Before Texas begins its first season under Charlie Strong, we're taking a deep dive into all the talent he inherits in 2014. Our Burnt Orange Breakdown series will take a closer look at each scholarship player returning this fall and what we can expect from them.
With spring ball done, we've been re-examining and re-ranking the positional situations of every Big 12 team. Wednesday, we finish up with defensive backs. Once again, these outlooks could look different in August.
about 1199 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
AUSTIN, Texas -- A new coaching staff meant a clean slate and a new start for several Longhorns this spring. Here's a closer look at five Texas players who appeared to help their chances of making an impact in 2014 with their performances in spring ball.
Editor's note: This is the third part of a weeklong series breaking down Texas' most important spring position battles when the Longhorns begin practice in two weeks. Moving on: Safety Adrian Phillips brought experience and leadership to the Texas secondary, a senior who played in 50 games and started 28.
As we await the start of spring ball, we're examining and ranking the positional situations of every team in the Big 12, continuing Wednesday with defensive backs. Some of these outlooks will look different after the spring.
about 1269 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
AUSTIN, Texas -- There were plenty of reasons for Texas' meltdown and 38-13 home loss to Oklahoma State on Saturday, and some of them may tell us a lot about how these Longhorns will fare in big tests to finish out the regular season.