Josh and Tux discuss the Longhorns' season-opening win over the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns, a departure from the debut heartaches of the past Herman era including players of the game and areas where Texas will need to improve before this weekend's game against the Arkansas Razorbacks. They make their predictions and hot takes for the game in Fayettenam on Saturday as well before finishing up talking about how great it was to be back at DKR with all of Longhorn Nation!
Josh and Tux welcome you back to Texas Longhorns football just in time for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns to come to Austin for the 2021 season opener. The boys discuss the apparent ascension of Hudson Card to the QB1 throne alongside other oddities of the initial depth chart for Texas as well as their expectations for the weekend's game and the hottest of takes for what you will see on Saturday afternoon at the new DKR Texas Memorial Stadium!
4th and 5 is joined by a new co-hosting duo of Jacob Detamore and Jason Chilton as they discuss at Hudson Card being named the starter, break down the biggest questions facing Texas this season, and preview the Ragin' Cajuns making their way to Austin. How can Texas start the Sark era off with a win?
Josh and Noah convene as fall camp is finally upon us, discussing expectations for a handful of the position battles on the roster as well as the road ahead in what may be Texas' final season in the Big 12. They also call their shots with some Kool-aid-infused hot takes and national player award predictions.
4th and 5 welcomes CJ Vogel to discuss the history of Texas' time through the SWC's end, the beginning of the Big 12, what led to the ultimate chaos that ensued 10 years ago, and how it led to Texas and OU in the SEC. Why is Texas the heel? Is Texas the "destroyer of conferences"? How will Texas fit into the SEC?
All of that and more!
4th and 5 is joined by USA Today FTW's managing editor Alex McDaniel and Arkansas fan extraordinaire Chuck Livingston to break down what the national perspective of the move and how Texas fits into the SEC. Then they introduce Texas fans to every SEC fanbase that will be coming to Texas with a jaunty caricature of their fans.
Pretend We're Football comes back to talk about Chris Beard and the rosters he has constructed at Texas so far. How has "NIL" helped and is this team... too deep?
Josh and Producer Tux bring you an episode all about the big news this week for Texas as both the Longhorns and rival Sooners are looking to make the move from the Big 12 to the SEC in the near future, discussing what the chances are that this happens, what the hopes are for a 16 team super SEC, and what the expectations might be for a Texas program still finding its footing. Josh and Tux also share their 2021 Texas Longhorns wishlist for the season as well as their excitement about finally tracking down the weirdest video Texas A&M ever made.
For the first in a series of "rantcasts" to fill out this offseason, Josh gives his stream of consciousness thoughts about Sarkisian echoing the words of Tom Herman, the controversy about HoRnS dOwN, the new playing surface at DKR, and Texas baseball moving into 2022!
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4th and 5 breaks down the month of June for the Longhorns and how it will affect the upcoming series of July commitments. They also about what Jamarion Miller brings to Texas and how Texas' margin for error in 2021-22 became razor thin.