Posted November 13, 2012 on AP on Fox
After one of the most significant wins in school history, the stage is set for Texas A&M's euphoric return to Kyle Field. With a sellout crowd expected, the ninth-ranked Aggies and Heisman Trophy candidate Johnny Manziel will seek to avoid an upset Saturday against one of the top teams in the FCS, Sam Houston State. Texas A&M's successful debut season in the SEC reached a new high last week with the program's second victory against a No. 1 team, a 29-24 stunner at Alabama. "At the beginning of the season, (coach Kevin Sumlin) told us we can beat anybody on our schedule, and we firmly believed it," linebacker Jonathan Stewart said. Manziel bolstered his Heisman hopes with 253 passing yards and a pair of touchdowns. The freshman also had 92 rushing yards, giving him 1,014 on the season to maintain the SEC lead. Manziel also remained among the nation's best with 379.4 total yards per game, and kept Texas A&M (8-2) on pace to break the 1995 Florida squad's conference re...
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