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Bevo’s Daily Roundup: Texas A&M tight end endorses prospects commitments to Texas

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Plus: What Jalen Milroe’s decommitment means for 2021 QB recruiting

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Texas A&M Aggies tight end Blake Smith out of Southlake Carroll is a smart guy.

Last week, Smith took to social media to endorse recent Texas Longhorns prospects who have opted to commit to the Forty Acres. He’s since deleted the tweet, but it still happened.

As you’ll notice, Smith reacted to quarterback Quinn Ewers Longhorn commitment.

We couldn’t have said it better.

WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS

Austin American-Statesman: The Dotted Line: Quinn Ewers set to become only fourth five-star quarterback for Texas since 2000

Sports Illustrated: Could the Texas Longhorns ‘shock the world’ with another surprise commitment?

247Sports: What’s next for Texas in 2021 quarterback recruiting?

247Sports: The Flagship Interview: Is Texas College Football Playoff bound?

ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION

Texas baseball picks up 2022 commitment from Lake Travis’s Pierce George

WATCH: Texas RB Bijan Robinson breaks off big play

4-star QB Jalen Milroe flips from Texas to Alabama

WHAT WE’RE READING

Banner Society: It’s time to change non-conference schedule protocol

SBNation: The new ‘Space Jam’ jerseys went a bit too far

SBNation: Is Deandre Hopkins holding out?

NEWS ACROSS THE LONGHORN REPUBLIC AND BEYOND

  • What does Jalen Milroe’s decommitment from Texas means for the Longhorns? That’s the question posed by Sports Illustrated. From SI: “While the loss of depth at quarterback position will hurt, this isn’t the end of the world for Texas. A much more important ripple effect might have been the second decommitment from offensive tackle Hayden Connor. Connor, who is good friends with Milroe at Katy Tompkins High School, committed to Texas last August. The four-star lineman confirmed he will stay in an Instagram post Monday night. It is unclear at the moment if offensive coordinator Mike Yurcich will continue to search for another quarterback in the immediate future. Going forward, it looks like it’s going to be a battle between junior Casey Thompson and freshmen Hudson Card and Ja’Quinden Jackson.”
  • Former Longhorns running back D’Onta Foreman and tight end Geoff Swaim are working out with the Tennessee Titans, Sportsline reports.