Topic: Football

Television is the Funding Source of College Football

Sept. 26, 2016

Why has college football and TV had such explosive growth? In a word: Money. Is this a good thing? Maybe. Maybe not.

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Encourage Athletes to Create an Identity Outside of Sports

April 28, 2016
Johnny Maziel

We have created a toxic environment that strips premiere athletes of perspective and accountability.

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College Athletes, Non-Athletes Should Learn From Missouri

Nov. 18, 2015
Football Stadium

What we witnessed recently at Missouri was a student-led initiative that evolved into a student-athlete-supported initiative that turned into a coach-endorsed movement. Athletic departments, coaches, athletes and non-athletes across the country would be well-served to take note of what happened at Mizzou. The episode is a case study in off-the-field leadership, something that is needed more in athletic departments across the country.

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Celebrating the Best of UT Austin on the Way to Kickoff

Sept. 4, 2015
Celebrate the best of UT Austin off the field with the UT Countdown

To get excited for the season and get ready for kickoff, we've been celebrating the best of UT Austin off the field. Take a look back at some of the Longhorns featured in the #UTCountdown and test your knowledge of UT trivia. 

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Your Guide to Longhorns Sports During Winter Break

Dec. 3, 2014
Your Guide to Longhorns Sports During Winter Break

While many students de-stress after final exams, student athletes are focused on giving it their all. Cheer on the Longhorns at these sporting events.

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