HornsNation links: Diaz on shaky ground

From Carter Strickland: With the Longhorns struggling through potentially their worst season on defense -- worst in Texas history, that is -- coach Mack Brown has taken the unprecedented step of supervising Manny Diaz and his direction of the squad.

More from StricklandInsider: A closer look at Texas' defensive issues.

More from Strickland: The Longhorns, a team that lacks consistency, intensity and direction, believe they can win their remaining four games.

From William WilkersonInsider: Texas and Texas Tech rarely battle for recruits.