Texas head coach Charlie Strong isn’t interested in creating a splash with his words, and with good reason. He just wants to put in the work needed to lift Texas back to the top of the Big 12… and all of college football. He’ll likely need more than a year to do so.

Summer Reading: Tim Keown On Charlie Strong

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Charlie Strong is trying to bring Texas out of the shadows of mediocrity.

This past week at ESPN The Magazine, accomplished sportswriter Tim Keown chronicled Strong’s efforts to bring the Bevo’s Boys back to the top.

From the feature-length article on Strong:

“He studied under Lou Holtz, considers Bear Bryant an influence and yet encourages his players to dance and trash-talk, within reason, if it suits their personalities.”

You can read the full piece here.