That is the question facing coach Lane Kiffin as Max Wittek and Cody Kessler remain even in the team's quarterback competition. Why not play them both in a two-QB system?
The Longhorns return nine starters on defense but the two they lose were their most important players in 2012. Here's an early defensive depth chart for Texas in 2013.
Jimbo Fisher expected some coaching attrition after an Orange Bowl-winning season. But seven new assistants have the Florida State fanbase wondering how 2013 will go.
Alabama coach Nick Saban knows there would be nothing gained from leaving the arrests and other misbehavior of the offseason in the past, so he met the issue head-on during the first day of spring practice.
This spring the Longhorns will pick up the pace, and their uptempo offense will have the advantage of upperclassmen learning it gradually in the offseason.
Now that USC has a defensive coordinator, Lane Kiffin has the offseason to finish recruiting, figure out play-calling and bring a physical mentality back to the Trojans.
Florida loses 1,000-yard rusher Mike Gillislee but hopes that a struggling passing offense uses the offseason to become more of a threat.
The Longhorns' four early enrollees will benefit from the head start they'll get this spring, and that leg up more importantly should benefit the team, as a whole, even more.
The positives have outweighed the negatives for Ohio State coach Urban Meyer in the six weeks since the end of the season and the beginning of the team's strength and conditioning program.
Thomas Wilcher made the leap from a Detroit high school to Michigan. Now he's tutoring his Cass Tech players on how to make the same jump.
The top offseason priority for Florida's defense is finding a replacement for stalwart middle linebacker Jon Bostic. The role of leader in the middle could fall to Antonio Morrison.
Even though Mack Brown likes to say all positions are up for grabs, most current Longhorns players have a firm grasp of the future.
After another season of flip-flopping and inconsistent play, Texas again faces another offseason with questions at QB
Texas head coach Mack Brown said in the offseason that he wanted his special teams play to be the best in the nation, but the Longhorns have struggled to meet that standard.
Storm Klein has come back from an offseason arrest and dismissal from the team to be a key contributor on the defense.
Jake Stoneburner caught his first touchdown pass of the 2012 season and began to put a shaky offseason behind him.