Kevin Sumlin Beyond the Box Score Football 

OT: Funny How Things Work Out – The Noel Mazzone Saga

Funny How Things Work Out When Kevin Sumlin was introduced at Houston in December 2007, his first move was to hire Noel Mazzone as his OC. Mazzone couldn’t get out of his contract with the New York Jets so Sumlin went to his 2nd choice, the pass game coordinator at Texas Tech, Dana Holgorsen.   Dana brought recently CFL-retired Kliff… Read More
Beyond the Box Score Football 

4th Quarter: Constructive Criticism & Predictions Gone Wrong

Constructive Criticism How do you complain about a 27-point win over a P5 team? About being up 38-0 before you call off the dogs? Welp, there are some things that need to be cleaned up: The drops: The most blaring example were the back to back plays in the 1st quarter by Lark and Stevenson (the throw to Stevenson is… Read More
D'Eriq King Beyond the Box Score By The Numbers Football 

3rd Quarter: Stats That Matter – Arizona Game

Having scored 45+ in both games, there’s obviously going to be some pretty good statistics for the Houston football team. The Coogs are among the nation’s leaders in several statistical categories.   UH is 18th in total offense, thanks in large part to the 66-0 run the Coogs went on between the 1st and 2nd games. The Cougars are 19th… Read More
Romello Brooker Beyond the Box Score Cougar Film Room Football 

2nd Quarter: Film Room – Brooker’s Blocking Sets Him Up For TD

Note: Use “reader view” on a mobile device to get the most out of this article. Click For Part 1 of Beyond The Box Score: Arizona   Tight end Romello Brooker got wide open in the Arizona secondary to score UH’s 3rd TD of the game. Our first video shows you how it happened:     Kendal Briles sets… Read More
Beyond the Box Score By The Numbers Football 

1st Quarter: Beyond The Box Score – Arizona

An In-Depth Look At The Arizona/Houston Game The first half of the Arizona game was the best half of football the Cougars have played since the Thursday night game vs. Louisville in 2016. Both yesterday and in the Louisville game, the Coogs were up 31-0 at the half. But the halves were dominant in different ways. Louisville had 5 false… Read More