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Ellis Keeps Growing and Growing and...

If there is a sleeper among the Texas Longhorns' true freshmen, it would likely be DE Brian Ellis. It might be more accurate to say that the Honorable Mention 5A All-State selection is a sleeping giant.

Brian Ellis took UT's recommended off-season strength-and-conditioning program to heart, adding 20 pounds of muscle since Signing Day. He now tips the scale at 6-5, 270 pounds. (To put that in perspective, it is the exact numbers at which former DE Cory Redding was listed during his senior season at Texas). Ellis has been working with a personal trainer since January, primarily to improve his... Recommended Stories