Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

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Longhorns in the NFL: McCoy gets his shot

Isaac Gutierrez November 29, 2018

The NFL season is now 12 weeks old. The most recent week of games was not lacking in entertainment, or notable storylines involving former Longhorns, including one of the most beloved in recent memory...

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Longhorns in the NFL: Foreman, Williams easing back into action following injuries

Isaac Gutierrez November 15, 2018

As insane as it sounds to say aloud, Week Ten of the 2018 NFL season has come to its conclusion. This season has reached its second half in what seems like an instant. With another week of NFL games came...

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Bamba crashes back after impressive two games, Aldridge chugs along

Abhishek Mukund November 14, 2018

The NBA season is one-eighth of the way along, and there’s as much drama today as there was at the start of the season. All-Star Jimmy Butler heads back to the Eastern Conference after being traded...

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Longhorns in the NBA: Thompson shows up big, Turner seeing small minutes

Abhishek Mukund November 7, 2018

The NBA season is heating up with nearly every team reaching the 10-game mark. Some teams, such as the Oklahoma City Thunder or Houston Rockets, have strung together a few wins to get their seasons back...

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Longhorns in the NFL: Dickson’s rookie campaign continues to impress

Isaac Gutierrez October 31, 2018

The NFL season has now reached its midway point with the conclusion of Week Eight, where many former Longhorns around the NFL competed and performed at a high level. Here are just a few of the former Texas...

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Durant shines in first five games, Turner (still) struggles

Abhishek Mukund October 26, 2018

Another week of NBA basketball means another week of overreactions. The Lakers started 1–3, and the Thunder began 0–4, meaning both teams are missing the playoffs. The New Orleans Pelicans...

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Longhorns in the NFL: Tucker and Phillips

Isaac Gutierrez October 24, 2018

The 2018 NFL season is now seven weeks young. Let’s take a look at how a couple of former Longhorns fared this week: Justin Tucker Justin Tucker is arguably the greatest kicker to ever play...

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Marquise Goodwin has career day on Monday Night Football

Isaac Gutierrez October 18, 2018

The 2018 NFL season is now six weeks young. Some former Longhorns have found great success this season with their respective teams, while others have found quite the opposite. Here’s a look at how...

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Boyer, Muhammad discuss fight for equality in sports at LBJ exhibit

Cameron Parker September 20, 2018

As Nate Boyer and Ibtihaj Muhammad spoke to the media in front of the “Get in the Game: The Fight for Equality in American Sports” exhibit at the LBJ Presidential Library, they both reiterated...

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Here’s a look at three former Longhorns approaching their NFL debuts

Abhishek Mukund August 31, 2018

From the MVP of the Texas Bowl to a veteran leader on the offensive line, some former Longhorns are beginning their journey to the NFL this preseason.    Here’s a look at three alumni...

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Williams drops from round one of NFL Draft, set to return for day two

Alex Briseño April 27, 2018

ARLINGTON, Texas — Soon after former Texas left tackle Connor Williams and a select few of the first-round prospects Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen and Saquon Barkley made their appearance on the red carpet,...

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Connor Williams reflects at NFL Draft red carpet

Alex Briseño April 27, 2018

ARLINGTON, Texas — All eyes shifted to Connor Williams hours before the 2018 NFL Draft even commenced as the former Longhorn left tackle stepped out onto the red carpet. “It's always...