BON roundtable: Texas can benefit from the extra bye week before final stretch


Covid-19 concerns and a variety of injuries on the part of the Kansas Jayhawks led to the Texas Longhorns enjoying yet another bye week ahead of a key showdown with the Iowa State Cyclones.

The Burnt Orange Nation staff got together to discuss the pros and cons of Texas’ extra bye week, and shared some thoughts on the games we’ll be tuning into without the Horns in action.

Fresh off of a bye week, Texas will now enjoy yet another bye week. What are the benefits for Texas in having nearly three weeks away from the game field?

Daniel Seahorn — Getting everyone with bumps and bruises an extra week to heal up for Iowa State. Sam Ehlinger definitely hasn’t looked himself the past couple of games and he could definitely benefit from some extra time on the training table this week.

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