Texas Longhorns Football: No. 1 Storyline Heading Into 2016 Season

HD's Jason Higdon gives his No. 1 storyline heading into the Longhorns 2016 season.

No. 1 - Sterlin Gilbert's Playcalling

In less than 24-hours, the 2016 Texas Longhorn football team will hit the practice field.  I have identified my top 8 storylines for the season and today reveal No. 1 on my list. 

My No 1 storyline for the 2016 season is Sterlin Gilbert and his ability to call plays.  A former Texas high school quarterback, Gilbert has coached some of the top offenses in the collegiate game over the last four season.  Can Gilbert duplicate the almost 500 yards and 38-points on average to Austin in 2016?  

His ability to call plays is the biggest X-factor heading into the season.  It’s one thing to call plays at Bowling Green or Tulsa but something very different at Texas in front of 105,000 fans and a national media audience on a Sunday night vs. a top ten opponent when Notre Dame comes calling. ...

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