Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/21/14
The GoodThe A&M OffenseLet me just preface this article by saying at about 10:20 Saturday morning I e-mailed my good buddy Matt who also is as big a college football fan as I am stating Johnny Manziel and Texas A&M would beat Alabama outright.  I still have the text if you think I’m lying. Manziel has been the most exciting freshman at any position in college football in a very long time. Saturday he had to play flawless in order for A&M to win. And flawless he was. Manziel threw 2 TD’s, ran for 92 YDS, passed for 253 YDS and completed 77% of his passes.  Eleven of those passes were thrown to WR Ryan Swope who totaled 111 YDS and 1 TD. Swope seemed to catch every pass thrown his way and helped convert several critical 3rd downs. Kudos to the A&M offensive line allowing only 3 sacks to an Alabama defense ranked among the best in the country.The A&M DefenseThe A&M defense punched the Alabama offense in the mouth and did not quit. They allowed over 120 YDS rushi...
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