1. Texas Football: 5 Longhorns Primed for Breakout Seasons

    With several spots up for grabs, Texas should enjoy more than its fair share of breakout years in 2015. As noted by 247Sports' Jeff Howe , the youth movement is going to play a big role in what we see this fall...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 20 hours ago 5,422 reads 29 comments

  2. Texas Football: 7 Longhorns Sure to Surprise at Fall Camp

    The Texas Longhorns' offseason has gotten pretty boring lately. Sure, we've had the quarterback battle and the coming of Malik Jefferson, but both of them have been teasers for the real thing...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 13 days ago 7,340 reads 19 comments

  3. Texas Football: The Longhorns' Biggest Position Battles Heading into Fall Camp

    Tyrone Swoopes and Jerrod Heard headline a laundry list of position battles that will provide the intrigue for the Longhorns' fall camp. The winners will get a chance to define the direction of Charlie Strong 's program...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 15 days ago 3,597 reads 16 comments

  4. Texas Football: Strengths, Weaknesses and Secret Weapons

    Any team with Charlie Strong coaching for it will consider its defense a strength, which we saw in 2014. But for the Longhorns to succeed, he and his staff with have to figure out how to fix the most debilitating weakness of all—the quarterback...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 20 days ago 6,349 reads 14 comments

  5. Texas Football: Re-Evaluating Texas' Recruiting Class After the 2015 Opening

    Shane Buechele certainly gave his prospective teammates something to think about with his performance at The Opening...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 22 days ago 3,022 reads 2 comments

  6. Texas Football: 7 Freshmen Who Must Shine in Fall Practices

    Malik Jefferson and Connor Williams set a high standard for Texas' freshmen during the spring. Now it's time for their teammates to follow suit during a crucial fall practice...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 27 days ago 6,677 reads 19 comments

  7. Texas 2015 Quarterback Fall Practice Preview: Depth Chart and Analysis

    As we inch closer to fall practice, a familiar quarterback controversy is heating up for the Texas Longhorns...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 29 days ago 5,493 reads 15 comments

  8. Texas Football: Power Ranking Texas' 2015 Schedule from Easiest to Toughest

    With only spring games, returning starters and past performance to go on, it's tough to gauge the Texas Longhorns schedule. In a worst-case scenario, the Longhorns play 10 teams that have the offensive firepower and talent to take them down...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 1 month ago 539 reads 2 comments

  9. Texas Football Recruiting: Horns' Top Commits, Targets to Watch at The Opening

    In less than a week, the most gifted high school football players in the country will gather in Beaverton, Oregon, for The Opening Finals, several of whom are high-profile targets for the Texas Longhorns...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 1 month ago 6,302 reads 8 comments

  10. Texas Football: Incoming Freshmen Most Likely to Start This Season

    It's pretty obvious that freshmen will be the bright spot for the Longhorns this season. As 10 starters depart for either the NFL or a life after football, the nation's No. 9 class arrives to replenish the ranks...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 1 month ago 1,949 reads 0 comments

  11. Texas Football: 10 Best Players in Longhorn History

    It's been a tough few years, but Texas football has no shortage of candidates for the top-10 players of its long history. The Longhorns have come a long way since their first team played four games in 1893...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 1 month ago 6,338 reads 29 comments

  12. Texas Football: Ranking the 5 Most Consistent Players on the Longhorns

    In 2015, consistency will be a problem for the Longhorns, who lost a bunch of experienced talent at the end of last season. The guys who are left need to take a page out of Dylan Haines' book...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 1 month ago 2,943 reads 14 comments

  13. Texas Football: Recapping the Longhorns' Biggest 2015 Offseason News so Far

    A lot has happened since our last Longhorns offseason recap . They've played their annual spring game, seen their brief NFL draft drought come to an end and had their highest-profile recruits from the last two seasons finally see the field...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 1 month ago 6,636 reads 52 comments

  14. Texas Football: Projecting Who Will Win the Longhorns' Open Starting Positions

    We've hit June, and the rest of Texas' 2015 recruits have arrived on campus to officially complete the roster. More importantly, the open starting jobs will get the competition we've been waiting for since this class signed...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 1 month ago 6,196 reads 12 comments

  15. Texas Football: Position-by-Position Preview of the Longhorns' 2015 Roster

    Entering the 2015 offseason, the Longhorns have the same problems, namely at quarterback, they've had the past five seasons. Except this time around, they'll be forced to deal with a youth movement on top of everything else...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 2 months ago 6,019 reads 23 comments

  16. Texas Football: 5 Toughest QBs the Longhorns Will Face in 2015

    Quarterback has been a tough obstacle for the Longhorns in recent seasons. They haven't had one in a while, and the Big 12 is typically loaded with them...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 2 months ago 5,521 reads 38 comments

  17. Texas Football: 3 Former Top Recruits Who Will Finally Shine in 2015

    Much of Texas' success in 2014 stemmed from former top recruits stepping up to turn in career seasons. A few returning Longhorns have a chance to do the same thing this season...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 2 months ago 8,496 reads 12 comments

  18. Texas Football: The Longhorns' 2015 Offseason Checklist

    Even as a young, inexperienced football team, the Texas Longhorns have a straightforward path to improvement: Find a quarterback and fix your offensive line. The Longhorns need to recruit much better this summer...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 2 months ago 6,072 reads 39 comments

  19. Texas Football: Early Grades for the Longhorns' 2016 Recruiting Class

    Sporting a mere four commits, incomplete is the only appropriate characterization of Texas' 2016 recruiting class , even this early in the game. For a while there seemed to be little cause for concern with this group...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 2 months ago 9,738 reads 16 comments

  20. Texas Football: Charlie Strong's 3 Biggest Challenges for the Longhorns in 2015

    Charlie Strong has a tough challenge ahead of him this season. Coming off Texas' second losing season since 2009, the second-year head coach will be expected to improve on last year's 6-7 record...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 10,335 reads 143 comments

  21. Texas Football: Summer Enrollees Who Could Make Immediate Impact

    Beyond any sort of doubt, Texas football's true freshmen will figure heavily into the 2015 rotation. There's too much talent in this group to justify keeping the youth on the sideline...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 8,834 reads 18 comments

  22. Texas Football: Who Is Replacing Every Former Longhorn Taken in 2015 NFL Draft?

    The Texas Longhorns had five players selected in the 2015 NFL draft, their most since 2010 . Per SB Nation's Jason Kirk , that figure also tied them for the sixth-most selections of any college program...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 5,198 reads 12 comments

  23. Texas Football: Realistic Expectations for the Longhorns' 2015 Season

    Trying to improve on last year's 6-7 record will be tough for Charlie Strong , whose Longhorn team still has issues at quarterback and lost a bunch of starters from the 2014 squad...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 8,824 reads 29 comments

  24. Texas Football: 3 Things Standing in the Way of a Big 12 Championship

    Texas has the recruiting acumen and coaching staff to return to the top of the Big 12. First, it will have to overcome its issues at quarterback and in the trenches...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 8,485 reads 34 comments

  25. Texas Football: 5 Things We Learned About the Longhorns This Spring

    Spring is over, so there's no more Longhorn football until the regular season. At least we got a good look at where the quarterbacks, the new offense, Malik Jefferson and the rest of the team stand heading into the summer...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 6,763 reads 15 comments