What Was Written About UT Hiring Charlie Strong
Courtesy: Wendell Barnhouse, Big 12 Insider
          Release: 01/07/2014
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David Ubben of FOXSports.com writes that Charlie Strong was hired because of his resume, not his race.

Charlie Strong’s legacy at Louisville was building a solid program.

Pat Forde of Yahoo!Sports.com writes that Charlie Strong will have to adjust to how he handles the media and relationships outside of coaching football at Texas.

And Buck Harvey of the San Antonio Express-News counters that perhaps all Charlie Strong needs to do at Texas is this: Build a defense, find a quarterback, and win.

Dennis Dodd of CBSSports.com writes that Charlie Strong is a solid choice but Texas doesn’t do “solid.”

Texas believes that Charlie Strong was the right choice to replace Mack Brown.

Changing the culture at Texas will be a priority for Charlie Strong.


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