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.
There have been many stories written about the newest Texas quarterback signee here at IT. Hometown kid. Born a Longhorn fan. Lead one of the best football programs in-state to deep runs in the playoffs. Elite 11 finalist. Georgia begged for him on his porch. Then he hit a flight for Orlando, FL last week for the Under Armour All-American game. If Hudson Card wasn't a household name then, he is now.