Jan 6, 2014; Pasadena, CA, USA; Florida State Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher shares a laugh with Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban on the ESPN post game set after defeating the Auburn Tigers 34-31 during the second half of the 2014 BCS National Championship game at the Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Texas Longhorn Links for January 13, 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 Monday, January 13th.

Length of Coaching Search Shows How Far Texas has Fallen – Bleacher Report

This is a very controversial but interesting take on how Texas’ head coaching search unfolded. It’s not all about failing to attract Nick Saban, Jimbo Fisher, or one of the other big name coaches either. Certainly worth a read.

Duane Akina emotional about leaving Texas – Barking Carnival

A short but sad interview with Texas’ former defensive backs coach.

Charlie Strong’s first coaching staff coming together with five hires made – Burnt Orange Nation

BON provides a nice overview of the early hires Charlie Strong has made, included some that we’ve already covered here at Hook’em Headlines.

Shawn Watson introduced as Longhorn QB coach – Barking Carnival

We’ve heard Shawn Watson connected with the still unfilled offensive coordinator position. Many, included members of this website, felt he wasn’t an ideal candidate to run Texas’ offense. That said, if he’s a home run hire as a QB coach.

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