Richard Justice: Joey McGuire wasn’t a conventional hire, and Texas Tech couldn’t be happier about it.

To the people that have ever spent time around new Texas Tech head football coach Joey McGuire, those that have played for him and coached alongside him, those dozens of Red Raider fans that have run across him on the recruiting trail and at fast-food joints and speeches all over Texas these last 10 months, this very thing is what they expected...Read More

Longhorns are big favorites this week. UTSA isn’t afraid.

   “Look, I’m a Texas high-school football coach with seven Texas high school assistants and a bunch of Texas high school players. There are plenty of kids in Texas. These high school coaches are the best in the country. We’ve just got to go find the players and develop them. Player development is just as […]Read More

Sarkisian learned from the best there ever was, and the Longhorns are going to be better for it. (Maybe not this weekend.)

   No matter how ugly things get on Saturday, the folks who care about the Texas Longhorns should remember what that head coach on the visiting sideline did for them.    Alabama’s Nick Saban is why Texas is on a fast track back to greatness. Longhorns coach Steve Sarkisian was exposed to Saban’s genius—the recruiting […]Read More