Sources Agree: Horns Close to a 'Major' Hire

Is Longhorn legend Major Applewhite really joining the Texas coaching staff? Sources now seem to agree that the answer is, yes.

Stories released late Tuesday night from news outlets from around the state of Texas and in Alabama indicate Major Applewhite, in the words of the Statesman, is close to 'coming home', basically confirming the word -- "Major's gone" -- we reported from an Alabama source on Monday night:

Austin American-Statesman: Source says Applewhite 'coming home'

Dallas Morning News: Source: Applewhite to accept UT post

Houston Chronicle: Applewhite offered a job with Longhorns, plans to accept

Tuscaloosa News: Applewhite expected to take position at Texas

Alabama offensive coordinator Applewhite expected to take job as Texas assistant

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