Circumstances lead to Newbold's first action of season

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With the temperature around 90 degrees and TCU throwing deep on many of its 45 pass attempts, Texas Tech substituted at cornerback more than usual last week.

Tevin Madison and La’Darius...

Pace of Big 12 offenses makes Red Raiders adjust cornerbacks usage

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Texas Tech has largely dispensed with its field cornerback/boundary cornerback deployment in recent weeks.

Three weeks ago against West Virginia, Nigel Bethel played left corner and Justis...

Kingsbury, Chiaverini say injured receivers expected to play

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Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said on the Red Raider coaches’ show Thursday night  he expects starting receivers Bradley Marquez and Jakeem Grant to play on Saturday at No. 10 TCU.

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Tech players-turned-coaches reflect on 10th anniversary of big rally against TCU

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Saturday’s Texas Tech-TCU game will be the 10th anniversary of the Red Raiders’ 70-35 rout of the Horned Frogs in Lubbock.

Tech interim defensive coordinator Mike Smith, safeties coach...

Texas Tech-TCU game pits Tech coach against brother

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Brothers Kevin Oliver and Bryson Oliver will be on opposite sidelines Saturday.

Kevin Oliver is a sixth-year member of the Texas Tech staff, now serving in high school relations/quality...

Red Raiders holding back freshman safeties Hendrix, Allen

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Tech coaches are committed to redshirting safety Payton Hendrix. The freshman from Dallas Bishop Dunne couldn’t have helped Saturday even if the Red Raiders needed him to with their shallow pool...

Red Raiders adapting Jets', Rex Ryan ideas in defensive front

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Texas Tech played a lot of snaps against West Virginia and several more Saturday against Kansas using a defensive front four of Andre Ross, Jackson Richards, Branden Jackson and Pete Robertson....

Chiaverini to Batson: Be patient; a big return will stand soon enough

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Texas Tech special teams coach Darrin Chiaverini had a message Tuesday for punt-return specialist Cameron Batson: Keep applyign yourself, and eventually one of your big returns will count.

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Injury updates after Tuesday's Texas Tech practice

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Bradley Marquez, Jakeem Grant and Jordan Davis — Texas Tech’s top three inside receivers — all were in shorts and workout shirts, but not pads and jerseys like the rest of their teammates at the...

Kingsbury on QB-WR disconnects: 'At that (QB) position, we put it all on us'

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Texas Tech sophomore Davis Webb is fourth in the FBS in passing touchdowns with 22 and tied for second most interceptions with 12. Last year, playing in 10 games, he threw 20 TDs with nine...