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 preview Saturday's Texas-Kansas game.
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 preview the game against Kansas, and discuss their expectations of the Longhorns this week in Lawrence. They talk about where the Texas program stands at this time. They also break down the Longhorns match-up with the Jayhawks and go into detail regarding how big of a game this is for the Texas defense.
As always, there are ten hard-hitting questions in “The Blitz”, all of which focus the Longhorns match-up against Baylor.
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, and quarterback David Ash talk about how the Longhorns match-up against the Kansas Jayhawks.
Longhorn Round-Up presented by My Chihuahua Bites Salsa (73:25)
2:30 – When “Roderick Babers” became “Rod Babers”
4:05 – Rod on dumping a celebrity before she became really famous
Segment 1: Gridiron Talk presented by Callahan's General Store (10:12)
10:12 – Forecast for Texas' game in Lawrence, Kan.
11:02 – Jeff's opinion on the type of game he hopes to see on Saturday
11:25 – On Kansas' performance to this point in the season
15:32 – Kansas preview
23:53 – Hearing from the Horns....Bryan Harsin on the Kansas defense
24:55 – Hearing from the Horns....David Ash on playing in cold weather
25:30 – Hearing from the Horns....Manny Diaz on stopping the run
25:18 – Hearing from the Horns....Manny Diaz on defensive back Josh Turner
27:00 – Hearing from the Horns....Mack Brown on one quality the Longhorns have to have in order to win
28:09 – What the expectations for Texas should be in this game against Kansas
29:02 – Why the Texas defense should be confident heading into the Kansas game
29:42 – Why this is such a big game for Texas' defensive front seven
32:47 – What Kansas could do to attack the Texas defense
38:12 – One game that most people overlook when looking at Kansas' first seven games
39:15 – Is it unrealistic to think that the Texas defense could dominate this game?
41:12 – What type of offensive numbers for Kansas would be alarming to see on Saturday?
43:25 – Is the Texas program stale and stagnant right now?
49:18 – Jeff's take on what Texas' mentality needs to be everyday
51:45 – Score predictions
Segment 2: The Blitz (54:51)
55:36 – Will this be David Ash's biggest game of the year?
55:47 – Will Kansas RB James Sims run for more than 100 yards?
56:30 – Will Joe Bergeron have at least three touchdowns?
56:51 – Will the Texas defense have at least three sacks on Saturday?
57:12 – Does Johnathan Gray get a another touchdown this week?
56:26 – Does Texas hold Kansas under 21 points?
57:44 – Does the Texas offensive line have an impressive performance?
58:00 – Will Texas' defense hold Kansas under 400 total yards?
58:27 – Is Dayne Crist the worst five-star quarterback of all-time?
60:26 – Is Baylor or Kansas the worst program in the history of the Big 12?
Segment 3: Overtime (63:31)
63:31 – Bennie Wylie's inspiration for “Overtime”
63:49 – Jeff's “Overtime” on what this Baylor game means to the Texas football program
65:12 – The Next Episode”