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Spring (Football) is in the Air

Will Kelson bring a spark to the secondary?

Texas kicks-off its 10th Spring Football season Friday under head coach Mack Brown. In Austin, The Departed is not just the title of a highly-nominated Hollywood blockbuster but is also descriptive of the Longhorn secondary and offensive line. In part one of our two-part look at Spring Football, we examine the offensive line and secondary.

Brown's staff will devote a significant part of this next month trying to fill a void created when three starters in both the defensive backfield and on the offensive front completed their eligibility with Texas' Alamo Bowl win over Iowa. In addition, there will be notable battles for backup roles, particularly at RB and at linebacker. There will be personnel changes on both sides of the ball... Recommended Stories