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Texas unranked in preseason poll for first time in 17 years

Charlie Strong and the Texas Longhorns have been 86’ed from college football’s preseason Top 25 for the 2015 season. This marks the first time since 1998 that the Longhorns have not received a Top 25 nod. Instead, teams that finished with a 7-6 record last season (Arkansas and Tennessee) – compared to the 6-7 finish of Texas – earned the votes from FBS coaches to poke their...
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Charlie Strong using Bielema’s ‘erotic’ comment to motivate

Arkansas Razorbacks head football coach Bret Bielema said that defeating Charlie Strong’s Texas Longhorns in last year’s Texas Bowl was “borderline erotic,” and Strong has used those words to light a fire under his team. As was reported by Kevin McGuire of NBC Sports’ College Football Talk, Strong posted Bielema’s words all over the Longhorns’ football facilities....
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Charlie Strong: players need more than justice system

Texas Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong is of the belief that if players get in trouble, more than the proverbial “system” is needed. Speaking to ESPN in an interview with the network, Strong stressed the importance not only of the justice system, but of players who get in trouble having positive influences in their lives. “A lot of times (coaches) think, ‘Well I can help...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlie Strong laughs off idea of alternate Texas unis

There were some rumblings a few weeks ago that the Texas Longhorns could potentially be busting out some new black alternate uniforms at some point during the upcoming college football season. For those who were against the idea, you can breathe a sigh of relief. For those who were hoping to see something new out on the field, well, you are out of luck. While speaking to the media...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Longhorns HC Charlie Strong Still Doesn't Know His Quarterback's Names

Taking over a program for a well-liked and successful coach like Mack Brown has to be tough. When the program is a highly visible one like the University of Texas the job gets even tougher. So while Charlie Strong is in an enviable position as head of a major program the demands place on it make it tough to say the least.That being said, no amount of pressure is a good excuse for...
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Texas posts Bielema's 'borderline erotic' comment in facility

Bret Bielema gave Texas some bulletin board material with his “borderline erotic” comment made last week. Speaking at SEC Media Days, the Arkansas coach boasted that beating the Longhorns in the Texas Bowl and kneeling at the goal line gave him a “borderline erotic” feeling. When talking at Texas’ Big 12 Media Days Tuesday, Longhorns...Read More
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Texas Football: Charlie Strong Dismisses Possibility Of Texas Wearing Alternate Uniforms While He’s Coach

As the alternate uniform craze has swept through college football, some programs with “traditional” uniforms such as Notre Dame, Ohio State and Nebraska have embraced the trend, either tweaking their standard game jerseys or experimenting with alternative looks.  Don’t expect Texas to join them under head coach Charlie Strong.  Charlie Strong laughed about idea of Texas...
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Texas Football: Charlie Strong Says He And Mack Brown “Talk A Lot”

Texas head coach Charlie Strong is trying to bring the Longhorn program back to the heights it reached during the peak of his predecessor, Mack Brown.  So who is one person Strong has trusted as a close confidante as he attempts to accomplish that goal? Brown himself of course.  Did not know this: Charlie Strong said he and Mack Brown talk “a lot” and that he likes calling...
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Charlie Strong Hung Up Bret Bielema’s “Erotic” Comments Around Texas Football Building

College football media days have been going on over the last few weeks, and a few coaches have had pretty interesting comments. No quote was better than Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema calling the kneel down to end the Texas Bowl win over Texas “borderline erotic.” Charlie Strong’s coaching staff was quick to use that as bulletin board material. Charlie Strong says Bret Bielema’s...
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Charlie Strong’s Reaction To Texas Wide Receiver Daje Johnson’s Song “Dealer”: “You Must Not Be On The Team Anymore”

When Texas wide receiver Daje Johnson released a rap song called “Dealer,” the first thought most of us had was probably “this is a bad idea.” The second thought? “Charlie Strong is going to be PISSED.” As it turns out, we know the Texas head coach pretty well. Strong was asked about Johnson’s musical endeavors during Big 12 media days on Tuesday, and his reaction was...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

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