Matthew McConaughey gives the Hook 'Em Horns sign to the crowd before an NCAA football game at Royal-Memorial Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. (Stephen Spillman / for American-Statesman)

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‘He’s trying to sell you a Lincoln MKZ’: Texas fans respond to Sam Ehlinger’s McConaughey-themed caption contest

Posted June 19th, 2019


Seventy-three days are left until the start of the football season, but Texas quarterback Sam Ehlinger was ready to play games on Wednesday.

On his Twitter account, Ehlinger posted a photo of himself and actor Matthew McConaughey. Ehlinger asked his 57,000 followers to guess what McConaughey said to him before a 37-14 win over USC on Sept. 15, 2018. He promised $100 for a successful guess.

Below are some of the responses that Ehlinger received:

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