• Leaders and Success


    Jan 05 Darrell Royal featured in Investor's Business Daily? Michael Mink's column "Leaders and Success" spotlights traits that made the Coach a great manager and motivator. More »
  • 1958 Sugar Bowl


    Dec 23 1958 Sugar Bowl: DKR's first Longhorn Bowl Game was a bust, but he took lessons away from that defeat. More »
  • Letters to the Coach: Bill Walker


    Dec 23 Letters to the Coach: Bill Walker More »
  • One Fine Compliment


    Dec 18 DKR: The Royal Scrapbook has been praised by many, but no review is more meaningful than this one by Mack Royal, Edith and Coach Royal's son. More »
  • DKR: Limited Edition


    Dec 13 Perfect for Christmas gifts, the Limited Edition of DKR: The Royal Scrapbook is available through University of Texas Press. Order by December 14 for Christmas Delivery. 800-252-3206. More »
  • Deconstructing DKR


    Oct 29 Decoding DKR - Dave Campbell Texas Football's Brad Hilliard gives a thumbs up review for DKR: The Royal Scrapbook. More »
  • Edith Royal-Life with DKR


    Oct 26 Edith talks about Life with the Coach: KUT's Jennifer Stayton interviewed Edith Royal and Jenna McEachern before their appearance at the Texas Book Festival, Sunday, 10/28, 12:30 pm, at 700 Congress, AMOA Arthouse. More »
  • The Green Socks


    Oct 20 Royal and Dan Jenkins got in hot water with Baylor coach John Bridgers and their fans after another one of their hilarious interviews saw print. More »
  • Still The Coach


    Oct 12 Players from the '63 National Championship Team gathered with Darrell and Edith Royal for Mexican food, reminiscing, and book signing. More »
  • West Virginia Hangover


    Oct 07 The largest-ever crowd in DKR-Memorial Stadium history witnessed Big 12 newcomer West Virginia hand the 'Horns their first defeat of the 2012 season, 48-45. More »
  • WVU Alma Mater


    Oct 05 WVU's alma mater leaves a lot to be desired, so the Mountaineers adopted John Denver's "Take Me Home Country Roads" as their unofficial school song. More »
  • Oklahoma State


    Oct 02 Oklahoma State has a significant place in Longhorn history. In 1968, the inaugural year of the Wishbone, our first win was against the OSU Cowboys, and that win launched our 30-game winning streak. More »
  • Letters to the Coach: Cactus Pryor


    Sep 27 Cactus Pryor, longtime friend of the coach, was the host for Darrell Royal Show which aired on Sunday evenings. Here he shares some memories of working with his friend. More »
  • Letters to the Coach: Steve Collier


    Sep 13 More »
  • Welcome to burntorangebooks.com


    Sep 05 Burntorangebooks brings some insight, some trivia, and lots of b.s. about The University of Texas football. More »
  • DKR's Two Minute Drill


    Sep 03 We say goodbye to Coach Royal bit by bit, day by day, but his legacy will forever grace The University. More »
  • Letters to the Coach: Dan Jenkins


    Sep 02 Dan Jenkins is one of the best--and best-known--sportswriters in America. Now a columnist for Golf Digest, Jenkins began covering DKR in 1957. Their shared humor made it inevitable that they would become good friends. More »
  • Letters to the Coach: Loyd Wainscott


    Aug 31 All-American Loyd Wainscott wrote of lessons learned from Coach Darrell Royal. Loyd was a lineman from 1966-68 and is a member of the Longhorn Hall of Honor. More »
  • Letters to the Coach: Professor Paul Woodruff


    Aug 25 The University honored Coach Royal by establishing the Darrell K. Royal chair in Ethics and American Society. The esteemed Paul Woodruff, inaugural dean and DKR Professor, wrote DKR on his 85th birthday. More »