Two Texas Longhorns landed on this year’s Maxwell Award watch list.
That includes redshirt sophomore Quinn Ewers, the Longhorns returning quarterback, and junior Xavier Worthy, who will be a returning starter for his second year.
Quinn Ewers and Xavier Worthy have been named to the 2023 Maxwell Award watch list pic.twitter.com/4cDhF8lL91— Texas Football (@TexasFootball) July 31, 2023
Both Ewers and Worthy have also been projected as future NFL Draft first round picks.
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT THE LONGHORNS
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ICYMI IN BURNT ORANGE NATION
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BIG 12 BREAKDOWN
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WHAT WE’RE READING
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NEWS ACROSS LONGHORN NATION AND BEYOND
- Texas’ Julien Alfred is a Big 12 MVP.