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TEXAS LONGORNS FOOTBALL LOOKING FORWARD TO PLAYING HOST TO IOWA STATE CYCLONES

Texas returns home Saturday for the first time is over a month to face Iowa State. The Longhorns weigh in on the importance of having the home field advantage, what the team is working to fix for the remainder of the season and more.

Connor Williams

- When hearing about D'Onta Foreman being No. 2 nationally in rushing yards per game, Connor Williams was not surprised by the running backs progression. Williams referred to Foreman as someone who plays with everything he has.

"He goes out and plays his heart out. He runs with everything he has and that's the type of person you want to block for. He's making something out of nothing a lot of the time."

- Though not always vocal in the huddle, Foreman makes it known to his teammates while on the sideline things they are doing well and things they need to correct.

"He mostly leads by example and leads by his effort."

- Williams commended K-State for being a great team this year. He wants the team to go into every game knowing it's a huge game and a lot is on the line.

Shane Buechele

- After playing in his first game against Oklahoma, Shane Buechele said it was a fun environment, but the outcome puts a damper on the first experience.

- The team prepared him well for the atmosphere in the Cotton Bowl. He said he missed a few opportunities in the first half but didn't let it eat him up. 

"It's frustrating. Missing throws like ... CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING.

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