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'Old Man' Holloway Gets In Our Face About The OL

His teammates call him &quot;old man&quot; because, dude!, he&#146;s gonna be like 23 on August 20. But as the only senior on Texas&#146; oft criticized offensive line, left guard <B>Tillman Holloway</B> has emerged as the vocal leader of the unit. As such, he&#146;s the PR guy for a beefed-up, pissed-off group determined to make you forget about last year. But will they be <I>that</I> improved? <I>Inside Texas </I>caught up with Holloway after Monday&#146;s practice.

"We are going to be smash mouth football players," Holloway insisted. "We are going to be the toughest guys on the field. We’re going to be the first ones in to work and the last ones to leave. We’re going to be coming down hill and knocking people on their face." This comes from the group that couldn’t produce a first down to milk the clock on its last two possessions of the Cotton Bowl, and got... Recommended Stories