AUSTIN, Texas -- Each week, Sean Adams looks at a few topics around the Texas Longhorns and college football. First Down: Up tempo is even faster now Many schools, Oregon included, use tempo in their offense and speed it up after achieving first downs.
about 2384 days ago | Sean Adams | Texas Longhorns
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.
When Texas brought in Stacy Searels after the 2010 season to overhaul its offensive line, it did so with an ideal in mind. Searels had been coaching SEC offensive lines -- first at LSU, then Georgia -- since 2003.
about 2570 days ago | Max Olson | NCF On The Trail
Team needs: Texas hit the recruiting trail this year seeking improved depth on the offensive line and at linebacker. Its line got almost no production from backups in 2012, and an inexperienced linebacker group started six players last season and endured struggles throughout.
about 2585 days ago | Max Olson | NCF On The Trail
Back when Texas first reached out to Rami Hammad, his high school coach offered some simple advice: If they offer, you better take a visit. By Sunday, the Irving, Texas, offensive lineman certainly understood why Aaron De La Torre said that.
about 2587 days ago | Max Olson | NCF On The Trail