If the bowl game was a glimpse into next year -- and with almost everyone who played significant snaps returning it can be construed as such -- the win over Missouri could be telling, and I'm only partially referring to the outcome. Details behind Herman and UT Football before and after the Texas Bowl win in the Humidor.
This specific Texas team knows it owes TCU for the recent pasteings. This sounds like a pretty vengeful bunch, at least on defense. I don't know that Texas will win, but I feel confident TCU will know it's been in a fight. Recruiting tempered some over the course of the week. The OU momentum faded a bit, at least as it concerns Texas. Keondre Coubrn canceled his trip to Alabama, and some big official visits have been set up.
AUSTIN -- An offensive line hampered by injuries limits what a team can do running the football. A limited running playbook does not help a young offense with a young quarterback behind an offensive line hampered by injuries. A young quarterback behind a young offensive line hampered by injuries that cannot run the ball forces teams to pass in non-passing situations.