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Habe on the Horns: Texas in another bounce-back situation after giving away game at Kansas State

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Texas running back D'Onta Foreman is the third-leading rushing threat in the country, averaging 142.5 yards per game (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel/Senior Editor

AUSTIN, Texas — Seven games into the 2016 college football season we know two things for certain about Texas, and neither one of them is good.

Four losses in seven games have shown that the Longhorns are a team of unmet expectations that can’t get out of their own way long enough to take advantage of opportunities they are handed ... and that the only thing that predicable about them is that they are unpredictable.

Things have to change — and in a hurry — if Texas is going to salvage this year from the scrap heap.

“We just haven’t played well, and

The Habe is Steve Habel, Horns Illustrated’s senior editor. He was the magazine’s first staff member, in 1994, and has covered Texas sports ever since. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .