Insider Notes from Texas Longhorns Final Spring Football Practice

Horns Digest has exclusive insider notes from the Longhorns final closed practice of spring football.

I spoke with some people who were in attendance for the Longhorns final practice before the Orange-White spring game. Here are some notable nuggets from Thursday's practice.

- Practice was more low key today. The team was working out in shorts, shells and no pads.

- Shane Buechele and Tyrone Swoopes took equal reps running with first and second team. Swoopes started off with the first team offense during 11-on-11 drills, but the reps equalled out as the practice went on.

- One source said D'Onta Foreman looked really good Thursday and looks to be back to 100 percent following his rib injury.

- I was told Naashon Hughes had a good day. He sacked Swoopes and tipped one of Buechele's passes during 11-on-11.

- Breckyn Hager was running second team defensive end. Chip first reported this change following Tuesday's practice, and Hager is still playing at Fox end.

- It sounds like Buechele has really impressed people with his running ability. I was told he extended a lot of plays with his legs during 11-on-11 and had some long runs against the first team defense.


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