We are only a week away from seeing what the 2012 Texas Longhorns look like on the field. And now that the depth chart has been released, we have a better idea of who has exceeded expectations and who needs to step up sooner rather than later if they want to have an on-field impact.
Since the defense has pretty much been locked in since the spring, I will be looking more at the guys on offense and special teams for whom the pressure is on. These are guys that need to be effective both in fall camp to see the field as well as during the season to keep a significant role in this team's game plan.
Here are the five guys on the Longhorns that are fighting for their jobs and whose success will be imperative the success of this football team.