mistakes
Dallas Morning News: 3 reasons why Texas could be better in 2021: Longhorns return fierce run game
247Sports: Morning Brew: Texas could see a familiar face for bowl game
247Sports: Bijan Robinson galloping into Texas history as a true freshman
247Sports: D’Shawn Jamison emerges as a special return man for Texas
Inside Texas: Top plays of the 2020 season
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
Austin American-Statesman: The Dotted Line: What should Texas fans expect during the early signing period?
Dallas Morning News: 5 Dallas-area early signing day storylines to watch, from Texas’ talented class (so far) to a possible crown jewel for SMU
247Sports: Transfer OL Jarrett Horst talks Texas and other possibilities
247Sports: The Stampede: Everything we’re hearing on the way to signing day
Inside Texas: Ranking the 2021 class
Inside Texas: Inside Scoop: An agent’s take on UT, Scenario 3.5, recruiting ahead of NSD
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Frogs O’ War: Three up, three down: Evans and Johnston are those dudes
Frogs O’ War: Desmond Bane is still good at basketball
The Smoking Musket: Darius Stills declares for NFL Draft, will play in bowl game
WHAT WE’RE READING
Banner Society: Bid farewell to the endless summer of FIRE MALZAHN
SB Nation: Keyontae Johnson transported to UF Health, ‘following simple commands’
SB Nation: Did Lamar Jackson run off the field to poop? An investigation.
NEWS ACROSS THE LONGHORN REPUBLIC AND BEYOND
- Texas cornerback Josh Thompson is returning for the 2021 season.
Get ready to see more of Josh Thompson in burnt orange. https://t.co/NOI0NVnTVS— Longhorns Wire (@LonghornsWire) December 15, 2020
- Texas women’s basketball just got bumped up to No. 22 in the latest AP Poll.
- The folks at the Austin American-Statesman break down the love triangle between head coach Tom Herman, athletic director Chris Del Conte, and the prize himself, Urban Meyer.
In this week's Longhorn Confidential on Facebook Live, Statesman writers Brian Davis, Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden discuss the fallout of the Tom Herman decision, the continued departures of Texas players and the possibility of the Horns playing in the Big 12 title game.Posted by BevoBeat from Hookem.com on Monday, December 14, 2020