With 15 commits already, Texas is off to a blazing start recruiting for the Class of 2014. And though the Longhorns haven't performed as well on the field the last three seasons, Mack Brown and Co. can still accumulate talent.
For several seasons Texas has become a team rigid in its execution, a group of joyless workers marching single file into a Soviet-era factory. They shook that off in an Alamo Bowl victory over Oregon State.
With the Longhorns struggling through potentially their worst season on defense -- worst in Texas history, that is -- coach Mack Brown has taken the unprecedented step of supervising Manny Diaz and his direction of the squad.