I'm betting Charlie Strong's research on his new program didn't include watching the 2009 Big 12 Championship Game.
If he did, though, he'll encounter the most troubling truth facing his first squad of Longhorns.
You can't win a Big 12 title without a difference maker at quarterback.
Jason White, Vince Young, Sam Bradford, Colt McCoy, Landry Jones, Brandon...
Texas quarterback David Ash now has two years of eligibility remaining after the NCAA approved his petition for a medical redshirt for 2013, a source told CBSSports.com on Friday.
A University of Texas spokesman confirmed the news.
Ash seemed poised for a solid 2013 performance but missed 10 games last season due to concussions. The NCAA's approval was an expected move.
Longhorn fans got great news Saturday night as Texas Head Athletic Trainer Kenny Boyd announced that quarterback David Ash was cleared to train and practice with the team:
Update on QB David Ash: Head Athletic Trainer for Football Kenny Boyd confirmed Ash is clear for offseason training.
— Longhorn_FB (@Longhorn_FB) January 19, 2014
Ash is anticipated to be available for full...
Quarterback David Ash appears to finally be over his concussion but is far from being game ready--and it looks like he might not play again anyway.
The Texas Longhorns were looking for big things out of quarterback David Ash this season. Instead he and the team struggled going 1-2 before he received a concussion against Kansas State. Ash has missed...
Tweet Folks working the sidelines of a college football have to keep their heads on a swivel, as this poor guy working Saturday’s Texas game learned after taking this David Ash pass to the noggin: H/T to Gif Mock Session
Texas quarterback David Ash has been cleared by the team’s medical staff and will start against the Kansas State Wildcats in the conference opener for both schools. Ash sustained head and shoulder injuries in the team’s loss against BYU in Provo and did not play in the Ole Miss game. Senior quarterback Case McCoy started at quarterback against the Rebels and played the entire...
Texas quarterback David Ash will start on Saturday against Kansas State, coach Mack Brown announced on Friday.
Ash missed last week's loss to Ole Miss with a concussion, and did not attend the game at the advice of doctors.
Ash returned to practice this week, and entered the season as the Big 12's most experienced quarterback. He's completed 39-of-62 passes for 594...
Johnny Manziel grew up wishing to be the quarterback of the Texas Longhorns. Now, that figure that he once wanted to be is lashing out at him.
Today, when speaking to the media, Texas quarterback David Ash was asked about Johnny Manziel. He started off by just saying the right things:
But then he couldn’t help but take a jab at Johnny:
It’s definitely fair criticism of Manziel...
Texas quarterback David Ash. Photo: Brett Davis-US PRESSWIRE
To properly sum up David Ash’s 2012 season, I have to use my least favorite word the Internet has forced me to learn: meh.
Ash’s raw numbers far outpaced even the rosiest preseason hopes: 2,699 passing yards with 19 touchdowns and eight interceptions. Ash proved he can punish a mediocre defense but did little to prove...
After David Ash was benched in the 4th quarter against Kansas last Saturday and replaced by Case McCoy who led Texas to a late-game victory, you have to admit you wondered what that meant going forward… As Texas fans we have seen the quarterback carousel turn a few too many times over the last two [...]