Q&A With Brad Keck, Head Coach Of Nocona

Photo via Hudl Nocona last won 10 or more games in 2012, when the Indians mounted a surprise run in the playoffs, ending a game short of playing for a state title; before this, the Indians last double digit win season was the 1996 campaign. The 2012 season was the fourth under head coach Brad … Continue reading “Q&A With Brad Keck, Head Coach Of Nocona”

PREDICTIONS: How Will The Texas Longhorns Fare in 2017?

Photo via John Gutierrez-USA TODAY Sports Kyle Spishock The Longhorns were the only Texas team represented in the annual AP Top 25 preseason poll, landing at no. 23 on the list. Other Lone Star State vote getters included TCU (98 votes), Houston (19 votes) and Texas A&M (3 votes). The inclusion of UT is a … Continue reading “PREDICTIONS: How Will The Texas Longhorns Fare in 2017?”

2017 PREVIEWS: Mason Aiming To Make Deep Run Back To State Title

Photo via Hudl   ​The​ ​Mason​ ​Punchers​ ​will​ ​be​ ​looking​ ​to​ ​punch​ ​their​ ​way​ ​back​ ​into​ ​the​ ​playoffs​ ​and​ ​possibly back​ ​to​ ​Jerry​ ​World​ ​this​ ​season.​ ​Coach​ ​Kade​ ​Burns​ ​is​ ​entering​ ​his​ ​6th​ ​season​ ​at​ ​the​ ​helm​ ​of​ ​his alma​ ​mater​ ​and​ ​he​ ​should​ ​like​ ​his​ ​odds​ ​this​ ​season​ ​with​ ​the​ ​players​ ​that​ ​are​ ​returning.​ … Continue reading “2017 PREVIEWS: Mason Aiming To Make Deep Run Back To State Title”

Former TCU LB Tank Carder To Miss Entire Season For Cleveland Browns

Photo via Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports The Cleveland Browns learned on Tuesday they will be without one of their key playmakers on special teams for the 2017 season. Per Browns.com reporter Patrick Maks, head coach Hue Jackson said that linebacker Tank Carder will be out for the season due to an ACL injury. Veteran LB … Continue reading “Former TCU LB Tank Carder To Miss Entire Season For Cleveland Browns”

2017 PREVIEW: Tenaha Could Be Downright Scary This Fall

Photo via Hudl   If state championships were won on paper, then go ahead and give Tenaha the 2017 2A Division II trophy. They look that good. The coaches around the state even picked the Tigers to unseat three-time defending champion Bremond, who handed Tenaha its only loss last year. Tenaha went 13-1 last year … Continue reading “2017 PREVIEW: Tenaha Could Be Downright Scary This Fall”

Washington, Oliver Among Former TXHSFB Standouts Named As Preseason AP All-Americans

Photo via Rob Ferguson-USA TODAY Sports   Oklahoma State wide receiver James Washington (Stamford) and Houston defensive tackle Ed Oliver are among the six Texas-based (high school or college) standouts that were named as Preseason All-Americans by the Associated Press. The full teams were unveiled on Tuesday. USC quarterback Sam Darnold and Penn State running … Continue reading “Washington, Oliver Among Former TXHSFB Standouts Named As Preseason AP All-Americans”

Texas Tech Position Outlook- Running Backs

Photo via Reese Strickland, USA Today Sports   Key Departures: Possibly Da’Leon Ward Key Additions: Desmond Nisby In 2014 and 2015, former Texas Tech running back DeAndre Washington ran for back-to-back 1,000+ yard seasons, marking the first time a Red Raider had accomplished the feat in over a decade. Washington was subsequently drafted by the … Continue reading “Texas Tech Position Outlook- Running Backs”

2017 Fantasy Football Rankings: Wide Receivers

Photo via Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Traditionally, running backs have been the most valued position in fantasy football. But in PPR (pass-per-reception) leagues, I view wide receivers and running backs as equals. Even in standard leagues, receivers are catching up to backs because the runners are more likely to get injured, and too often are sharing … Continue reading “2017 Fantasy Football Rankings: Wide Receivers”

Four-Star Frisco Wakeland OL Rafiti Ghirmai Becomes Latest Texas Commit

Photo via 247 Sports The Texas Longhorns added yet another victory on the recruiting trail on Monday. Frisco Wakeland offensive lineman Rafiti Ghirmai announced his commitment to Texas via a video posted on his Twitter account. I’M 110% COMMITTED!!(videocreds:@SuperK_TFB & @Andrew_TFB)@simplyCoachO. Thank you to all my family and friends for getting me to this point pic.twitter.com/hiYDBxMRfI … Continue reading “Four-Star Frisco Wakeland OL Rafiti Ghirmai Becomes Latest Texas Commit”

Monday Motivation: Austin Westlake Edition

Photo via Brian Ullstead, TexasHSFootball.com   Each week, we will feature a different local program with quotes from the very best the school has to offer. As the season finally approaches after such a lengthy absence, we wanted to share the greats that were cultivated from Westlake High School. Although the team haven’t won a … Continue reading “Monday Motivation: Austin Westlake Edition”