Baylor Bears

Big 12 expansion, Johnny goes north, A&M-UT and gambling

David Ubben is joined by guest co-host Ishmael Johnson of DCTF to discuss Johnny Football’s exodus to Canada to play for ex-SMU coach June Jones. David also explains why Arizona and Arizona State coming to the Big 12 makes sense for both parties, why fear is not a factor in the Lone Star Cold War and what the Supreme Court’s…

Sonny Dykes, a new Longhorn, Mike Leach’s acting days and the hype machine

David Ubben is joined by guest co-host Bruce Feldman of Sports Illustrated and FOX Sports to look ahead to 2018 in Texas and take a closer look at the newest member of the Texas Longhorns. Feldman also offers some insight into Mike Leach’s acting days and coaching tree, what went wrong with Sonny Dykes at Cal and why it may…

Matt Rhule, NFL Draft and forecasting UH/A&M/Tech

Baylor coach Matt Rhule sits down to discuss the past and future at Baylor, his new tradition for the program and much more. David Ubben and guest co-host Sam Khan of ESPN.com break down last weekend’s NFL Draft and look ahead at what we can expect from Houston, Texas A&M and Texas Tech. Right-click to download audio file.

Ranking the best offensive linemen in the 2019 class (Subscribers only)

The big guys up front are the real engine that makes every offense churn, and the 2019 class is stocked with plenty of players who can give a boost to their college programs. The list is powered by Next Level Athlete and powered by Sportify Insurance. Kenyon Green, a 6-foot-4, 315-pound talent from Atascocita in Humble, topped the list. NLA’s…

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Major Applewhite, RGIII, Tech observations and Whataburger

Houston coach Major Applewhite joins this week’s show to talk about his controversial hiring of Kendal Briles, building a program at UH and the week he spent on Tom Herman’s couch during his year away from football. David Ubben and guest co-host Shehan Jeyarajah of Big 12 DieHards talk about their observations from Texas Tech’s Saturday scrimmage, RGIII’s return to…

Ranking the top 40 running backs in the 2019 class (Subscribers Only)

Katy's Deondrick Glass is atop this year's initial list.

Deondrick Glass has 3,602 rushing yards and 56 touchdowns in his last two seasons, landing him atop the initial list of the 40 best running backs in Texas for the 2019 recruiting class. The list is powered by Next Level Athlete and brought to you by Sportify Insurance. “Isaiah Spiller could very well end up being our No. 1,” NLA’s…

Aggies, Longhorns, Frogs and more argue league supremacy on Twitter

Tim Brewster had to know his tweet would induce anger and disagreement across the state and region. The 2019 recruiting season is already heating up, with Texas hosting its Junior Day last weekend and Texas A&M’s slated for this weekend. The Aggies’ new tight ends coach sent out a tweet on Monday night aimed at prospective recruits. It was part…

Five big questions before Baylor’s spring practice

Do the Bears trust the process? And can Charlie Brewer prove he's Baylor's QB of the future?

As spring practice creeps closer, we’ll take a look at the big questions every team in the state will try to answer during its 15 practices this spring. First up: Baylor. 1. Do the Bears trust the process? One win over Kansas isn’t much reward for an entire calendar year of work. The Bears were much-improved late in the season and…