Originally posted on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/3/13
Quarterback inconsistency has been among the leading causes of disappointment for the Texas football program over the last three years. After their 2013 opener, the Longhorns have reason to believe they've put those issues behind them. David Ash and the 15th-ranked Longhorns look to build on a strong season debut as they visit BYU on Saturday night. Texas went 45-8 from 2006-09 behind the leadership of star quarterback Colt McCoy, but hasn't found the same success since losing the national championship game to Alabama after the 2009 season. The Longhorns went 22-16 over the last three seasons, plagued by erratic play from their signal-callers as the team ranked in the bottom half of the Big 12 in passing offense each year. Ash was the primary quarterback in 2012, but coach Mack Brown called his team's passing game "inept" after a loss to TCU in November and would start Case McCoy - Colt's brother - over a banged-up Ash in the next game. Brown wouldn't say whether Ash would start ...
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