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NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 02: Kick returner Javier Arenas #28 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates with head coach Nick Saban after Arenas scored on a 73-yard punt return in the second quarter against the Utah Utes during the 75th Allstate Sugar Bowl at the Louisiana Superdome on January 2, 2009 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
The much-hyped 'Game of the Year,' Marcus Mariota's Heisman-worthy day, time is ticking down on Mack Brown and more from Week 3 in college football. ALL EYES ON COLLEGE STATION AND ALABAMA-TEXAS A&M The world halted and clung to its axis for three-and-a-half hours Saturday. That's the easiest way to describe watching No. 1 Alabama at No. 6 Texas A&M. Things stopped. Johnny Manziel has a way of making you pause. He passed for 464 yards, rushed for 98, threw five touchdowns. He also lost, his Aggies falling 49-42 to the Tide, his two interceptions playing a substantial role in that outcome, his defense much more so. We spent almost a year panting in anticipation for this game, and this game, so hyped up and broken down for months, delivered brilliance. It allowed us to escape to a place devoid of signals stemming from anywhere but College Station. Manziel captivated all of us to different degrees. As I watched him lead the Aggies to a quick 14-0 lead and then Alabama me...
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