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Barking Carnival provides a breakdown of each of Texas’ football prospects available in the 2014 NFL Draft. Most readers are already intimately familiar with defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat and wide receiver Mike Davis, but Anthony Fera is considered by some the best place kicker in his class.
Kentucky’s roster for next season is loaded with another five-star laden class to go with returning stars Aaron and Andrew Harrison. However, a win over the Wildcats would greatly help position the Longhorns to compete for a top seed in the tournament.
While it’s certainly a good thing if Jerrod Heard can play as a true freshman, the optimal situation still involves him redshirting for a year and taking over in 2015.
This level of hype gets thrown around with California quarterback classes every few years, but regardless of the statement’s accuracy Texas has a stake in the matter. Five-star recruit Josh Rosen is believed to be high on Texas’ wish list.