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Cupcake baking Longhorns to make appearance on ABC's 'Strahan and Sara'

Two former UT defensive stars brought a cupcake franchise to Bee Cave. After appearing in commercials, they will now appear on the ABC show 'Strahan and Sara.'

BEE CAVE, Texas — They won a national title together at Texas in 2005, played together professionally for the Tennessee Titans and Brian Orakpo and Austin’s own Michael Griffin continue to grow a cupcake biz together.

The two former UT defensive stars along with fellow UT alumni, Bryan Hynson brought a franchise of the Nashville, TN based Gigi’s Cupcakes to Austin.

Orakpo and Griffin both have received a ton of exposure nationally with their commercial, which was seen often during NFL games this season.


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On Monday, the cupcake duo will make an appearance on KVUE (ABC) for the show 'Strahan and Sara' at noon. 

Orakpo tweeted Monday he and Griffin will be a part of the new Strahan and Sara show.