By Steve Habel
Horns Illustrated Associate Editor
The days following Texas’s season-opening 56-7 win against outmanned and overmatched New Mexico State have been spent lamenting how the Horns could have beaten the Aggies even worse and how UT’s slow start will be indicative – or not – of the team we will see the next 12 games.
The bottom line is that, yes, Texas could have blown out NM State earlier by making fewer mistakes.
It’s also true that no matter how impressive the Horns played once they got rolling,