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Football Recruiting

Jones Opening Up His Recruitment
Early in the process, most following the recruitment of Jarvis Jones figured it would be a Georgia-Florida battle for the the Four-star linebacker. As of late though, Jones has opened things up and at least seven teams now have a shot at landing him, including the Texas Longhorns.

Bohls: Early signing period for football would save money, stress
Austin American-Statesman
The recruiting commitments in college sports are piling up rapidly, so fast in fact that guys like Billy Gillispie doesn't know which day care center to hit up next.


The Inside Texas Podcast
August practice starts next week for the Texas Longhorns, but there are still questions to be addressed. IT's Ross Lucksinger and Bill Frisbie discuss some of the biggest, including: What kind of season will Colt McCoy have and will we see a significant improvement in the offense line? (...and how much are the two inter-related?) Plus, the Longhorns retired nine jerseys, but should they have?

Mission to Peru: Colt McCoy
Junior QB Colt McCoy used his 2008 spring break to take a mission trip to Peru. While learning the culture and teaching children to play football, he documented his trip on video.


Stealing Okam
The Texans 2008 draft class has been frowned upon by many draft experts, mainly because of their first-round selection, Duane Brown, who many people had a second or third-round grade on. Despite the immediate criticism of the Houston selections, many believe that defensive tackle Frank Okam could be an absolute fifth-round steal.


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