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On Second Thought Ep 40: Ced and Kirk on NFL, UT basketball

In Episode 40 of the On Second Thought podcast, Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls discuss the upcoming championship weekend in the NFL, the Dallas Cowboys and Houston Texans plus visit with Texas women’s basketball coach Karen Aston. Read More

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Replay Kirk and Ced’s Wednesday chat

Join sports columnists Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden for a live chat at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Up for discussion: Tom Herman’s first month on the job the end of the line for the Dallas Cowboys and Houston Texans. the struggles of Texas men’s basketball Packers-Falcons and Steelers-Patriots   … Read More

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Golden: Shaka Smart has to be excited about the future with addition of Matt Coleman

In today’s Golden’s Nuggets, Cedric touches on a big Bevo-related item: What does the commitment of Matt Coleman mean to Shaka Smart’s program? Here’s what he had to say about it: Help is coming, Shaka. The Texas basketball coach has never been 7-10, so it’s easy to understand his … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Are Shaka Smart’s Texas Longhorns about to hit rock bottom?

Shaka Smart’s ship is taking on water and the money games haven’t even started yet. But they’re coming up. Like right now. Smart’s Texas men are in big trouble with the Big 12’s biggest icebergs are coming up on the schedule — No. 10 West Virginia at home on Saturday, … Read More

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Episode 39 of On Second Thought: Kirk and Ced preview Packers-Cowboys with broadcaster Brad Sham

In Episode 39 of the On Second Thought podcast, legendary Dallas Cowboys play-by-play broadcaster Brad Sham preview the Green Bay-Dallas playoff matchup with Kirk and Ced. He also discusses future possibilities for quarterback Tony Romo. The guys also discuss Kirk’s trip to Tampa for the national championship game and his … Read More

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Bohls and Golden chatting Wednesday

Join Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden for their weekly live chat at 11 a.m. Wednesday.  Kirk is back from his trip to the national championship game and both will answer questions about Texas football while discussing Packers-Cowboys and Texans-Patriots.   … Read More

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Golden: Longhorns can improve, finish middle of the pack in Big 12

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Cedric touches on a Bevo-related item: Here is his take: On Texas hoops’ conference outlook: Caught a bit of Texas’ 79-70 loss at Iowa State on Saturday. Guard Kerwin Roach was right when he said the team has tremendous fight despite its sub-.500 … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: If Andrew Jones keeps this up, the Texas men may have found their point guard

Texas doesn’t have a proven point guard, but one could be emerging. Andrew Jones is far from a finished product, but he’s the pushing the needle in a positive direction. Want to know the first rule of Point Guard 101? It’s treating the ball like a family heirloom that bounces: … Read More

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Episode 38 of On Second Thought: Kirk and Ced discuss Tom Herman’s coaching staff

In Episode 38, sports columnists Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden start the new year by evaluating Tom Herman’s staff and listing their highs and lows of 2016. They also give their picks for the NCAA title game and the first round of the NFL playoffs.   … Read More

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Replay Wednesday’s chat with Cedric and Kirk

With the New Year upon us, sports columnists Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls are here to answer all your questions about the best sports moments of 2016, Tom Herman’s new staff, Alabama-Clemson and the upcoming NFL playoffs. The chat starts at 11 a.m. Bring your playbooks.   … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Texas needs Jarrett Allen to be its on-court alpha dog — now

This time last year, Jarrett Allen was the Shaq of the Southwest Preparatory Conference. A big man putting up big numbers for a team that won conference titles. Now as the center for the Texas Longhorns, Allen is still the big man in the paint, but he is just getting … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Strong’s UT failure has Power 5 implications for black coaches

Charlie Strong didn’t get it done at Texas, but he got another chance. That’s huge on several levels. You see, there was a time when a black coach rarely got a second chance to prove his worth as a head coach. Apparently, times are slowly changing for the better in … Read More

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Golden: Tom Herman’s new hire makes sense due to quarterback mentorship success

In this week’s Golden’s Nuggets, Cedric touches on a couple big Bevo-related items: Here are his takes: On Tom Herman’s new coaching hire this week: Tom Herman announced Monday that he will add Rutgers offensive coordinator Drew Mehringer to his Longhorns coaching staff. It’s an interesting hire since Rutgers … Read More

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Replay Cedric Golden’s Wednesday chat

With Kirk Bohls on vacation this week, join sports columnist Cedric Golden for a live chat at 11 a.m. Wednesday.   … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Eric Davis emerges from basketball wilderness

Texas basketball fans looked up Saturday night and saw a familiar face. Remember Eric Davis? Yep that was the Texas sophomore guard back doing his thing after spending much of the first part of the season in a basketball wilderness. The 16 points he scored in the the 71-65 win … Read More

Cedric Golden

American-Statesman Staff

Golden: Houston’s hire is a win-win for Texas, UH and Major Applewhite himself

Major Applewhite would have done a bang-up job as Tom Herman’s offensive coordinator in Austin, but his eyes were on a bigger prize. Houston has landed the right coach and Texas has avoided what would have been some trepidatious maneuvering had one of the most popular players in school history … Read More

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Episode 37 of On Second Thought: Hall of Fame broadcaster Verne Lundquist talks his greatest sports moments

Hall of Fame broadcaster Verne Lundquist joins Cedric Golden and Kirk Bohls for Episode 37 of the “On Second Thought” podcast. Lundquist, an Austin High grad, remembers his greatest moments of a career that spanned six decades, including Jack Nicklaus winning the 1986 Masters, Tiger Woods’  chip … Read More

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Replay Kirk and Ced’s Wednesday chat

Join sports columnists Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden for their weekly live chat at 11 a.m. Wednesday.   … Read More

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Golden: Texas ex Earl Thomas talking retirement? Don’t believe it

Texas ex Earl Thomas is talking about retiring? Don’t buy it. Thomas isn’t accustomed to missing games so it’s understandable that the Seahawks’ star safety was more than devastated after breaking his leg on a collision with teammate Kam Chancellor on a Monday … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Our Take: Bohls, Golden weigh in on the good, bad and ugly that was 2016 Texas

Another season has come and gone for Texas — the second in a row without a bowl game and third in a row without a winning record — and American-Statesman columnists Kirk Bohls and Cedric Golden weigh in on where the Longhorns are and where they’re going: 1. WHAT WILL … Read More