The Texas Longhorns survived a potential meltdown by snatching a victory from the jaws of defeat in Ames, Iowa.
Texas has made headlines for many of the wrong reasons, and five games into the season, the Longhorns have already gone down a wild path with more dangerous obstacles ahead.
Like a broken record, injuries, bad defense and worse run defense have littered the Texas program. But as far as the numbers are concerned, some have huge cause for concern.
Statistics extrapolated from NCAA.com.