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Offense Shines in Second Practice
Tuesday was the second practice of August camp and Texas quarterback Colt McCoy and the wide receivers looked sharp. Inside Texas has more from Longhorn camp...

Photo Gallery - Fall Camp Day Two

Lokey, at DT, is major key to Horns' season
Austin American-Statesman
The voice told him to get to his feet.

Texas defensive tackle Jones released from jail after posting bail
Austin American-Statesman
The lawyer for suspended Texas defensive tackle Andre Jones said Tuesday that the player's arrest on an aggravated robbery charge was a case of mistaken identify. Jones, charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon after an incident on July 27, posted bail and was released from the Travis County Jail at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Longhorns football notebook
Austin American-Statesman

UT defensive tackle released from jail
Dallas Morning News
Texas freshman defensive tackle Andre Jones, who was being held since Friday in the Travis County Jail on a charge of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon, posted bond and was released Tuesday. Jones has told Texas officials he was not with former Texas safety Robert Joseph during an armed break-in at an east Austin apartment on July 27, as police have charged.

Tim Griffin – Return to business earns UT's Brown right to smile
San Antonio Express-News
Even after standing for nearly three hours on achy, surgically repaired knees, Mack Brown was smiling. Considering how the Texas coach has spent the past few weeks, it is easy to understand why he savored his first preseason practice so much earlier this week.

Five to watch (while you can)
San Antonio Express-News
Here are five players we'll be watching throughout the rest of summer drills, and you should be too

Longhorns notes – Jones posts bond, Shipley hobbled
San Antonio Express-News

Charles bulks up, stays quick
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Tailback Jamaal Charles bulked up by 13 pounds in the off-season to improve his durability. Charles, a junior, now weighs 206 pounds and remains the fastest Longhorn in the 100-meter dash, at 10.3 seconds.

Football recruiting

Five Star Down to Six
Chancey Aghayere is one of the top overall prospects from the state of Texas this season and the talented defensive end talked about the latest on the recruiting front.


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