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(Photo Courtesy: USA Today Sports) The Texas A&M Athletic Director has stepped over the line and poked the elephant that lurks in their Southern midst, Alabama. In an earlier, simpler time, a gaffe or inflammatory remark - even a Gordon Gee-level "zinger" - might get printed in the next day's newspaper, but today, everyone knows about it instantly. At a dinner event with boosters on June 13, Aggies AD Eric Hyman spoke about all things Texas A&M and just couldn't resist the urge to poke fun at the defending national champion Alabama, whose last loss was to A&M. My San Antonio's Brent Zwerneman was at the "Brazos County A&M Club Coach’s Night" event and reported that Hyman said, "What do the moon and Texas A&M have in common? They both control the Tide." Texas A&M quarterback Johnny "Football" Manziel and his Aggies defeated Alabama in Tuscaloosa 29-24 last year, a big feat for one of the little bro...
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