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Wiley chooses Texas

Two tight end class? Two tight end class. After several years of poor depth at the position, Derek Warehime's position room might finally have all the seats filled come 2019. Temple TE Jared Wiley committed to Texas today over finalists of Houston and Missouri to join the #fUTure19 class. Wiley joins Brayden Liebrock as the second TE commit of the class.

Inside the Gameplan: The joys of having a TE

One of the main topics for the offense heading into the 2018 season is how much of a difference it will make for the unit to have even average OL play. Replacing the weak spots across the line, having multiple groups of five that can be executed to soundly execute their assignments without costly errors, and plugging in a top talent at LT after unexpectedly having to forego that luxury in 2017 are all changing variables that could provide a tremendous boost. But there’s another factor that’s likely to have a big impact on the 2018 unit and even to effect the quality of the blocking in a major way, that’s the growth at TE.