WHAT FIRST WEEK OF CAMP HERMAN HAS PRODUCED
Players are physically and mentally in better shape than in past.
Under Charlie Strong, “We’re Texas” became “Were Texas” in national circles. Tom Herman, what will you bring?
Well, after spring football, a long summer of conditioning and one week of Camp Herman, toughness is a popular term over on the Forty.
Herman actually let some excitement slip out after Saturday’s scrimmage and the guess here is he just can’t contain his absolute glee after watching two straights days of hitting in full pads. If he had a choice, the Texas Longhorns would dress in full regalia 24/7 and donate those wimpy shorts and T-shirts to a nice charity around the corner.
Hitting gets everyone excited, especially the man charged with getting the Longhorns back to national relevance.
Strong’s final preseason in Austin started with a Ping-Pong marathon and excitement sur-
Coach Tom Herman wants his Longhorns to be leaner, quicker and stronger in his first season at Texas. After a week of practice, they do look more well-conditioned.