Latest departures hurt D-line depth 

December, 16, 2011
AUSTIN, Texas -- The Texas defensive line has lost two more players.

Just two days after news broke that Taylor Bible would be transferring, defensive end Dravannti Johnson announced his transfer. Additionally, freshman defensive lineman De’Aires Cotton has been forced from football due to a medical condition. He will remain on scholarship and stay at Texas.

“My decision to transfer is based off of the fact that since I did graduate this semester, and I also have another year of eligibility left, that I can go somewhere with more playing time and also where I have a future to go to graduate school,” Johnson said. “Playing time and education played equal parts in my decision.”
David Ash Out With Concussion
Longhorns QB David Ash will miss this week's game against BYU with a concussion.