People love their football in Texas; from pee wee through high school, on into college, and of course the NFL. College football is especially near and dear to the hearts of many with school affiliations often going back generations.
With the demand for the game comes the quest for excellence, something that the Texas Longhorns have been more than happy to be the picture of for years. From the turn of the century up until Colt McCoy graduated following the 2009 season the Longhorns were constantly in the hunt for the national title, winning one and going to two in that span.
However, since McCoy left the program has fallen on harder times. It suffered its first losing season since 1997 in ’10 and has failed to finish the season ranked since ’09 when it lost to Alabama in the BCS title game...(for full story click on the link)