Greg Robinson, last seen being run out of football by a Mississippi State offense led by Chris Relf, was named defensive coordinator of Texas on Sunday, replacing Manny Diaz, who was run out of Texas by a BYU offense led by a quarterback who had 376 career rushing yards in 6 games before dropping 259 on Texas. Obviously, this is an unusual situation, but everyone involved is trying to make the best of it.
From Mack Brown:
"We’re very fortunate that Greg has been around, watched all of our practice video and has a good scouting report moving forward. His familiarity with the staff and players should make for a smooth transition. He knows this place, did a terrific job in leading our defense before, and I’m excited to have him back on the field."
From Greg Robinson:
"Coach Brown has been wonderful to me. I’ll do anything I can to help him, so when he called, I told him I’d be there (Sunday). I know the staff, have a lot of respect for them and am excited for the chall...