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 him.
Texas takes the field for its first spring practice next week, and it has plenty it needs to accomplish under new head coach Charlie Strong. Here are a few of the many, many items on the Longhorns' to-do list for spring ball: Offensive returner ready to take next step: Hate to state the obvious here, but David Ash needs to take one big step in the right direction this spring.
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
Each week, Sean Adams opens up the mailbag to answer all your questions about the Texas Longhorns. Send your questions to him @thatsean on Twitter. Michael H. Pelech @michaelpelech10 on Twitter: Can you name one of the true freshmen that nobody is talking about that will be a star before he leaves the 40 acres?
about 1463 days ago | Sean Adams | Texas Longhorns
Mack Brown isn't afraid to play freshmen. This much we know. The Longhorns have trotted out 34 true freshmen over the past two seasons, which is the most in FBS. As those players mature, slots for incoming freshmen to play have dwindled.
about 1501 days ago | William Wilkerson | Texas Longhorns
AUSTIN, Texas -- Time and again over the past two years, Texas coach Mack Brown has been true to his word: The best players, no matter the age or experience level, will play. That has led to 34 true freshmen -- the most in FBS -- hitting the field in the past two seasons.
about 1549 days ago | Carter Strickland | Texas Longhorns
Every Wednesday, HornsNation will take a look at Texas' week in recruiting in Tales From The Road. This week's targets: The Longhorns had the luxury of having several prospects come to them over the weekend due to the UIL State Track and Field Meet in Austin.
about 1556 days ago | William Wilkerson | NCF On The Trail
Texas lost five previously committed players in its 2013 recruiting class, something that never used to be a problem for the Longhorns. But they'll finish with the Big 12's top class in 2013, featuring eight ESPN 300 signees.
about 1654 days ago | David Ubben | Texas Longhorns