It’s about that time of year in Texas Longhorns football where everyone piles onto the coach and/or quarterback – in this case, first-year head coach Steve Sarkisian and redshirt junior Casey Thompson – to air grievances galore. It’s safe to say Sark’s so far taken it in stride.
“I knew what I signed up for,” Sarkisian said yesterday, per 247Sports.
Enough said. Let’s give the Iowa State Cyclones hell this weekend.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Texas’ Xavier Worthy is poised to topple freshman receiving records
Dallas Morning News: Steve Sarkisian, Longhorns believe Texas was a handful of plays away from major turnaround
Dallas Morning News: Texas prediction: Will Longhorns ‘get over that hump’ in battle of talented running backs?
247Sports: The Insider: Crazy week for UT football, Beard the team builder and more
247Sports: Horns247 Staff Predictions: Texas at Iowa State
247Sports: Steve Sarkisian’s final thoughts entering Texas’ road game at Iowa State
Inside Texas: Inside Texas Answers: Texas vs. Iowa State
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
Austin American-Statesman: Arlington Seguin DB Jamel Johnson gives Texas its first 2023 pledge
247Sports: Five-star hoops commits Arterio Morris, Dillon Mitchell expected to sign in early signing period
247Sports: The State of Recruiting: The monthly mailbag spectacular
Inside Texas: Humidor: Team notes headed to Ames, Arch news, November 13th looms large
Inside Texas: 5 Texas High School football games to watch for week 11
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Our Daily Bears: Why we shouldn’t ‘fear the frogs’
Viva the Matadors: Another no-show performance as the Sooners annihilate the Red Raiders
Wide Right & Natty Lite: 2021 Game IX: Iowa State vs Texas football game preview
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: The 7 teams that could sign Odell Beckham Jr.
SB Nation: The Deron Williams vs. Frank Gore boxing match could be legit if it happens
NEWS ACROSS THE FORTY ACRES AND BEYOND
- Texas men’s basketball is among the title favorites this season.
College basketball returns on Nov. 9, 2021 and the countdown to the end of a Big 12 Era begins.— Hookem.com (@bevobeat) November 5, 2021
- Texas women’s basketball turned the Oklahoma Baptist matchup into a cakewalk.
- It’s here!