Inside Texas recently named Texas Longhorns junior running back Bijan Robinson, who’s likely to enter the NFL Draft this coming offseason, to its Heisman Trophy short list. Granted, Robinson is somewhat low on the list – below the likes of Michigan Wolverines running back Blake Corum and Oregon Ducks quarterback Bo Nix, formerly of Auburn, for example.
But the nod to Robinson is deserved nonetheless.
WHAT THE WISE MEN ARE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Golden: Why are the oddmakers giving Texas respect on the road?
Dallas Morning News: Cooper Manning shares advice he gave Arch Manning during Texas recruitment process
247Sports: The Insider: Texas football updates and basketball preview
Inside Texas: Texas against K-State’s flyover defense
Inside Texas: Daniel Cruz talks Texas Longhorns; contenders
Inside Texas: 2022 Texas vs. Kansas State football preview
Inside Texas: Texas freshmen who could benefit the program, and themselves, via more snaps in the home stretch
Inside Texas: Bang or whimper? Saturday marks start to November slate, which hasn’t treated Texas kindly of late
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
247Sports: The Huddle: Wednesday notes & observations
247Sports: Four-star wide receiver Deandre Moore talks Texas following visit from Sark
247Sports: WATCH: Texas commit Dylan Spencer releases senior film
247Sports: Four-star WR Jordan Anderson is a high priority for several programs
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
Bring On The Cats: Wildcats top Ichabods in exhibition, 76-49
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Josh Allen believes in Zach Wilson, even if Jets fans don’t right now
SB Nation: Bradley Chubb was the perfect answer to the biggest question in Miami
NEWS ACROSS LONGHORN NATION AND BEYOND
- It seems the Big 12 is determined to grow its brand, finally.
Sources:Gonzaga AD Chris Standiford met with Big 12 Commissioner Brett Yormark in person in Texas last week about Gonzaga potentially joining the Big 12. This is part of broader discussions that have unfolded in recent weeks between the Big 12 and Gonzaga. https://t.co/MbaTEHfveF— Pete Thamel (@PeteThamel) November 2, 2022