Texas Head Coach Tom Herman speaks during a press conference as he updates the local media about his coaching staff on Thursday, Jan 5, 2017. RICARDO B. BRAZZIELL/AMERICAN-STATESMAN


Need to get out of a fall wedding? Tom Herman will write you an excuse note

Posted June 6th, 2017


We’ve all been there, college football fans.

It’s a beautiful summer day, and you’re counting down the days to kickoff. You’ve had the Longhorns’ schedule marked on your calendar for months.

What’s this in the mail? A wedding invitation! You can’t wait to celebrate your friends’ important – wait, what’s the date printed on the invite? A Saturday in September? Oh.


One Longhorns fan decided to go straight to the source – coach Tom Herman – to make sure his buddy could make the Texas-USC game. And Herman delivered:

No word yet on Amy’s reaction to Herman’s excuse note, but we have a feeling the football coach’s inbox is going to be flooded with similar requests once word gets out.

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