The Longhorn Round-Up with Hookem.com is back, tackling some of the hottest topics relating to Longhorn sports and recruiting in this weekly podcast.
This week's Longhorn Round-Up podcast covers everything from the latest recruiting news to spotlighting Texas' first three games of the 2012 season.
The team of Hookem.com's Jeff Howe, Austin radio veteran Matt Butler and Lifetime Longhorn, NFL veteran and Longhorn football sideline reporter Rod Babers take Longhorn fans through more than ninety minutes of nothing but Longhorn news and notes.
This week on the show, the guys discuss the most recent Longhorn football commitment as well as the latest in recruiting news. Plus, the guys talk about the Ricky Seals-Jones recruitment and they get to some good tidbits regarding the football team's summer workouts,
In addition to that, this week's podcast breaks down the first three opponents fon the 2012 schedule and where to expect the explosive plays to come from next season.
LONGHORN ROUND-UP Part I (47:17)
The Blitz (6:07)
5:30 – Breakdown of JUCO TE Geoff Swaim
9:00 – Ricky Seals-Jones, Caleb Benenoch, Andrew Billings news tidbits
11:00 – Freshmen making impact on campus already
13:35 – Most impressive freshman thus far in workouts
15:20 – Rod's time during freshmen workouts/impact of freshmen workouts
18:30 – Three key notes from the Mack Brown press conference
19:00 – Rod's story behind the motto for the 2002 Texas football team
21:25 – NCAA's new rules for summer basketball workouts
22:20 – Surprise impact freshman at Texas' summer basketball workouts
Recruiting Spotlight (25:58)
25:58 – Breakdown of the Ricky Seals-Jones recruitment
38:08 – Geoff Swaim commitment and it's affect on the Texas offense
40:45 – A look at the future for Texas tight ends
LONGHORN ROUND-UP Part II (44:17)
Recruiting Spotlight cont.
00:48 – CB Cole Luke update (Rod on DB size)
Gridiron Talk (6:12)
7:13 – Where will explosive plays come from for Texas in 2012?
16:58 – D.J. Monroe's role for the 2012 season
22:28 – Overview of game one v. Wyoming
24:43 – What constitutes a good season opener for Texas
26:13 – Rod's expectations for the 2012 defense
31:23 – Overview of game two v. New Mexico
33:58 – Overview of game three v. Ole Miss
38:20 – Expectations
40:47 – Bennie Wylie's inspiration for overtime
41:03 – Jeff's overtime message for Jack Arute
42:45 – The Next Episode