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Chris Whaley finds his spot at tackle

Texas' 285-pounder has moved from running back to defensive line

Updated: February 21, 2012, 10:26 AM ET
By Carter Strickland | HornsNation

AUSTIN, Texas -- Chris Whaley's third position move will be his final one. Mack Brown has promised as much.

"He will not move from defensive tackle," the Texas coach stated. "I'm not moving him."

Tackle? Yep, that's right. Sure he was moved to defensive end last spring. And he was a running back before that. But now the junior is a tackle -- all 285 pounds of him.

Really, it is that last number that necessitated the move, or moves. Whaley came in as a 235-pound ...

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