Posts Tagged ‘texas longhorns’

Promised Land

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

When I was nine, the Texas Longhorns won the national championship running the new Wishbone offense. I listened to all their games on the radio – every gridiron clash wasn’t on TV in 1969 – and came to revere the quarterback… James Street. He was my boyhood hero. About 25 years ago, I met him […]

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Lessons Learned – #2

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

The countdown of the Top 10 lessons I learned during 2010 is almost complete. Here’s #2: Humility Dose– For a decade my beloved Texas Longhorns were a mainstay near the top of the college football rankings. This year, an ugly seven losses. Fallout? Offensive coordinator and special teams coaches fired; defensive coordinator resigned to become […]

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Rah Rah Sis Boom Bah!

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

The college football season kicks off tonight, which means it’s only two days until my beloved Texas Longhorns – yes, I bleed Burnt Orange – take the field against Louisiana-Monroe. Now before you laugh at the Warhawks chances against the preseason #2 team in the nation, remember it was just two years ago they upset […]

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