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Texas Longhorns 2009 Preview: Running Back

Article By on 16th June, 2009

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Some of the greatest running backs in college football history have played for the University of Texas. Both Campbell and Williams were awarded the Heisman Trophy, while Benson and Charles set numerous Texas rushing records.

Heck, some might consider Vince Young one of the better running backs to play in the burnt orange.

Texas has long been known as a run-first team that uses a steady dose of power running to open up short to intermediate throws.

For a long time, players like Campbell, Williams, and Benson were the catalysts of the Longhorn offense, as they received 25 to 30 carries a game and 20 to 25 touchdowns a season, on average.

The climate, however, has changed in...

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