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Culpepper's Commentary: Texas-Texas Tech

Culpepper's Commentary: Texas-Texas Tech

I know many of you that click on my column are real football fans, so let me give you the lowdown on the Longhorn defense versus Texas Tech as I saw it from my seat four rows behind the Red Raider bench.

At the start of the game, Texas lined up with four down linemen and three linebackers and four defensive backs. They used the two safeties deep and cornerbacks either backing out or squatting their coverage at about eight yards. Now mind you, covering Tech is like trying to stomp on a pile of red ants: they scatter everywhere on the snap of the ball and come back to open areas as well as any...

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