Longhorn Round-Up presented by My Chihuahua Bites Salsa with Hookem.com is back again in this bi-weekly podcast.
In this episode of the Longhorn Round-Up the guys talk about Texas' 63-21 loss to Oklahoma.
The team of Hookem.com's Jeff Howe, Austin radio veteran Matt Butler and lifetime Longhorn, six-year NFL veteran and current sideline reporter for Texas Longhorns football Rod Babers take Longhorn fans through more than an hour of nothing but Longhorn football talk.
In this Thursday episode, the guys review Texas' blowout loss to OU, and share their opinions about what they think is plaguing the team with problems as they evaluate both the offense and the defense
There are ten hard-hitting questions in “The Blitz”, all of which focus the Longhorns match-up against the Sooners in Dallas.
Plus, in this episode's edition of “Hearing from the Horns”, you will get to hear head coach Mack Brown, defensive coordinator Manny Diaz, offensive coordinator Bryan Harsin, senior defensive end Alex Okafor, and sophomore quarterback David Ash talk about the match-up against OU on Saturday.
Longhorn Round-Up presented by My Chihuahua Bites Salsa (60:05)
2:28 – What OU did to beat Texas so easily
Segment 1: Gridiron Talk presented by Callahan's General Store (9:03)
9:10 – Jeff's initial thoughts after the Texas/OU game
10:19 – Rod on the qualities needed to win in rivalry games
11:12 – Matt on the differences between the two teams
12:10 – What was one of the most frustrating aspects of Texas getting blown out by OU
13:52 – On the recent blowouts from the Texas/OU series and Rod's perspective from playing in the 2000 game
22:10 – Hearing from the Horns....Mack Brown's simple explanation of the loss to OU
22:56 – Hearing from the Horns....Manny Diaz on not letting this game beat them more than once
24:16 – Hearing from the Horns....Manny Diaz on the tackling issues becoming more than just a physical problem
25:51 – Hearing from the Horns....David Ash on what went wrong on Saturday
26:31 – Hearing from the Horns....Alex Okafor on buying into the coaches' systems
27:03 – Hearing from the Horns....Alex Okafor on Jackson Jeffcoat missing the rest of the season
27:35 – On the Texas defense
33:24 – On Kenny Vaccaro's postgame locker room speech
34:47 – On Texas' offensive strategy against OU
35:56 – What Jeff thought was ridiculous about the distribution of touches on offense
36:53 – What else that may have contributed to Texas' blowout loss to OU
38:31 – Where will the Texas program be if Texas loses to Baylor
41:37 – Final thoughts from the Texas/OU game
Segment 2: The Blitz (48:32)
48:55 – Does Texas need to try to use Joe Bergeron differently than just as a running back that runs between the tackles?
49:46 – What is more annoying? Nate Hybl being 2-0 against Texas as a starter, or Landry Jones being 3-0 as a starter against Texas?
50:25 – Did Jackson Jeffcoat play his last game as a Texas Longhorn?
50:57 – Can Reggie Wilson and Cedric Reed combine to put up the numbers that Jackson Jeffcoat would put up?
51:38 – Did Cayleb Jones earn more playing time with his play on Saturday?
53:43 – What was more annoying? Blake Bell's four rushing touchdowns, or Quentin Griffin's six rushing touchdowns in 2003?
54:40 – How surprised were you that David Ash did not break his wrist?
54:56 – Are wholesale changes needed at linebacker?
55:38 – What was the most impressive thing that Texas did on Saturday?
56:17 – Which Stoops brother would you prefer to punch in the face?
Segment 3: Overtime (57:46)
57:46 – Bennie Wylie's inspiration for “Overtime”
58:01 – Jeff's “Overtime” on the loss to OU
59:30 – “The Next Episode”