The Texas Longhorns are the proud owners of the fourth-most talented rushing attack in the nation according to ESPN Insider KC Joyner. Unfortunately, that amount of talent is not going to be able to produce the championship results, both on the conference and national scales, that the team and players alike are aspiring toward.
Don't be mistaken. This group that is highlighted by key returnees Malcolm Brown and Joe Bergeron, as well as big-time freshmen Daje Johnson and Johnathan Gray, is incredibly talented and will turn a lot of heads this season. To quantify, these guys should churn out something near 3,000 yards with the help of their quarterback and Bryan Harsin's tricky play-calling.
However, there is simply too much pressure being placed on these guys for them to win 11 or 12 games this season. Here's why.