One is a bespectacled former football coach. The other is a long-haired former hippie and country legend. Despite all that differs between them, the bond between Willie Nelson and Darrell Royal remains strong.
Texas has gone from five wins to eight wins to nine wins as it has molted repeatedly over the past three years. But Brown is the first to tell everyone Texas is not a nine-win program. Are the Horns on the way back up?