I didn't grow up a Longhorn fan, but I became one quickly when I started going to UT in 2002, developing an equal love for Austin and love for the Longhorns, and the passion has only grown since then, reaching a pinnacle with the two championships in 2005, though hardly declining since then. Oh yeah, and you can still call me GoBR. Wescott Eberts Follow @SBN_Wescott
Steve Sarkisian believes that Thompson has earned the right to bounce back from the worst start of his career against the Cowboys.
The high school track star was a late-rising prospect in the 2019 recruiting class, but struggled to break into the defensive rotation in Austin under three coordinators.
Kyle Flood took the clear opportunity to shore up pass protection after a brutal performance by Andrej Karic at right tackle.
The Longhorns head coach is hoping for a postseason return for the team’s standout receiver.
The biggest issue wasn’t necessarily bringing the ball out of the end zone — it was poor blocking and then fumbling at the end of the play by not adequately protecting the ball.
Kyle Flood benches Andrej Karic as the Longhorns try to replace two injured starters.
Both starters injured in the Oklahoma game are out indefinitely.
The Longhorns are the No,. 9 team nationally in FPI.
For years, the Sooners were one of the most dangerous running teams in college football because of how well they could execute Counter. On Saturday, the play returned in a big way with some key wrinkles.