The obvious player in this class who should see the field early and make the biggest impact for Auburn in 2017 is quarterback Jarrett Stidham. Though he has yet to win the starting job, some believe he's the guy who can get the Tigers over the hump and into the College Football Playoff.
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RecruitingNation's Damon Sayles talks with Darius James (Killeen, Tex./Harker Heights), the top center in the ESPN 150 about what the Longhorn commit is looking forward to at Texas and his final season of high school football.
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.
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.
AUSTIN, Texas -- You're not supposed to mess with a good thing, right? Texas' offensive line is as experienced as any in the country this fall. All five starters return and have a combined 124 career starts under their oversized belts.
Darius James was the most highly touted member of Texas' 2013 class, but he arrived in Austin this month with a considerable chip on his shoulder. The nation's No. 17 overall prospect from Killeen (Texas) Harker Heights is hungry to prove he deserved that acclaim after missing nearly his entire senior season with a broken left foot.