Texas coach Charlie Strong making players earn Longhorn on helmet First-year head coach Charlie Strong is making sure their recruiting rankings don't go to their heads anymore. Charlie Strong: We're not as bad as we used to be JUL 22, 2:15 pm Texas head coach Charlie Strong talks at Big 12 Media Days. share 0 Tweet 0 By Louis Ojeda Jr. Aug 4, 2014 at 12:01p ET Texas players have often been criticized for having a sense of entitlement. First-year head coach Charlie Strong is making sure their recruiting rankings don't go to their heads anymore. Strong has talked a lot about "Putting the T back in Texas" and hasn't been afraid to dismiss or suspend players this summer for breaking the rules. Texas DE Cedric Reed: "Coach Strong, he weeds out the people who shouldn't be here. The guys who are here have bought in."— Mike Finger (@mikefinger) August 4, 2014 For those who have the privilege of staying, he's making them earn the right to have a Longhorn on their helmets. #Longhorns coach Charlie Strong took the logos off team helmets. Cedric Reed said guys will have to earn it #HookEm— Anwar Richardson (@AnwarRichardson) August 4, 2014 #Longhorns quarterbacks at training camp practice #HookEm pic.twitter.com/XOp6FUcyUJ— Anwar Richardson (@AnwarRichardson) August 4, 2014 CLICK HERE to Follow me on Twitter!