Texas Longhorns alum Bijan Robinson, who was selected by the Atlanta Falcons in last month’s NFL Draft, officially agreed to terms and signed his contract over the weekend.
Sources: The #Falcons and RB Bijan Robinson have agreed to terms on his four-year, $21.96M rookie contract that is fully guaranteed and also includes a fifth-year option. The No. 8 pick is signing now, as another Top 10 selection is locked in. pic.twitter.com/Lyai4hH7FE— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 11, 2023
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
Austin American-Statesman: Texas softball draws No. 13 overall seed from NCAA selection committee
Austin American-Statesman: Texas men, women both win to advance in NCAA tennis tournament
Austin American-Statesman: Sark Week: Coaches spread the word to Texas faithful on annual tour
Austin American-Statesman: Golden: Del Conte, Charles know the power of people helping people
Dallas Morning News: Plano’s Parker Coody shares special moment with grandfather after making 1st PGA Tour cut
247Sports: Morning Brew: Can Quinn Ewers make second-year jump on par with Mac Jones at Alabama in 2020?
Inside Texas: Four-Down Territory: Leaders, fastest wide receivers, most physical players, more
Inside Texas: How Texas educates Longhorn athletes, coaches on the NCAA’s sports betting restrictions when gambling is ubiquitous
Inside Texas: Longhorn great Cedric Griffin gives Jelani McDonald a strong recommendation
ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
Longhorn signees set to compete at the UIL state track & field meet
247Sports: The Stampede: Texas head coach Steve Sarkisian talks recruiting strategy and more
247Sports: Four-star DB Dakoda Fields breaks down his final seven
247Sports: Top 100 ATH Kiotti Armstrong reacts to Texas offer and sets visit date
Inside Texas: Talking Texas Longhorns with Makai Saina
Inside Texas: 2025 On3 four-star Michael Fasusi recaps Texas visit
Inside Texas: Inside Scoop: 2024 top targets, 2025s talk Austin trip, and coaches on the road
BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
247Sports: 5 things to know about this week’s NBA Draft Combine
Inside Texas: On Texas Football: Which offenses will be the most difficult for Texas to handle in 2023?
Frogs O’ War: TCU Baseball Series Recap: Baylor
Frogs O’ War: Football: Three-star offensive tackle Tobias Steppes commits to TCU
WHAT WE’RE READING
SB Nation: Ja Morant is risking his NBA career to act like an idiot on Instagram
SB Nation: This Japanese baseball team’s Deep-V uniforms are the future of sports attire
SB Nation: James Harden’s Game 7 stinker looked like a lot like Ben Simmons’ famous collapse
NEWS ACROSS LONGHORN NATION AND BEYOND
- Texas baseball won their series against San Jose State over the weekend.
HORNS WIN!— Texas Baseball (@TexasBaseball) May 13, 2023
Texas clinches the series with an 18-6 win in seven innings!#HookEm pic.twitter.com/k9Y6NXgDsQ
- Texas softball fell to the Oklahoma Sooners in the Big 12 tournament.
now time to turn the attention to the postseason #HookEm— Texas Softball (@TexasSoftball) May 13, 2023