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 break down Texas' 31-22 win over Texas Tech.
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 the Texas Longhorns’ 31-22 victory over the Texas Tech Red Raiders, they discuss the maturity of the 2012 Texas football team as a whole, and they share what stood out to them about the win over Texas Tech. They also go into depth about the Texas defense's impressive performance against the Red Raiders, and talk about the evolution of the Texas offense through the first nine games of the season.
As always, there are ten hard-hitting questions in “The Blitz”, all of which focus the Longhorns match-up against the Red Raiders.
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, junior wide receiver Mike Davis and junior cornerback Carrington Byndom talk about the team's performance against the Texas Tech in Lubbock.
Longhorn Round-Up presented by My Chihuahua Bites Salsa (67:34)
0:17 - Calls of the week from the Voice of the Texas Longhorns – part two
4:08 - Jeff on the drive to Lubbock
Segment 1: Gridiron Talk presented by Callahan's General Store (12:48)
12:53 - Calls of the week from the Voice of the Texas Longhorns – part two
13:22 - What Rod focuses on during the Texas game as the team's sideline reporter
17:03 - What do you take from a 31-22 win in Lubbock?
19:58 - What Mack Brown said Monday about what the Iowa State game will show about this team
20:42 - On what the Texas defense proved against Texas Tech
23:07 - On Carrington Byndom's performance against Texas Tech
23:55 - On the Texas defense
25:14 - On Texas' run defense
26:55 - On the maturation of the 2012 Texas Longhorns
35:12 - How one game can swing opinions so quickly
38:35 - Hearing from the Horns.... Mack Brown on if his team played a complete football game
39:18 - Hearing from the Horns.... Manny Diaz on what he liked from his defense against Texas Tech
40:24 - Hearing from the Horns.... Carrington Byndom on why he played so well against Texas Tech
41:11 - Hearing from the Horns.... Bryan Harsin on a specific skill-set that has helped Mike Davis play so well
42:24 - Hearing from the Horns.... Mike Davis on what has made his season so successful
43:12 - Was this a 'good football game' to watch
44:52 - On Texas' resiliency against Tech
46:00 - Some other impressive numbers from the Texas Tech game
47:18 - On the dispersion of carries among the Texas running backs
50:07 - Final notes from the Texas Tech game
Segment 2: The Blitz (53:40)
54:03 - Does David Ash or Johnathan Gray have more potential to be the face of the Texas program?
55:13 - Would you rather have Alex Okafor or Kenny Vaccaro as a permanent team captain?
56:16 - Will Quandre Diggs or Steve Edmond have a better career at Texas?
57:24 - Has OL coach Stacy Searels or WR coach Darrell Wyatt done a more impressive job at their respective positions?
59:58 - What bowl game would be the best game to help carry momentum into 2013? An Alamo Bowl against USC? Or a Cotton Bowl against Texas A&M?
61:15 - Somehow jorts became a topic on the show
Segment 3: Overtime (64:22)
64:22 - Bennie Wylie's inspiration for “Overtime”
64:39 - Jeff' has a fruit metaphor for the Texas football team in this episode's "Overtime"
66:20 - "The Next Episode"