TCU stories in the SI Vault

When The Frogs Were Princes By Dan Jenkins, August 31, 1981 A Texas Christian alumnus recalls the golden days with Sammy Baugh, Dutch Meyer and a lot of other terrific folks.

Moment Of Truth By Gary Smith, July 26, 1999 There was no action in the TCU locker room before the 1957 Cotton Bowl, but what Marvin Newman photographed there is as close to the essence of sports as anything that happens on a playing field.

TCU Preview By Gene Menez, August 14, 2000 T is for Tomlinson, C is for Coach Franchione, U is for...Undefeated? Meet The Candidate By Tim Layden, November 06, 2000 TCU wants to return to glory by riding the coattails of Heisman Trophy hopeful LaDainian Tomlinson, the nation's leading rusher.

Watch Out! By Austin Murphy, September 17, 2007 Texas may have survived a scare from TCU, but as Longhorns coach Mack Brown points out, with most schools now featuring dangerous players at the skill positions, the days of overmatched non-BCS programs rolling over for the perennial powers are gone.

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