Stream of Consci__sness – 9/23/14


Big 12 play opens, looking for team improvements, the Swoopes Plateau, not playing freshmen, flipping 3-stars, and his Big 12 Power Poll. It’s the Stream for your Tuesday.

Mondays in the Humidor with the Big Cigar

Bevo. (Will Gallagher/IT)

In this edition of an abbreviated, off-week Humidor, we’re going to attack the question hanging from last week’s article—where are we at as a football program after three weeks and do any of those answers portend significance in terms of Charlie Strong’s future with the Longhorns.

Blackwell Commentary: Tidbits and Observations

Peter Jinkens. (Will Gallagher/IT)

Tidbits and meanderings while still trying to figure out how Texas lost last week’s game in Arlington to a UCLA team quarterbacked by Jesse Plemons, the Friday Night Lights actor who plays the role of Landry Clarke. I’ll get over it by kickoff next week…maybe.

Inside the Texas Gameplan: UT’s identity


Ideally the pre-conference slate of opponents accomplishes a few things for a football team. It slowly tests and prepares the team for conference play, it provides the team with a win or two that will look good on the resume, and it allows the coaches to firmly establish the team’s identity.

Inside Texas Inside Scoop – 9/19/14

DeMarco Boyd. (courtesy of

Texas may be off this week but Inside Texas is not. Neither is the Texas coaching staff and we have where they’ll be this weekend. We also have the latest on the newest offers, team notes, the Boyd Brothers, and an up-and-down week in Men’s Hoops. All inside the Scoop.

Texas needs attack mindset

Defensive Line

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us.”