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The Key Questions Left From Spring Football

Will Harris be the back-up QB? (W.Gallagher/IT)

Who is Texas' backup QB, and how early-and-often should he play? Does a change at QB necessitate a change in scheme? Can RB Jamaal Charles handle up to 30 carries per game? Can Texas be two-deep in its young secondary? These are the primary unanswered questions lingering from spring football, said Longhorn coach Mack Brown.

Given the team's two-game tailspin following QB Colt McCoy's injury at Kansas State, given the variations in how Longhorn coaches have tried to manage dueling QBs during Brown's 10-year tenure and given the prominence of the position, one could argue that establishing a backup remains Texas' most impressing unsolved problem heading into August camp. "It's Colt's team from a quarterback's...

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