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  1. Linebacker Jordan Hicks On Texans' RadarRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ToroTimes

    Jan 22, 2015; Mobile, AL, USA; North squad outside linebacker Jordan Hicks of Texas intercepts a pass against fullback Tyler Varga of Yale during Senior Bowl North squad practice at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Glenn Andrews-USA TODAY Sports The Texas Longhorns held their 2015 pro day this week and while most eyes were likely on defensive tackle Malcolm Brown, there were other potential pro players for teams to get a close look at.


  2. 5 Questions For Texas Football During 2015 Spring PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    In the first year of the Charlie Strong era, the Texas Longhorns had a miserable season, going 6-7 with an embarrassing loss to Arkansas in the AdvoCare Texas Bowl. Here are five questions surrounding Texas football during 2015 spring practice.


  3. Texas players welcoming return to spreadRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ESPN

    Texas Longhorns ' first day back in the world of spread ball looked just like any other in Big 12 country. Quarterbacks Tyrone Swoopes and Jerrod Heard practiced faking handoffs -- a nod to prepping for pop passes -- before firing throws.


  4. What to look for in spring practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    It's that time of year when the flowers begin to blossom, the temperature outside warms up, and spring practice commences for the Longhorns. Head coach Charlie Strong's first season didn't have the traction that was expected, and it ended with a 317 defeat at the hands of Arkansas.


  5. Texas Football: What We Learned from Longhorns' 2015 Pro DayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The group workout phase is over for the Longhorns' 2015 NFL draft hopefuls, who took the field on Tuesday for the program's annual pro day. Overall, there were few surprises.


  6. Texas football: Longhorns spring OL previewRead the original story

    Yesterday | Burnt Orange Nation

    As most fan frustration aims squarely at Texas Longhorns assistant head coach for the offense/quarterbacks coach Shawn Watson, offensive coordinator/offensive line coach Joe Wickline was in charge of an offensive line group that played as poorly in 2014 as quarterback Tyrone Swoopes . Wickline largely got a pass because he lost almost all the experience along the offensive line within the first week of the season.


  7. Several Longhorns participate in NFL Pro Day at TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Texan

    Tuesday marked head coach Charlie Strong's first NFL Pro Day with Texas, where he saw 14 Longhorns perform for scouts and coaches from 25 different teams in the league. The five players who participated in last month's NFL Combine - defensive tackle Malcom Brown, running back Malcolm Brown, linebacker Jordan Hicks, defensive end Cedric Reed and cornerback Quandre Diggs - mostly focused on position drills as they tried to establish a spot in the NFL Draft.


  8. John Harris, Texas Longhorns teammates show out at Pro Timing DayRead the original story

    Tuesday | Burnt Orange Nation

    After last year's Pro Timing Day failed to generate much buzz, things were much closer to being back to normal in 2015. Several Texas Longhorns took advantage of the opportunity to work out in front of all 32 NFL teams on Tuesday at the annual Pro Timing Day in Austin, including breakout wide receiver John Harris .


  9. Tyrone Swoopes will try to earn the starting nod at quarterback over redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Houston Chronicle

    Monday, Strong was blunt in his assessment of how the program has fallen, saying, "We're no longer the big dog anymore - we've been bitten." Although Strong spent much of his first season trying to instill toughness into a team that lacked it, that project is far from complete.


  10. New Orleans Saints Draft Prospects: Jordan Hicks, LB, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WhoDatDish

    Nov 27, 2014; Austin, TX, USA; TCU Horned Frogs quarterback Trevone Boykin scrambles away from Texas Longhorns linebacker Jordan Hicks during the game at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports Our series continues with one of my favorite players in this year's class; Texas LB Jordan Hicks is a football player with great explosiveness, passion for the game and smooth footwork.


  11. Texas DT Malcom Brown confirms what scouts already knewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star-Telegram.com

    Malcom Brown answered questions for 5 minutes Tuesday, and by the end, one longtime University of Texas beat writer was calling the defensive tackle a "media darling." "At this point, I'm just like I know exactly what to say and not to say," Brown said with a smile.


  12. All eyes on Malcom Brown at Texas' pro dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ESPN

    Brown, a projected mid-first round pick, was the star of Texas' pro day as expected Tuesday. The coveted defensive tackle stood by his NFL scouting combine testing numbers but did perform positional drills run by three NFL defensive line coaches: the Colts' Gary Emanuel, the Lions' Kris Kocurek and the Bengals' Jay Hayes.


  13. Private workout for Texas LB Jordan HicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Houston Texans

    The 2015 Houston Texans Cheerleaders Tryouts are Saturday, March 28! Get the opportunity to perform on national television, travel the world, and more. Tryouts are free and you have nothing to lose! Stop by the Go Texan Store on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm to meet former Houston Oilers wide receiver and current Houston Texans Ambassador, Jerry LeVias.


  14. Texas Longhorns to participate in Pro Timing DayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Burnt Orange Nation

    For a number of draft-eligible Texas Longhorns , Tuesday's Pro Timing Day will represent the final opportunity to impress scouts before the 2015 NFL Draft . The stakes aren't as high for the players who attended the NFL Scouting Combine in February -- running back Malcolm Brown , defensive tackle Malcom Brown, defensive end Cedric Reed , linebacker Jordan Hicks , and cornerback Quandre Diggs -- as for the players who weren't invited to the annual event reserved for the top draft prospects.


  15. Texas football: Longhorns spring WR previewRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Burnt Orange Nation

    After losing the top two leading receivers from 2014, the Texas Longhorns will have to replace 127 of 243 overall receptions in 2014, as well as 39.6% of all receiving yards, not to mention the contributions of running back Malcolm Brown and the tight ends. The loss of breakout leading receiver John Harris on the outside and the reliable Jaxon Shipley in the slot leaves the Longhorns without Tyrone Swoopes ' favorite target on deep passes in Harris and a consistent third-down option in Shipley.


  16. Charlie Strong stressing competition in Texas spring ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | ESPN

    When Charlie Strong pulled Tyrone Swoopes aside this winter and gave him a new assignment, he didn't need to explain why. Swoopes was accustomed to racing linebackers in the "big skill" group during Texas' 5:30 a.m. offseason conditioning drills.


  17. Texas football: Longhorns spring QB previewRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Burnt Orange Nation

    The Texas Longhorns didn't have it at the quarterback position last fall following the injury to David Ash , leaving the coaching staff no other options when Tyrone Swoopes struggled. But now there is another option, albeit only one -- redshirt freshman Jerrod Heard , who didn't see the field last season as the staff sought to preserve a season of eligibility for him.


  18. Big 12 roundtable: Cinderellas and surprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | ESPN

    Here's our effort to take your mind off of your bracket with a few angst-filled days ahead during the NCAA tournament. In today's roundtable we single out potential Cinderella teams, potential overseeded teams and potential underseeded teams.


  19. Texas Football: The Longhorns' Biggest Storylines So Far This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | BleacherReport

    When you finish with a losing record at Texas, the expectation is that you launch a full-blown attack on the offseason. You establish yourself on the recruiting trail and do whatever possible to correct what caused the perceived failures.


  20. Texas vs. Texas A&M: 'Play the game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | ESPN

    On Nov. 24, 2011, Texas kicker Justin Tucker booted a 40-yard field goal at Texas A&M to win the 118th game in the state's oldest rivalry. It was expected to possibly be the last matchup in one of college football's top rivalries.