Some Texas Players Are Rooting For Oklahoma Today

One of college football’s most-heated rivalries is being put on hold for a couple hours this afternoon.  Multiple Texas players have tweeted that they’ll be rooting for rival Oklahoma in this afternoon’s College Football Playoff contest against Clemson.  Conference pride is outweighing the rivalry, for now.  Can’t believe I’m saying this but come on OU represent the...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Would an in-state showdown boost Texas Bowl?

Texas Tech exited the 2015 regular season on a high note, taking down in-state rival Texas in Austin for the first time since 1997.It was a wildly entertaining game on Thanksgiving eve, and several teams in the state are bowl eligible. With the Texas Bowl looming, wouldn't it make sense to feature two teams from The Lone Star State?Texas Tech is a prime candidate for the Texas bowl...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas LB Peter Jinkens emerging as a senior leader

A handful of Texas Longhorns seniors will help determine how quickly the youth movement spurred by the 2015 signees takes place and linebacker Peter Jinkens is one player who looks determined to make the most of his last opportunity.With 11 starts over his first three seasons, the Skyline product has been in and out of the starting lineup since 2012, but struggled to find playing...
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August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Peter Jinkens does the ‘Ric Flair’ in Texas huddle

Regardless of whether you are a fan of professional wrestling or not, you know who Ric Flair is. He is easily one of the most recognizable names and faces in all of sports entertainment and he has influenced an absolutely amazing movement within the collegiate athletics world. There have been many videos circulating of college athletes reciting Flair’s famous promo that he does...
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August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas Linebacker Peter Jinkens Does The 'Ric Flair' In Team Huddle

The WWE legend made it famous back during his wrestling days, but thanks to former Indianapolis Colts safety (now with the Jacksonville Jaguars) the 'Ric Flair' has become famous all over again. It's not hard to see why. It worked as a 'great pump up the crowd' kind of tool for Ric Flair, and it seems to do the same for football players now.Check out Texas Longhorns linebacker Peter...
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August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Texas LB does 'Ric Flair' to pump up his team

By Andrew Holleran College athletes love to do the “Ric Flair.” You can see them doing it here. And here.  Texas’ football team has gotten in on the fun.  Longhorns senior linebacker Peter Jinkens decided to channel the WWE legend while attempting to pump up his teammates in the huddle. He was successful.  Know I had to do the Rick Flair one time
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August 19, 2015  |  Discuss

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