Steve Sarkisian understood there were new challenges awaiting him when he took over the Longhorns, but learning how to be a head coach was not one of them. Sarkisian led programs like Washington and USC, and Alabama head coach Nick Saban tapped Sarkisian to lead the Crimson Tide for one game in 2020.
In less than a year, Texas will be at a quarterback crossroads. Sam Ehlinger will have played his final snap in a Longhorn uniform, and the process of finding his successor will be in full swing. Luckily for Tom Herman and the Longhorns, there’s a promise-filled season to be played before that occurs.