HD Immediate Reaction: Swoopes Named Starter

AUSTIN, Tex. - Horns Digest's Chip Brown and William Wilkerson each discuss their thoughts on Tyrone Swoopes being named the Texas starting quarterback...

On Monday, Texas head coach Charlie Strong announced that Tyrone Swoopes will be taking starting snaps at quarterback this weekend when the Horns head to South Bound to face Notre Dame in the season opener.

Strong said that he was "confident" that the team trusted Swoopes and that he felt that the signal-caller had proven himself throughout fall camp. Strong also said that he still plans to play both Swoopes and Jerrod Heard in the game, and that there will be a definite plan in terms of when he chooses to bring in Heard.

Horns Digest William Wilkerson and Chip Brown each discuss their immediate reaction to the news and more in the above video.

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