Inquiring minds want to know: just how involved will head coach <B>Mack Brown </B>be in calling the…
Greg Davis: Can You Hear Me Now?
"It wasn't too long ago, or within my lifetime as a playcaller, when nobody knew the (coordinator's) name," Davis said. "The game was reported and then it was over. Today, it's rehashed for a week. That's just part of the world we live in. Now, every coordinator's name is known and most of them are despised." More despised than Davis? Probably, but honestly he wouldn't know. From the time Texas starts August camp until the conclusion of the bowl season, Davis insists he has precious time to read newspapers. Last October, sports columnists and Longhorn fans skewered Davis not only for his admittedly "conservative" game plan resulting in a fifth straight loss to Oklahoma but also for Texas' first shutout in 24 years. "I read nothing about us," he said, "and haven't for many years because it doesn't serve any purpose." When he does skim The Daily Planet, it typically is just a passing glance at box scores and the run-pass ratios of other teams. Even when local and national TV sports...
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