Joe Harrington

Online content producer

Joe Harrington is an online content producer on the Austin American-Statesman’s web desk. After an award-winning stint at The Kerrville Daily Times, where he worked as a reporter and editor from 2009 to 2012, Harrington joined the Austin-American Statesman family in 2012. While serving as a regional sports editor in the Austin Community Newspapers department from 2012-2015, Harrington led the Round Rock Leader to three straight years of award-winning sports coverage. Harrington has received first-place honors in feature writing from the Texas Press Association as well as the Associated Press Sports Editor Southwest Region. He also helped produced two top-10 special sections while in Kerrville. Harrington is a proud graduate of Kent State University and an even prouder Cincinnati native. A dog enthusiast, Harrington loves his rescued Australian Cattle Dog, Kita, very much.

Latest from Joe Harrington

Daily Longhorn football history: The 2004 season
 The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by
               looking at each Longhorn football season.  Photo of Sept. 2004 Sports Illustrated On Campus cover, for use with Longhorn football notes. Cover features Longhorn football
               player...

Posted: 22 hours ago

The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.  Photo of Sept. 2004 Sports Illustrated On Campus cover, for use with Longhorn football notes. Cover features Longhorn football player...
Daily Longhorn football history: The 2003 season
 The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by
               looking at each Longhorn football season.  OK, so here’s a blurb by Statesman reporter Suzanne Halliburton from spring football in 2003: If there’s a budding quarterback controversy...

Posted: 2 days ago

The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.  OK, so here’s a blurb by Statesman reporter Suzanne Halliburton from spring football in 2003: If there’s a budding quarterback controversy...
Daily Longhorn football history: The 2002 season
 The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by
               looking at each Longhorn football season.  The 2001 season ended in dramatic fashion as Major Applewhite led a historic comeback in a win against Washington. Texas finished
            the season...

Posted: 3 days ago

The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.  The 2001 season ended in dramatic fashion as Major Applewhite led a historic comeback in a win against Washington. Texas finished the season...
Daily Longhorn football history: The 2001 season
 The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by
               looking at each Longhorn football season.  The 2001 recruiting class at Texas featured a Doak Walker Award winner, a Jim Thorpe Award winner, a Dick Butkus and Bronko
            Nagurski Trophy...

Posted: 4 days ago

The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.  The 2001 recruiting class at Texas featured a Doak Walker Award winner, a Jim Thorpe Award winner, a Dick Butkus and Bronko Nagurski Trophy...
Daily Longhorn football history: The 2000 season
 The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by
               looking at each Longhorn football season.  University of Texas’ Longhorns #1, Chris Simms, passes against the Texas A&M’s during first quarter of action on Friday,
           ...

Posted: 5 days ago

The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.  University of Texas’ Longhorns #1, Chris Simms, passes against the Texas A&M’s during first quarter of action on Friday, ...
Daily Longhorn football history: The 1999 season
 The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by
               looking at each Longhorn football season.  With Ricky Williams moving to the NFL, the Longhorns and second-year coach Mack Brown began a new era at Texas. It started with a heck of a recruiting...

Posted: 6 days ago

The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.  With Ricky Williams moving to the NFL, the Longhorns and second-year coach Mack Brown began a new era at Texas. It started with a heck of a recruiting...
Daily Longhorn football history: The 1998 season
 The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by
               looking at each Longhorn football season.  9/26/98 Ralph Barrera/AA-S; Texas Longhorn fans adopt the motto of head coach Mack Brown, “Come early, Be Loud, Stay Late!”,
           ...

Posted: 7 days ago

The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.  9/26/98 Ralph Barrera/AA-S; Texas Longhorn fans adopt the motto of head coach Mack Brown, “Come early, Be Loud, Stay Late!”, ...
Daily Longhorn football history: The 1997 season
 The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by
               looking at each Longhorn football season.  After winning the first Big 12 Championship Game — a stunning upset of defending national champion Nebraska — Texas entered
            the...

Posted: 8 days ago

The Texas football program dates back to 1893. Each day, we look at a little piece of Longhorn history. We’re starting by looking at each Longhorn football season.  After winning the first Big 12 Championship Game — a stunning upset of defending national champion Nebraska — Texas entered the...