Nov 28, 2013; Austin, TX, USA; Texas Tech Red Raiders quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) away from Texas Longhorns defensive end Cedric Reed (88) during the first quarter at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports

Texas Longhorn Links for January 11, 2014


Here at Hook’em Headlines, we compile the best Texas news from around the internet every weekday morning. Here are your daily links for Saturday, January 11th.

Longhorn DE Cedric Reed Returning in 2014? – Barking Carnival

Cedric Reed is but one of the Longhorns’ draft eligible players that reportedly will return for the 2014 season. That’s quite the boost for new head coach Charlie Strong and [insert defensive coordinator here].

Bo Davis’ Departure from Texas Results in Several Decommits for Longhorns – Bleacher Report

This is where the challenge lies for Strong and his still to be determined staff. While Texas isn’t coming off its best year, the expectations for a coach of Strong’s caliber are still going to be unrealistically high. Losing commitments isn’t going to help that cause.

4* DT Zaycoven Henderson reportedly sticking with Texas Longhorns – SB Nation

It’s not all gloom and doom for Texas’ recruiting, though. Retaining the commitment of a four star defensive lineman is an early victory for the new regime.

The latest on the Texas offensive coordinator search – Burnt Orange Nation

BON discusses Strong taking recommendations from Chip Kelly and shoots down some rumors such as Ohio State’s Tom Herman.

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