Patient Mock's Chance to lead Longhorns
He isn't the son of an NFL quarterback, and he isn't the scrappy kid turned cult hero. No, Texas junior quarterback Chance Mock is neither Chris Simms, whom he backed up a year ago, nor Major Applewhite, now a Longhorn graduate assistant, and likely the only G.A. in the country with endorsement deals.
Mock is just a son of Texas from the Houston suburbs with a classic name who must take over an offense with a 1,200-yard rusher (Cedric Benson) and an All-American wide receiver (Roy Williams).
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