By now, you’ve heard about the Urban Meyer drama that’s unfolding. The guy decided to stick around and not join the Jacksonville Jaguars, for whom he’s the head coach, on their flight back to Florida last weekend. Instead, Meyer did a little bar hopping on the night.
In all the ways the situation could’ve ended pretty, it ended in none of those ways.
Is this why Urban Meyer is trending? pic.twitter.com/nFg8kUFVli— Dude In Texas™️ (@ChiefSVP) October 3, 2021
Thank you, universe. Thank you so, so much. This makes up for Tom Herman. Kind of.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Bohls: Coaching aggressively could pay off for Steve Sarkisian vs. OU
Austin American-Statesman: Texas defense hoping for ‘four-quarter’ performance
Austin American-Statesman: Golden: Words from veteran teammates helping UT newcomers for Texas-OU
Austin American-Statesman: Tramel: Joe Castiglione and Chris Del Conte are the Godfather and the Don
Austin American-Statesman: How OU’s tackling problems last week could loom even larger vs. Texas
Dallas Morning News: Instead of following father’s OU legacy, UT’s Casey Thompson will write his own in storied rivalry
Dallas Morning News: 5 things Texas fans need to know about Oklahoma: Tough defense leads undefeated Sooners
Dallas Morning News: How Steve Sarkisian’s quietly mending Texas’ season, proving he was a better choice than Urban Meyer
247Sports: Morning Brew: Casey Thompson, who grew up cheering for OU, now faces the Sooners in Red River Showdown
247Sports: Morning Brew: OU’s Riley and Grinch weigh in on Texas’ Bijan Robinson and Casey Thompson
Inside Texas: GIF Analysis: Anthony Cook’s performance versus TCU
Inside Texas: How first-year head coaches have fared at the Red River Shootout
Inside Texas: Red River Shootout week: Quick practice notes
Inside Texas: As Sark prepares for his first Red River Shootout, so do many Texas players
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
247Sports: Mike at Night: The latest on Campbell, Thompson and Skinner
247Sports: Five-star OL Devon Campbell updates recruitment with Horns247
247Sports: Texas gaining steam with four-star 2023 WR Braylon James
247Sports: Five-star OL Devon Campbell to attend Texas-OU game
247Sports: Four-star OL Malik Agbo looking forward to Texas official visit
247Sports: Four-star athlete Arlis Boardingham discusses Texas interest, recent USC offer
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Viva the Matadors: Red Raiders pull a 180 in Morgantown
Viva the Matadors: Red Raiders find enough offense to get the job done
Viva the Matadors: Matt Wells proves to be the better coach this past Saturday and people are taking notice
Cowboys Ride For Free: Going Bowling: October 5th
The Smoking Musket: West Virginia finds itself at a crossroads as it travels to play Baylor
Wide Right & Natty Lite: This Week in GIFs: Kansas
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Woj: Nets prepared to make ‘hard decisions’ on Kyrie Irving
SB Nation: A complete timeline of how Urban Meyer lit the Jaguars’ dumpster fire
NEWS ACROSS THE FORTY ACRES AND BEYOND
- Bijan Robinson was just named the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Player of the Week.
Bijan Robinson had himself a day against TCU. pic.twitter.com/paRJYx8esm— Texas Football (@TexasFootball) October 4, 2021
- Avery Benson and Chris Beard are officially reunited in Austin.
Long hair, wild energy: Avery Benson brings his Texas Tech passion to Texas with Chris Beardhttps://t.co/m61nIcw6Wk— Brian Davis (@BDavisAAS) October 5, 2021
- Texas associated athletic director Arthur Johnson will lead the Temple Owls.