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Title aspirations driving Texas' McCoy

Updated: October 19, 2009, 11:24 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

AUSTIN, Texas -- Heisman Trophies aren't won in early-season games against inferior opponents. To earn the title of the best college football player in the country, you have to show up when the lights are the brightest and the games are the biggest.

The stage doesn't get much larger than the Cotton Bowl in Dallas for Saturday's Red River Rivalry.

"I understand these are big games, and my job is to go out there and do my best to help our team win," Texas quarterback Colt McCoy said. ...

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