Texas A&M has been able to hold its own in its first year of SEC play.
The Aggies have even come close to knocking off perennial powers Florida and LSU. But with all respect to those two schools, they've got nothing on Alabama.
The Aggies (7-2, 4-2 in SEC West) will get to find that out first hand Saturday when they play at the top ranked Crimson Tide (9-0, 6-0).
It's a game the Aggies, who are 1-10 all-time against No. 1-ranked teams, are looking forward to.
"You watch video and you automatically see why it's the No. 1 team in the nation," Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin said. "Based on the last couple of weeks our team has developed a little more confidence. They're looking forward to this opportunity on national television."
What every Aggie fan has to hope for is that they're facing an Alabama team that's physically and emotionally spent after having to rally last weekend to beat LSU 21-17.
Unfortunately for the 15th-r...