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The Burnt Orange Crystal Ball

Orakpo is primed for a dominant '08 (Gallagher/IT)

We're less than three weeks from the start of August Camp, so Inside Texas lead writer Bill Frisbie takes a look into the 'ol Burnt Orange Crystal Ball to forecast the 2008 college football season.

TEXAS' RECORD IN 2008: The prediction is 10-3, but an improved 10-3 compared to last year's 10-3 record. Given Texas' unsettled situation at RB, DB and TE -- not to mention the lack of depth at DT -- it shapes up as a three-loss season against a tough schedule. We all know Texas faces the strength of the Big 12 North; Missouri will be a Top 10 team when it gets Texas the week after Oklahoma... Recommended Stories

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