Freshman tight end DeAndre McNeal made an impression in preseason camp, but that hasn't translated into season touches. (RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AMERICAN-STATESMAN)

BEVO BEAT Football

McNeal may have been all a-Twitter on playing time, but Strong wasn’t

Posted November 23rd, 2015

Advertisement

Texas football coach Charlie Strong delivered a good line when asked what freshman tight end DeAndre McNeal must do to get on the field.

“Get off social media,” Strong said.

McNeal, who has zero catches, has been vocal on Twitter about his role. He recently posted, “I can make these touchdown catches. I just need the chance.”

Advertisement

His post has since been deleted.

News on Bevo Beat is free and unlimited. Access to the rest of Hookem.com is included with an Austin American-Statesman subscription in addition to Statesman.com and the ePaper edition. Subscribe today at statesman.com/subscribe.

Comments