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.
Texas Longhorns quarterback David Ash needs more reps to become the established starter
The tectonic plates are moving in the right direction for Texas. With potentially 20 starters returning, the 2013 Longhorns could be stacked.
Taking a post-spring look at the projected defensive starters and reserves for the Texas Longhorns.
Taking a post-spring look at the projected offensive starters and reserves for the Texas Longhorns.
In 2012, Texas will return nine starters but needs help at receiver and consistency at quarterback.
The departures of several seniors will give several 2012 recruits the chance to step up for the Longhorns.
While Case McCoy will start for now, expect to see multiple quarterbacks used against UCLA.
After reshufflng the lineup, Texas will rely on a mix of veterans and young stars to step up in the secondary.