Baylor surprised the college football world Monday by naming former Wake Forest coach Jim Grobe as the interim head coach for the 2016 season. It turns out Grobe wasn’t the only former college coach to get consideration. According to Sean Adams of AM 1300 The Zone, longtime Texas head coach Mack Brown was presented to Baylor’s board of regents as an option. Mike Singletary was...
Had it not been for “The Jerry Springer Show,” Vince Young and the Texas Longhorns may not have beaten USC to be crowned national champions in 2005. In a recent interview for CBS Sports’ oral history of the 2005 BCS National Championship Game, former Texas coach Mack Brown spoke about his lack of experience at the time on that big of a stage. The night before the game, Brown...
Former Texas head coach Mack Brown turned 63 over the summer, but SMU seems to believe he can be an effective coach well into his late 60s and even 70s. At least, that’s what their reported offer to the coaching legend indicates. According to Bill Nichols of The Dallas Morning News, Brown is SMU’s top target to replace June Jones. Nichols reports that SMU officials and Brown...
Mack Brown may have been pushed out as the head coach at Texas, but that doesn’t mean he is done with the Longhorns altogether. By relinquishing his position, Brown is reportedly entitled to make $500,000 per year as a special advisor to Texas president Bill Powers through 2020. However, the 62-year-old may be aiming higher. […]
A two-word billboard on highway 183 in Texas summed up Mack Brown's Texas coaching tenure perfectly. It reads: "Class Act."
We may never know exactly what happened with Mack Brown and Texas, but the latest report says he was pushed out by university president Bill Powers, who previously was one of his biggest supporters. If you remember correctly, a report from OrangeBloods.com said Brown would resign before week’s end the week of Dec. 9. At […]
Mack Brown has responded to reports that he's resigned as the Texas Longhorns' head coach, denying the initial reports from Orangebloods.com.
In terms of college football coaching, Mack Brown is an institution. In terms of college football coaching at the University of Texas, Mack Brown is a God. Ever since he set foot on campus the Longhorns have been a staple of success in the Big 12, and the BCS. This year, however, the team – and the coach - may have lost a step or two.Two consecutive sub-par seasons on campus, this...
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