As summer is officially upon us and the team starts their summer workouts, Burnt Orange Beat will be breaking down the roster and providing positional unit analysis for the upcoming season and a 2010 outlook. Today's unit is Linebackers.
Defensively, much of the preseason attention has been focused on coordinator Will Muschamp's efforts to generate an honest pass rush from his front four as well as replacing three starters in the secondary. The perception the past two seasons, though, was that Texas' linebackers have been the unit's weakest link.
August 19, 2008
Two scrimmages slated for the next four days will go a long way toward solidifying Texas' 2008 depth chart. The first shakedown is set for Wednesday morning at Royal-Memorial Stadium.
August 12, 2008
What's the reason for Texas' woes in 2007. Overrated talent? Poor game preparation? Incorrect decisions? Wrong scheme? Bad coaching? Inside Texas' Ross Lucksinger gives his observations from the Longhorns' 41-21 loss to Kansas State.
September 30, 2007
The Longhorns have plenty to ponder after a 41-21 home loss to the Kansas State Wildcats that pretty much exposed every shortcoming the 2007 program currently has.
September 29, 2007
Griffin looking like the other Griffin, Colt looking like the Colt of old and Texas looking like a complete football team for the first time this season. Inside Texas' Ross Lucksinger gives his observations from Texas' 58-14 win over the Rice Owls.
September 23, 2007
Inside Texas' Ross Lucksinger gives his observations from Saturday's game and makes the case that the Texas football season didn't really begin until halftime of the Longhorns' 34-13 win over TCU.
September 10, 2007
Ten future Longhorns will make their Royal-Memorial Stadium debut, 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, in the annual Texas High School Coaches Association All-Star game. Here are the players to look for...