Brian Orakpo says Texas Longhorns followers ought to decrease expectations
Former Texas Longhorns star and four-time Professional Bowler Brian Orakpo talked about followers in Austin needing to decrease expectations for now.
Brian Orakpo loves his Texas Longhorns. He’s additionally lifelike.
Orakpo, who starred in Austin between 2006-09, spoke with FanSided NFL reporter Matt Verderame on the Stacking The Field podcast this week as a part of a promotion with Cesar Dog Food, and talked about the place this system is.
After years of looking for its approach again to the highest, the Longhorns are 3-2 with wins over UL Monroe, UTSA and West Virginia, together with losses to Alabama and Texas Tech. Going ahead, Orakpo says it may be time for a change inside the fanbase till issues enhance.
“I feel all of us must sort of decrease our expectations,” Orakpo mentioned. “I imply, simply to be fairly trustworthy with you. Everyone, myself, the fanbase, all people. We now have to decrease our expectations and take it one sport at a time. Yearly we undergo this ‘oh we’re going to compete for a title’ and issues of that nature. That’s the final word objective, however then you definately overlook the Texas Techs or the Kansas’s, or no matter crew is in entrance of us for the time being.
“We now have to take it one sport at a time, and it’s OU this week. Clearly that’s an enormous sport, large rivalry sport, and people guys are going to be able to play, together with Oklahoma.”
This week, along with his former groups of Washington and Tennessee squaring off, Orakpo is partnering with Cesar to co-host the first-ever, pet-friendly sport day watch celebration at Yee-Haw Brewing Co. and Ole Smoky Distillery in Nashville, Tennessee on Oct. 9 at 1 p.m. ET.