Staff Turnover Won't Help Recruiting. Alternate headline: Staff Turnover Won't Hurt Recruiting. Strong did it. He overcame very tough odds to land back to back NFL loaded recruiting classes. A dash of luck here, impressive strategizing there, the fortitude to pull it all off, and Texas is back to its talent advantaged ways.
In this edition of Mondays in the Humidor the Big Cigar we’ve got a little bit of team news that builds on to what we’ve hinted at in the mini-Humidor last week. Tommie Robinson has left his post and new offensive coordinator Sterlin Gilbert has some replacement names he’d like to pursue to help implement his offense.
AUSTIN -- In his Tuesday media availability, Texas wide receivers coach and play-caller Jay Norvell said that his team came out strong in the second half, but that earlier inconsistencies in the game hampered his offense.
We’ve now seen Jerrod Heard start eight games as the Texas QB and face a variety of different styles of defense and opposing game plans meant to stop him. After Texas’ scrimmage last Saturday, it’s time to look at what Heard has done and fit the 2015 version of the young Longhorn on my QB development tiers.
A road game awaits Texas offensive play caller Jay Norvell this week. But despite this rather foreboding prospect, Norvell appeared relatively confident Tuesday night - and a tad less testy - than he did at the same media gathering the week prior.
AUSTIN -- Embattled Texas offensive play caller Jay Norvell touched on a variety of topics Tuesday at his weekly media availability session that was probably not a fun exercise in wake of Saturday's shut out against Iowa State.
In this edition of Mondays in the Humidor with the Big Cigar the roller coaster ride is back for all intents and purposes. There’s nothing like a loss at Iowa State to bring the wolves back to the front door and nothing like an historic shutout to get the rumor mill churning again.