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Texas linebacker Bijan Robinson came out with his own NFT trading card. The USMNT also came out with an NFT by an Austin artist.

When Texas and the NCAA passed a bill allowing college athletes to profit off their names and likenesses this summer, Longhorn athletes joined professional teams and athletes by stepping into the growing NFT scene.
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Head coach Steve Sarkisian has been given a tough ask as he looks to revitalize Texas' football program amid the first five-game losing streak in 60 years. (Texas Football/Twitter)

After last season's devastating loss to Iowa State to fall out of Big 12 championship contention and a $25 million payout for former head coach Tom Herman, the University of Texas' football program looked for a fresh start as they brought former Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian on for the 2021 season.

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Austin FC and the Texas Longhorns are both away this weekend as they take on Texas rivals. (Q2/Twitter) (Bob Daemmrich)

It may not be a home weekend for Austin's biggest sports teams, but plenty of fans are still gearing up for a road trip as both Austin FC and the Texas Longhorns take to Texas cities for their road matches this weekend.

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The Austin Huns are one of many rugby teams located in Austin. (Austin Huns/Facebook)

Tired of football and futbol? Austin may have waited until 2021 to secure its first major-league professional team, but it's still packed with weird and wonderful teams of every sport to cheer on.

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