Texas Longhorns Standout Daje Johnson and Play-caller Major Applewhite Create Dynamic Pair

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Though we are just one game into the season, it appears that Texas Longhorns sophomore standout Daje Johnson and new offensive play-caller Major Applewhite could very well be a match made in football Heaven. In fact, Applewhite is the reason […]

Texas Longhorns: After Slow Start, Offense Has Record-Setting Night

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This offseason, Texas Longhorns fans were eager to see their new-and-improved, high-powered offense led by new offensive coordinator Major Applewhite, but after nearly two quarters of football against the New Mexico State Aggies in last night’s season opener, it appeared […]

Texas A&M Makes a Mockery of College Sports

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There are reports surfacing that Texas A&M has suspended their Heisman winning quarterback Johnny Manziel for half of their season-opener vs. the Rice Owls this weekend. Yes, you read that right and no, this is not a joke: HALF A […]

NCAA Decision In Johnny Manziel Case Will Define Their Future Role In Collegiate Athletics

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With the news yesterday that the NCAA met with Texas A&M‘s Heisman trophy winner Johnny Manziel over the weekend for several hours, fans across the college football world are eagerly awaiting the governning body’s decision as to the eligibility of the […]

Texas Longhorns Will Pay Tribute to 1963 National Championship Team This Season

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Texas Longhorns head coach Mack Brown definitely understands the rich history and tradition of Texas Football. Throughout his tenure in Austin, he has shown various ways to pay his respects to some of the most beloved coaches, players, and teams throughout […]

2013 Texas Longhorns Player Profiles: Jaxon Shipley

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With the 2013 season kick-off just a little over a week away, Rant Sports is previewing key members of this year’s Texas Longhorns. Today, we look at junior wide receiver, Jaxon Shipley. It was no surprise when Jaxon Shipley chose to follow […]

Texas Longhorns: Key Offensive Lineman Desmond Harrison Cleared by NCAA

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Texas Longhorns fans may not be too familiar with the name Desmond Harrison, but they sure will be soon. Harrison, one of the top-ranked junior college players in the country last year, committed to the Horns last spring. For the […]

2013 Texas Longhorns Player Profiles: Tyrone Swoopes

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With the kick-off to the college football season just around the corner, Rant Sports is previewing members of the 2013 Texas Longhorns. Today, we take a look at true freshman quarterback, Tyrone Swoopes. Swoopes entered into his final season with […]

Texas Longhorns Defensive Coordinator Manny Diaz Travels to Nigeria On Mission Trip

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  Last fall marked Texas Longhorns defensive coordinator Manny Diaz‘s second year in Austin. After an outstanding first season with the Horns, last year, Diaz’s defensive squad posted their worst statistical season in school history. This year, with two of […]

2013 Texas Longhorns Player Profiles: Ashton Dorsey

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In the weeks leading up to the 2013 season-opener against the New Mexico State Lobos on August 31, Rant Sports is previewing various key members of this year’s Texas Longhorns. Today we take a look at senior defensive tackle, Ashton […]

2013 Texas Longhorns Player Profiles: Quandre Diggs

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In the weeks leading up to the Texas Longhorns‘ season debut on August 31, Rant Sports is previewing some of the key members of this year’s team. Today, we profile defensive standout Quandre Diggs. Diggs, a junior cornerback, has proven himself […]

Should Johnny Manziel Turn His Sights to the NFL?

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With every passing day, Texas A&M quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manizel, affectionately (and perhaps even caustically) known as Johnny Football, is finding himself in more and more trouble. With each new piece of information that comes out alleging […]