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Jackson Jeffcoat

Video: Great Tackle by Jackson Jeffcoat

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Jackson Jeffcoat hasn't had the great year we expected so far, but he's beginning to heat up. Saturday's game against the Kansas Jayhawks was easily his best of the season. And he made a great tackle for loss right in front of me. Read the rest of this entry...

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November 1st, 2011 at 8:17 pm

I Like Texas’ Chances This Weekend

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If you look at the numbers, pretty much any of the numbers, the Texas Longhorns don’t have any chance of beating the Oklahoma Sooners Saturday in the Red River Shootout (as it will always be known, as far as I’m concerned). And, going into the season, I would have agreed.

But, something strange happened on the way to winning our first four games: I began to believe in this team.

Don’t get me wrong, I still think the most likely …

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October 7th, 2011 at 11:19 am

Photoblog: Wyoming versus Texas

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Of course, I brought the camera with me last night to get some pictures of the home opener between the Wyoming Cowboys and the Texas Longhorns.

We watched the team walk in, but the lighting was such that the pictures didn’t turn out well. The Wife was shooting video, and I suspect that came out better. I’ll play with it next.

Tech Notes: All pictures taken with a Nikon Coolpix P80 and processed in …

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September 12th, 2010 at 12:25 pm

Thoughts on Texas-Rice

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Texas beat Rice 34-17 in a game that was both not as close and closer than it seemed. The Owls slugged it out with the Longhorns, making a respectable appearance and never quite being put away completely. On the other hand, the Longhorns dropped two Pick-Six interceptions and fumbled a punt reception. Two of these directly translated into touchdowns for Rice, leading to a swing of 28 points.

The offense is a work in progress. Gilbert seems to understand his …

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