Posted September 14, 2013 on AP on Fox
AJ McCarron and Alabama was not about to let Johnny Manziel and Texas A&M get another signature win. McCarron nearly matched the Heisman Trophy winner with four touchdown passes, and Vinnie Sunseri returned an interception 73 yards for a score -- sidestepping Johnny Football on the way to the end zone, too -- as No. 1 Alabama paid back No. 6 Texas A&M with a 49-42 victory Saturday. Alabama (2-0, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) spotted the Aggies (2-1, 0-1) a 14-0 lead, shades of last season when A&M jumped out to a 20-0 lead in Tuscaloosa on the way to victory that all but won the Heisman for Manziel. McCarron and the Tide didn't take as long to respond this time, ripping off the next 35 points. McCarron tossed three touchdowns in the first half to put Alabama up 28-14. Sunseri's pick-6 made it 35-14 less than three minutes into the third. Manziel was his spectacular self, throwing for a career-best 464 yards and five TDs. But a first-half interception in the end zone s...
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