Tom Herman and his wife Michelle joke with former Head Coach of Texas Mack Brown after the press conference in the Carpenter-Winkel Centennial Room of the Bellmont Hall on Sunday, November 27, 2016. RICARDO B. BRAZZIELL/AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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What had Mack Brown so giddy at the Sugar Bowl? An early candidate for 2017 meme of the year

Posted January 4th, 2017


We’ve all been there.

You’re scrolling through your phone in public and get so engrossed that you lose all sense of what’s happening around you. Except, in this case, you’re Mack Brown and the person trying to get your attention is holding an ESPN camera that’s shooting live to millions.

The reaction is still the same: give a nice smile and pretend you were in on the joke the whole time. This won’t show up on Twitter as the subject of a hilarious meme or anything, right?


Oh, Mack.

OK, now that’s just too far…

Don’t worry Mack, we know what you were really looking at.

And this late entry points out Mack’s recruiting prowess:

It’s 2017, and while Tom Herman may be the head coach at Texas, Mack Brown is still winning at the internet.

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