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Smythe's wild ride to committing

The tight end wrestled between Stanford and Texas

Updated: March 11, 2012, 9:30 PM ET
By Max Olson | HornsNation

BELTON, Texas -- Durham Smythe didn't know the answer to the big question when he woke up on Thursday morning.

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Courtesy Smythe FamilyDurham Smythe will certainly add to a Texas tight end group that only had 32 catches in 2011.

And yet, on Thursday night Smythe wound up in Mack Brown's office, shaking the Texas coach's hand and proudly telling him he's ready to become a Longhorn. What happened in between?

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