Michael Starts

Texas Tech Red Raiders #92 - Defensive Linesman

  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 303

Spend less, win more: the Texas Tech way


Some schools spend millions in recruiting while others rely on a more grassroots approach

Why Texas Tech Has DL Problems and How to Fix It


Texas Tech has been wrestling with a defensive line problem since 2010 and now it's time to figure out how to fix it.

The Huddle: West Virginia vs. Texas Tech


We take a long look at the game between the West Virginia Mountaineers and the Texas Tech Red Raiders, with thoughts on why Texas Tech is struggling, the uniform tracker, the best players for WVU,...

Why Additional DL Depth is Critical for Texas Tech


The Texas Tech defensive line was paper thin last year and it was evident during a five game losing streak. Defensive coordinator has hopefully addressed the depth issue with additional defensive...

Baseball Takes Series From #19 Texas, 2-1


Baseball sends Hawley out in style winning series over UT 2-1, football notes, pre draft coverage and more from WVU Pros, Big 12 roundup & more.

Stidham Impresses at Elite 11 Dallas Regional


Texas Tech committ quarterback Jarrett Stidham impressed at the Elite 11 Dallas Regional, taking home the MVP and earning an Elite 11 invite.

RRG | NFL Draft for Amaro; Dave Parks on Being #1


The NFL Draft is Thursday and there are conflicting reports on TE Jace Amaro and his blocking ability. Looking back at Dave Parks being the #1 pick in 1964. Expansionpalooza and Northern Illinois?

Kingsbury on Return of Starts, Reynolds & Smith


Head coach Kliff Kingsbury said that he is considering the return of DT Michael Starts as well as DT Anthony Smith and CB Jeremy Reynolds for academics.

How Dire is the Depth at Defensive Tackle?


Texas Tech loses three key cogs from the defensive line due to graduation, who will replace those seniors and who is on the way to help?

RESULTS | Who Will Have Redshirts Removed?


The readers of VTM weighed in on the question of which freshmen would play their freshman year and have their redshirts removed.

Top Five Immediate Impact 2013 Defensive Recruits


Ranking the top five immediate impact defensive recruits from the 2013 recruiting class.

I feel like I’m getting the hang of it now.


DT Kerry Hyder maybe wasn't supposed to be a defensive tackle, but he is, and he' s making the most out of his athletic talents.