The first test is at 6 a.m today. That's when Texas coaches will find out who did what during the 10-day break and who is capable of doing what during the next seven practices.
To whom much is given, much is expected, says one Texas fan. And it's hard to argue that point as Texas aims to get back into college football's top echelon on the field.
With its conference opener at Oklahoma State, Texas can go a long way toward proving so much of the hype and potential around the Longhorns.
The tectonic plates are moving in the right direction for Texas. With potentially 20 starters returning, the 2013 Longhorns could be stacked.
Previewing the Dec. 1 Texas-Kansas State matchup.
HornsNation takes an early look at the teams on Texas' 2012 schedule. Rival OU returns its talented QB but faces questions at other areas.
Cayleb Jones went to high school 10 minutes from UT's campus. That's not keeping the 2012 WR from having a lot on his mind about the big move.
Future Longhorn Johnathan Gray watches big rushing day, plus other recruiting updates from Week 10 of the season.