TCU Post Game

Observations on a Ending and a Beginning I came to realize just a few hours before the TCU game that, right up until the end, Charlie Strong still had the support – by my WAG – of about 30 to 40 percent of the Longhorn fan base and these fans were passionate about their support.  At my group’s tailgate before the game, I found myself the aggressor in an argument with a friend about whether Strong should be fired.  It felt like an argument about politics.  I have steadfastly avoided arguments about politics for at least the past 20 years, […]

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TCU Game Open Thread

It’s high-noon and Charlie Strong is still the Longhorns coach.

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TCU Pre Game

Thanksgiving Leftovers So there I was, minding my own business, in the bosom of my family, watching LSU spank the Aggies when my blissful escape was marred by ESPN’s news crawl reporting on LSU’s imminent hire of Tom Herman and its possible effect on Texas’ hiring or not hiring a new coach. The report stated, or speculated, that if Tom Herman wasn’t available, Texas President Greg Fenves would prefer to stick with Charlie Strong. So, according to this report, Fenves thinks that Tom Herman is the only suitable option for replacing Strong. Wow. Could Fenves and whoever is advising him […]

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Kansas Over/Under Results – Sunday Morning Quick Reaction

Over/Under Results From my perspective, there is some good news regarding the Kansas game. Rick Mosher, one of my very good friends from my days on the 40 acres, notched his first ever Over/Under win Saturday with seven correct answers. Rick edged out David Frink, Tom Yoxall, and Jeff Johnson who came in with six correct. The average score compiled by the smallest Over/Under field of the year was 4.7.  D.R. Flower scored on the Daily Double predicting 247 yards rushing for D’Onta Foreman. Sunday Morning Quick Reaction For all the talk about how this team would do anything for […]

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Kansas Post Game Open Thread

I’ll start it off with three questions. Why does Foreman keep fumbling? That was an interception. How can the Big 12 officials be this bad? Do 2,000 fans running on the field after a major college football game qualify as storming the field? W.E.

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