Former University of Texas stars face difficult transition to NFL

It's a whole new world for many University of Texas players when they leave their comfort zone for the NFL, writes Jeffri Chadiha.

Originally Published: September 19, 2008
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

Now that Tennessee Titans coach Jeff Fisher officially has handed his team over to backup quarterback Kerry Collins -- until former starter Vince Young can get his injured left knee and his head right -- it's time to ask a legitimate question: What is it with former stars from the University of Texas?

After all, Young was the third overall pick in the 2006 draft and now he seems to have a fragile psyche. Former Chicago Bears running back Cedric Benson was the fourth overall ...

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