Fullbacks are of limited use in college football in the age of multiple-receiver, spread offenses, but a capable one comes in handy at certain moments.
The Longhorns average 78 plays a game on offense, yet sophomore fullback Alex De La Torre is only in for about 10 of them, almost solely as a 235-pound blocker in short-yardage and goal-line situations.
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