Author Archives: Ian Boyd

About Ian Boyd

Ian moved to Austin as a 9-year old, chose the Longhorns over the Aggies thanks to Ricky Williams and never looked back or thought twice about it. After graduating from The University in '09 with a History degree, he's been writing about the strategies and trends of Longhorn football and the game in general.

Inside Texas Podcast – 10/2/14

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We talk Texas – Baylor in the Inside Texas Podcast this week. Baylor visits Austin as 16.5 favorites on Saturday. Join Justin Wells and Ian Boyd at 1:30 pm (CT). Our guests include Mark Seymour from Our Daily Bears and IT’s Eric Nahlin talks recruiting UT weekend.

Inside the Texas Gameplan: UT’s identity

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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 Podcast: 9/11/14

Adam Ulatoski blocks Texas A&M. (Will Gallagher/IT)

Justin and Ian are joined by Texas-Ex Adam Ulatoski as they talk about the state of the Texas Longhorns football program; past, present, and future, and look ahead to the matchup with No. 10 UCLA at AT&T Stadium on Saturday. Let’s podcast, y’all.

Looking back, looking ahead

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Texas’ victory against North Texas was perfect for revealing the differing strategies and starting conditions of the Texas offense and defense. Strong, Bedford, and the defensive staff inherited a richly talented squad on defense with years of experience but a lack of know-how, confidence, and ultimately toughness up the middle. Looking back at North Texas […]