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Stars aligning for Strong and Texas

Sterlin Gilbert and Davion Curtis chat during the Spring game. (Will Gallagher/IT)
Sterlin Gilbert and Davion Curtis chat during the Spring game. (Will Gallagher/IT)

It’s long been documented Charlie Strong has been a victim of his initial poor hiring decisions as well as an unexplainable run of bad luck.

This offseason began with what appeared like more of the same with the initial embarrassment of the offensive coordinator search. In the end, Strong was able to hire his number two choice – Sterlin Gilbert – and after seeing an aggressive and exciting brand of offense in the spring game, as well has hope at the quarterback position, I don’t know anyone who would trade Gilbert for the first choice.

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