The Dotted Line

Stay updated on latest Texas Longhorns recruiting news brought to you by Longhorns recruiting beat writer Mike Craven of Hookem.com. The Dotted Line will publish M-F at 10 a.m. each morning to provide Texas fans with an in-depth look at the latest for the Longhorns on the recruiting trail.



The Dotted Line: Updating Texas’ offensive wish list for the 2021 recruiting cycle

Texas added two three-star offensive commitments over the past week to the 2021 recruiting class with center Michael Myslinski and wide receiver Jaden Alexis. The Longhorns’ class now consists of 17 members, ranking 13th in the nation and first in the … Read More

The Dotted Line: Texas remains in the mix for several uncommitted 2021 Fabulous 55 members

Texas leads all schools with nine commitments from the recently updated 2021 Fabulous 55, a ranking of the state’s top 55 prospects for the upcoming senior class. It was the first update since the initial rankings were released in February. No other team holds … Read More

The Dotted Line: The updated 2021 Fabulous 55 is dominated by offensive linemen, quarterbacks

High school football practices began Monday for Class 4A schools and below as the state attempts a return to normalcy despite COVID-19 health concerns. The offseason was unique for all parties. The high school prospects in the 2021 class weren’t allowed to take visits or attend camps. College … Read More

The Dotted Line: Five new names are set to appear on our updated 2021 Fabulous 55

The updated version of the 2021 Fabulous 55 will be published Wednesday as the high school football season — hopefully — inches closer to fruition after an uncharted offseason thanks to COVID-19 restrictions. Five new names are set to appear on our list, including … Read More

The Dotted Line: Three prospects vying for the top overall spot on our 2021 Fabulous 55 update

Recruiting rankings should be done in tiers. For 2021, the top tier of prospects in the state consists of three players vying for the state’s top spot. It’s a competition between a pair of offensive linemen already committed to out-of-state powerhouses and an athlete that’s heading to Texas. Read More