Ricardo B. Brazziell/American-Statesman 10/13/12 Texas Longhorns' (6) Quandre Diggs returns a blocked field goal for an score against Oklahoma in the first quarter of the NCAA college football game at Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas,TX., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012.

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50 in 50: WATCH: Can the Longhorns still claim they are DBU?

Posted March 7th, 2017


In 39 days, Texas football fans will get their first glimpse of Tom Herman’s Longhorn football team on April 15. In honor of spring football, we’re counting down the days till the spring game with 50 facts for 50 days.

Texas defensive backs have long called themselves DBU — “Defensive Back University.” Can they still claim that title?



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