Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/16/13
The 2013 Texas Longhorns entered this season with extremely high expectations. These expectations at this point seem foolish and an after thought to what the Longhorns are facing in reality.This bumpy road doesn't seem to be getting any better and more than likely will only get worse as the season progresses. The Longhorns beat New Mexico State 56-7 in Week 1 and seemed to have things on the right track for the 2013 season.This excitement level was put to a sudden halt after losing to BYU in Week 2 40-21.The Longhorns allowed a school record 550 rushing yards to BYU and had double digit missed tackles. This brought an alarm to Longhorn nation everywhere that the defense was still a very weak area. After the loss to BYU the Longhorns fired defensive coordinator Manny Diaz of his duties. Texas than hired former co-defensive coordinator from 2004 Greg Robinson.Robinson was the defensive coordinator in 2004 when Texas defeated Michigan 38-37 in the Rose Bowl. Robinson was brought in as ...
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