It's halftime in Mack Brown's final game as the head coach of the Longhorns. Do the break right by reading Bryan Curtis's fine summary of why Brown was too kind for his own good. [Grantland] » 12/30/13 8:21pm 12/30/13 8:21pm

"College football coaching is a crackpot profession. It rewards moral treachery if not outright cruelty. If Mack Brown has a boast, it's that he did the job with insufficient gusto. He coached the game but never bent to its demands on his soul." Bryan Curtis elegizes Mr. Football. [Grantland] » 12/16/13 1:37pm 12/16/13 1:37pm

Report: Mack Brown To Resign As Texas Head Coach

ESPN just came back to commercial in Kentucky-North Carolina to report that Mack Brown will resign as head coach of Texas. According the Longhorn Network (operated by ESPN) is reporting that Brown has informed his team and recruits that he will resign following the Alamo Bowl against Oregon. » 12/14/13 7:35pm 12/14/13 7:35pm

Nick Saban Will Not Be Replacing Mack Brown At Texas

Nick Saban and Alabama have agreed on a contract extension and Kirk Herbstreit broke the news. All that's known at this point is that it is a long-term extension and his base salary will be somewhere between $7 and $7.5 million per year. None of this means anything. » 12/14/13 10:43am 12/14/13 10:43am

Texas Assistant Coach Major Applewhite Was Disciplined For…

Former University of Texas quarterback and current UT co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Major Applewhite (that's his first name, not his rank) was disciplined in 2009 by the University of Texas for an infraction now being described as, if we're accurately connecting the very clear dots—"inappropriate,"… » 2/02/13 10:45am 2/02/13 10:45am

Texas, A 63-21 Loser To Oklahoma, Still Has Mack Brown Signed Through…

The Texas-Oklahoma game today was as lopsided as a wink. The Sooners tripled up the Longhorns, 63-21, a score that almost looks like a mercy killing after a 36-2 halftime advantage. » 10/13/12 6:50pm 10/13/12 6:50pm

Colt McCoy's Wife Says Texas Boosters Are Too Generous With Their…

Here's Mrs. McCoy on ESPN's The Herd, doing some NCAA detective work: "You cannot expect 19, 20 year-old kids to say no to free stuff when they're in college." She says a bunch of McCoy's Texas teammates couldn't resist free stuff from agents or boosters. » 6/07/11 5:50pm 6/07/11 5:50pm

How Low Can Joe Paterno Go? What Coaches Do When They Hang Out

Former Texas A&M Coach R.C. Slocum seems like a stand-up guy. That's why we think he won't mind us highlighting some of his favorite photos through the years, as posted on his Facebook page. » 12/15/10 2:15pm 12/15/10 2:15pm

Mack Brown Is Sick And Tired Of All These Agents Getting His Players…

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Texas Longhorns coach Mack Brown. » 8/16/10 5:45pm 8/16/10 5:45pm

Texas Professors See Mack Brown Rolling, They Hating

An unofficial resolution passed by Texas' Faculty Council declares the football coach's $5 million pay package to be "unseemly and inappropriate." Unfortunately, he couldn't hear them as he was trapped under a suitcase full of $50 bills. [Austin American-Statesman] » 12/15/09 12:15pm 12/15/09 12:15pm

Last Night's Winner: Mack Brown

In sports, everyone is a winner—some people just win better than others. Like Texas coach Mack Brown, who is about to get seriously paid. This is what is known as "striking while the iron is hot." » 12/10/09 9:15am 12/10/09 9:15am

Travel Tip #14: Never Take A Road Trip With Mack Brown

Texas' Mack Brown was one of the D-I coaches bunking up on that gladhanding Middle East tour this week, and he was kind enough to keep an online diary so everyone could know how godawful it is live over there. » 6/05/09 12:00pm 6/05/09 12:00pm

College Coaches Get Cozy In Iraq

Seven coaches — including Mack Brown, Jim Tressel and Rick Neuheisel — are touring the Middle East, and have learned that in Iraq, a glitzy suite is hard to find. Instead of lounging at the Ritz, they're shacking up in one of Saddam's palaces. In bunk beds. [The Zone Blitz] » 6/03/09 11:30am 6/03/09 11:30am