When Johnny Manziel was done with No. 1 Alabama, finishingoff the top-ranked Crimson Tide by taking a knee, he handed off his helmet andthe game ball to a team manager. The manager then handed to a coach for safekeeping.
When asked what the plans for the balland helmet were, the coach simply replied, We just want to hang on to them.
Though the message was bland, it rangloud and clear: Johnny Football, the SECs newest star, is submittingperformances worth remembering none bigger (so far) than his dismantling ofNick Sabans defense.
But Manziel wasnt the only Aggie, orSEC player, to submit elite performances on Saturday. Heres this weeks SECHonor Roll:
Big Men on Campus
Ryan Swope, Texas A&M: TheAggies big-play senior receiver, who coach Kevin Sumlin calls the programsbiggest recruit this offseason, delivered against Alabamas secondary. He foundsoft spots down the field all night, finishing with 11 catches for 111 yardsand a touchdown. He became just the second receiver join...