Everyone has an opinion. Ask around town ... most people tell you that the Longhorns will only go as far as David Ash takes them or that a Big 12 Championship rests on the shoulders of the Longhorn defense. Others like Ben Kercheval from the Bleacher Report think it is the running game, and I agree. Sure, David Ash and the Longhorn defense needs to perform at a high level to ensure at return to the top, but I firmly believe the position that can be the catalysts for success is running back.
A strong running game sets up open looks downfield and keeps the defense resting on the sideline. Johnathan Gray worked hard in the off-season and by all accounts has looked