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Talking Post 2017 National Signing Day

We’re #2 (in the Big 12)!

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NCAA Football: Texas Christian at Texas Brendan Maloney-USA TODAY Sports

So, we thought we might snag a few blue chips late but they went elsewhere.

Wanted to toss up a round up of what’s being said around and open up the floor to the airing of grievances and dawn is darkest proclamations.


The new boss in his own words (including some on the Baylor guy). Dude has his own plan and it sounds fine to me.


The official Texas Sports take is here:

Football adds 18 on National Signing Day

The Longhorns had 18 players sign National Letters of Intent on Wednesday as part of the 2017 signing class.


Here’s the Burnt Orange Nation breakdown:

Texas Longhorns 2017 recruiting class overview

An in-depth look at head coach Tom Herman’s first class with the Longhorns.


This Jeremy Crabtree story was very cool. Seems 2017 is as much about 2018 as 2017.


The SEC blew away the field on Signing Day 2017. The Big 12 did not.

The Big 12 clocks in last among the power conferences, and the American keeps distinguishing itself as the best among everyone else. The SEC’s still the king.

We’ve talked about this. A strong Texas will be fine but this conference may not even a dumpster fire anymore as everything worth burning seems to have been burnt.

What do you all think?