COLT MCCOY RUMORS & GOSSIP
It's been a rough few years in Austin since Colt McCoy's dad took him out of the National Championship Game so he'd be healthy enough to sit on NFL benches, but if this week's "Texas Football" video is any indication the Longhorns are BACK. Or, at the very least, Mack Brown realizes he's actually still the coach at Texas and his job is on the line.
Business of Football Good for Texas Longhorns—So How About the Football?: It may seem strange to the rest of the world, but a standard is set when you’ve grown accustomed to being ranked at the end of the season.
People love their football in Texas; from pee wee through
high school, on into college, and of course the NFL. College football is
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Texas will face a 9-3 Oregon State team in the Alamo Bowl on December 29th. Photo: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE
After finishing the regular season with a loss to Kansas State on Saturday, the Texas Longhorns (8-4) were selected to play the Oregon State Beavers (9-3) on December 29th in the Valero Alamo Bowl in San Antonio.
The Longhorns last played in the Alamo Bowl in 2006 against...
The last time the Longhorns played an SEC team in the regular season was 5 years ago in 2008 against Arkansas when Colt McCoy was nearly perfect in passing as he completed 17 of 19 attempts for 185 yards, 3 touchdowns, and 0 interceptions. McCoy also led the team in rushing that day as he [...]
I apologize for the following scenario I'm going to throw at you, but please play along. Now imagine if you can Brent Musberger's voice. (Again, I apologize.) Shouldn't be hard to do right? If you watch enough college football it won't be.
"Ladies and gentleman, we are back live in Pasadena, CA at the Rose Bowl live as the new kings of college football are...
Colt McCoy was doomed from the start in Cleveland.Thats not an indictment on his play as much as it is on the team around him, and the division they play in. While he did have an elite left tackle and center in front of him, McCoys WR and RB cohorts proved to be lacking, and his defense did little to make their quarterbacks job easier.Meanwhile, McCoy had to go out and face...
Colt McCoy and Robert Griffin III are not strangers, they have met before on the field of battle. In 2008 while the freshman quarterback of the Baylor Bears, RG3 (Griffin III) would suffer a whipping at the hands of McCoy, quarterback of the Texas Longhorns, throwing five touchdowns and 300 yards on the way to a 45-21 victory over Baylor. RG3 would love to go head to head with McCoy again!
Case McCoy showcased his playmaking abilities against UCLA, completing 80 percent of his passes, throwing two touchdown passes and dodging many Bruins defenders. Then, he was replaced by freshman David Ash, who proved he could be a dynamic player against Texas Tech when he completed multiple deep throws and broke free for a 47-yard run on third down. Against Missouri, neither Ash...
When it comes to college football rivalries, Oklahoma-Texas is
about as big as it gets. So when asked about his favorite memory of
playing against Colt McCoy and the Longhorns in college, Sam
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Mack Brown has enjoyed plenty of success at Texas, including a national championship and streak of nine straight double-digit win seasons. But since losing Colt McCoy after the ’09 season, the Longhorns have struggled. They went 5-7 last year — their first losing season since John Mackovic was fired in ’97 — and they’ve gone [...]