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 takes a closer look at each scholarship player returning this fall and what we can expect from him.
With spring ball done, we're reexamining and re-ranking the positional situations of every Big 12 team, continuing Thursday with the offensive line. These outlooks will probably look different in August.
about 1389 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Editor's note: This is the fourth part of a weeklong series breaking down Texas' most important spring position battles when the Longhorns begin practice in two weeks. Moving on: It's entirely possible no BCS program had a more experienced duo of offensive guards in 2013 than Texas.
Texas entered the 2013 season with one of the nation's most experienced offensive lines. That's no longer the case going into spring ball, though the Longhorns did add one of the nation's most respected offensive line coaches this offseason.
After a whirlwind 48 hours full of meetings, appearances and handshakes, Charlie Strong still hasn't had much time to find out what kind of talent he's inheriting. So let's make life a little easier for Texas' new head coach.
No member of Texas' 28-man recruiting class in 2012 expected anything less than early playing time when he joined the program, especially after the Longhorns had seemingly thrown every freshman they had on the field the previous season.
AUSTIN, Texas -- Mack Brown refused to talk about the five recruits Texas didn't get on signing day. But the Texas coach did have a message for players that might be interested in the Longhorns in the future.
about 1838 days ago | Carter Strickland | Texas Longhorns
To gear up for 2013 national signing day, HornsNation's William Wilkerson is breaking down every commitment in the Longhorns' 2013 recruiting class. Vitals: Offensive lineman Darius James, Harker Heights, Texas/Harker Heights | 6-foot-5, 340 pounds Committed: March 5, 2012 ESPN.
about 1839 days ago | William Wilkerson | Texas Longhorns