Texas beat writer Danny Davis joins Episode 82 of the On Second Thought podcast to give his takes on the NFL decision facing Longhorn linebacker Malik Jefferson, OU quarterback Baker Mayfield's Heisman journey, and Texas volleyball's challenge at the Palo Alto Regional. Also, TexAgs.com columnist Olin Buchanan calls in to give us a temperature check in College Station with Texas A&M's huge hire of football coach Jimbo Fisher.
Statesman beat writer Brian Davis joins Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls breaks down the roller coaster that was Texas' 6-6 regular season. The guys also examine Tom Herman's first season and discuss the fallout that is occurring with the expected departure of some name players. CBSSports.com national college football writer Dennis Dodd calls in to set the table for Championship Weekend and the CFP.
Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls break down the tough road trip facing the Texas Longhorns who travel to West Virginia Saturday. Mountaineers’ coach Dana Holgorsen calls in to address Breckyn Hager’s “hillbilly and moonshine” comment and his team’s chances of qualifying for the Big 12 Championship Game. Also, a high school playoff primer from beat writer Rick Cantu, college and NFL picks, and more.
In a jam-packed episode, hosts Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls examine the fallout from Holton’s Hill’s suspension with a must-win game coming up against Kansas.They’re also joined by Texas basketball coaches Shaka Smart and Karen Aston. The men open the season Friday against Northwestern while the women host Stetson Friday. Plus, college and NFL picks.
TCU athletic director Chris Del Conte discusses the success of his program, coach Gary Patterson's impact, and Saturday's home game against the Texas Longhorns. Statesman fantasy football expert Cat Vasquez gives some free agent advice for owners of suspended Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott. Plus, Kirk and Ced make the weekly college and pro football picks.
Is offensive coordinator Tim Beck doing a good job in his first season at Texas? Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls debate the subject and preview Texas’ Saturday matchup with Baylor. Also, Waco Tribune-Herald sports editor Brice Cherry joins the show and breaks down 0-7 Baylor’s tough start under first-year coach Matt Rhule. Plus, NFL and college picks.
Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy gives his thoughts on Saturday’s game at Texas, his recent shirtless display at a school pep rally and a possible coaching future in the NFL. ESPN college football analyst/radio host Greg McElroy looks back on the night he quarterbacked Alabama to a national title win over Texas and gives his midseason choices for the College Football Playoff. He also examines the challenges facing Tom Herman at Texas. Ced and Kirk also preview and predict the...
Legendary Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops joins Ced and Kirk to talk about his transition into retirement and discusses if he might return to the sidelines one day. Also Texas football beat writers Brian Davis and Danny Davis join the hosts for a roundtable discussion of Saturday’s Red River Rivalry showdown between Texas and Oklahoma. Plus, college, NFL picks, and more.
Legendary Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder answers the eternal question: how long will he coach? He also talks about celebrating his 78th birthday on Saturday, the same day his Wildcats visit the Texas Longhorns. Ced and Kirk also examine Texas’ problems in the run game and debate whether or not Tom Herman should play both Shane Buechele and Sam Ehlinger. Also, the weekly college and pro picks.
Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls break down the obstacles Texas will face in a tough road test at Iowa State. They also give their thoughts on the NFL national anthem protests and President Trump's criticism of NFL players. Fort Worth Star-Telegram columnist Mac Engel reveals why former Texas A&M athletic director Eric Hyman wanted to distance himself from Kevin Sumlin's lucrative contract. He also opines on the Dallas Cowboys handling of the national anthem situation and gives an update on...
Texas beat writer Brian Davis joins Cedric and Kirk to discuss all things Longhorn football: the USC aftermath, the lack of carries being given to running back Chris Warren, and the bye week coming up before a Thursday night game at Iowa State. Also, a remembrance of the late Sean Adams, a sports radio personality who passed away suddenly last week and the return of the college and NFL picks.
Texas greats Vince Young, Aaron Ross and Kasey Studdard revisit the greatest college football game ever played, the Longhorns' 2005 national title win over USC. Ced and Kirk also preview Saturday's game.
In Episode 70 of the On Second Thought podcast, legendary Texas football coach Mack Brown joins Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls to discuss his induction into the Rose Bowl Hall of Fame and his best memories from coaching in the Granddaddy of all bowl games, including the 2005 national title game. He also discusses the Horns’ early struggles under new coach Tom Herman. Ced and Kirk also break down the quarterback situation entering Game No. 2 against San Jose State and unveil their first set...
In Episode 69 of the On Second Thought podcast, ESPN.com college football analyst Jake Trotter joins Cedric and Kirk to break down the Big 12 for the upcoming season. The guys preview the opener and discuss Tom Herman’s naming of Poona Ford, Connor Williams, Naashon Hughes and P.J. Locke as captains and discuss how Major Applewhite’s Houston Cougars are dealing with the tragedy in their city.
In Episode 68 of the On Second Thought podcast, Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls debate how much and when Texas coach Tom Herman should play freshman quarterback Sam Ehlinger behind incumbent Shane Buechele. High school football beat writer Rick Cantu breaks down Central Texas’ best title hopes and shares the story of LBJ coach Andrew Jackson, who is battling Stage 4 cancer. Fantasy football writer Cat Vasquez gives his take on the viability of suspended Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel...
In Episode 67 of the On Second Thought podcast, new Houston head coach Major Applewhite discusses the challenge that comes with following in Tom Herman’s footsteps. Ced and Kirk and Kirk also examine the similarities between Applewhite and Herman and break down Herman’s concerns at linebacker. Also, the Dallas Cowboys’ postseason prospects if running Ezekiel Elliott is forced to serve his full six-game suspension this season.
In Episode 66 of the On Second Thought podcast, Tom Herman tells Cedric and Kirk how long he expects to be at his dream job of coaching football at the University of Texas. He also gives us a peek at what he’s doing to bring back the winning culture on the Forty Acres. In addition, the guys discuss the legacy of MLB great Don Baylor, an Austinite who died this week at age 68.
In Episode 65 of the On Second Thought podcast, hosts Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls break down the first week of Camp Herman and discuss concerns at the running back position for the Texas Longhorns. Is there enough depth there with Kirk Johnson banged up? Also, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones going to the Hall of Fame and the decision to pick his wife Gene to present him.
Baylor coach Matt Rhule reveals why he left Temple for Waco and explains why he would never step foot on the IMG campus to recruit. Hosts Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls also discuss the biggest concerns facing Texas coach Tom Herman as the Longhorns report to camp Sunday.
How did Tom Herman do at his first Big 12 Media Days? In episode 63 of On Second Thought, Cedric Golden, Kirk Bohls, and Danny Davis break down what down at Frisco and how Herman ’s Texas Longhorns and other Big 12 teams will fare in 2017.