Texas' win over Cal in the Holiday Bowl followed a familiar script -- outstanding defense bailing out a struggling offense for a victory.
Breaking down the top five storylines going into the Bridgepoint Holiday Bowl.
Texas is back in the postseaason a year after failing to qualify for a bowl. The Longhorns will meet Cal in the Bridgepoint Holiday Bowl.
All but written off after being blown out by Oklahoma, the Texas Longhorns have kept working and improving and now have a legitimate shot at finishing with 10 wins.