COLLEGE STATION, Texas - The words "youth" and "inexperience" are frequently used to describe the Texas A&M defense this season. The struggles are significant. The Aggies rank near the bottom of the FBS in most defensive statistical categories.
about 1393 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Texas A&M shocked the college football world when it went into Tuscaloosa, Ala., and upset the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide last November. It was a game for the ages, with the Aggies jumping out to a 20-0 lead, Alabama charging back to make it close and a nailbiter finish that included a turnover near the goal line.
about 1438 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
Today, we're looking at Texas A&M as the Aggies try to expand on their success in their first season in the SEC. Coach: Kevin Sumlin (46-19 overall, 11-2 at Texas A&M) 2012 record: 11-2 Key losses: OT Luke Joeckel, DE Damontre Moore, LB Sean Porter, LB Jonathan Stewart, WR Ryan Swope Key returnees: WR Mike Evans, DB Toney Hurd, QB Johnny Manziel, OT Jake Matthews, OT Cedric Ogbuehi Newcomer to watch: RB Brandon Williams Biggest games in 2013: vs.
about 1474 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
2012 record: 11-2 2012 conference record: 6-2 (tied for second, West Division) Returning starters: Offense: 6; defense: 6; kicker/punter: 1 Top returners QB Johnny Manziel, RB Ben Malena, OT Jake Matthews, WR Mike Evans, DT Kirby Ennis, OLB Steven Jenkins, CB Deshazor Everett, S Howard Matthews Key losses LT Luke Joeckel, C Patrick Lewis, WR Ryan Swope, DE Damontre Moore, OLB Sean Porter, MLB Johnathan Stewart, FS Steven Terrell 2012 statistical leaders (*returners) Rushing: Johnny Manziel* (1,409 yards) Passing: Johnny Manziel* (3,706) Receiving: Mike Evans* (1,105) Tackles: Damontre Moore (85) Sacks: Damontre Moore (12.
about 1565 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Texas A&M wrapped up spring football on Saturday with the annual Maroon and White game. After 15 practices, there's plenty to take away, but here's five things we learned during the Aggies' spring: 1.
about 1586 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
After offering RB Demario Richard (Palmdale, Calif./Palmdale) earlier this week, the Oregon Ducks pulled the trigger on an offer to a second West Coast junior running back when ESPN Watch List prospect Royce Freeman (Imperial, Calif.
about 1590 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | NCF On The Trail
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Donnie Baggs isn't the biggest guy -- or even the biggest linebacker -- on Texas A&M's defense. But he might have the biggest load to carry this spring and fall for the Aggies.
about 1591 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Going into the 2012 season, Texas A&M defensive coordinator Mark Snyder could take some comfort in the fact that the Aggies' defense had experienced upperclassmen in key spots.
about 1605 days ago | Sam Khan Jr. | Texas A&M Aggies
There's no point in trying to sugarcoat this for Texas A&M: The Aggies have become the hunted. A year after the real training began for their official move to the SEC from the Big 12, the Aggies enter spring practice with loftier expectations and more eyes fixated on them.
about 1625 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Texas A&M Aggies