Some links from around college football on a Thursday…
— The New York Times has an awesome profile on Jadeveon Clowney. There’s been a lot written about him lately, but this is worth a read.
— Michigan players got a visit from former quarterback Tom Brady.
— Texas defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat shares a special bond with his father.
— There is still no imminent deal for Time Warner Cable to carry the Longhorn Network.
— The Desmond Harrison eligibility soap opera at Texas has come to an end.
— Former Baylor running back Terrance Ganaway is retiring from the NFL.
— Here’s a really cool piece from Paul Myerberg at the USA Today about what makes Nick Saban and Urban Meyer so good.
— What’s good, and what’s bad, about Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez.
— There’s still no official word on the injury to UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr.