TEXAS A&M RUMORS & GOSSIP

Sumlin expresses doubt about Johnny Manziel's future in interview

Count Kevin Sumlin among those unsure of what's next for Johnny Manziel after a stretch of rough months for the embattled quarterback.  In an interview with Sports Illustrated published Wednesday, the Texas A&M coach was asked about Manziel and said he saw his former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback at a recent wedding. Manziel was released by the Cleveland Browns this offseason...
Via SportsDay
2 days ago

Why Aggie Muster is Texas' most meaningful tradition

Big universities, especially in Texas, involve their most exciting traditions with football. Texas A&M's most meaningful tradition has nothing to do with football, or sports for that matter.From what began as a small gathering of Aggies on June 26, 1883 evolved into an annual, worldwide tradition called "Aggie Muster." Every year since 1903, Aggies from everywhere gather together on...
Via SportsDay
3 days ago

College football coaches on the hot seat in 2016

College football coaches on the hot seat in 2016.
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Aggie Isaiah Golden gets 10 years for 2014 robbery

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) A Texas A&M player kicked off the team following his 2014 arrest in a drug-related case must serve 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to robbery. Ex-defensive lineman Isaiah Golden of Carthage was sentenced Wednesday in College Station as part of a plea deal on three robbery counts. A judge could reconsider the penalty for the 21-year-old...
Via Associated Press
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas A&M Aggies: Exclusive Interview with 2016 RB Commit Rakeem Boyd

Rakeem Boyd is a four-star running back in the Texas A&M Aggies’ 2016 recruiting class. He is expected to be a star at the Division-I level and the Aggies couldn’t be happier to have him on board. Texas A&M is going to need an offensive spark like Boyd over the next four years and he will not disappoint. Last season at Stratford High School in Texas, Boyd put together...
Via This Given Sunday
18 days ago  |  Discuss

5-star QB Tate Martell posts recruiting update

Tate Martell, the No. 1 dual-threat quarterback in the 2017 recruiting class, set off quite the chain reaction late Wednesday night into Thursday morning when he announced his decommitment from Texas A&M. Everything you can imagine was part of the drama: an assistant coach subtweeting a recruit’s decision; another decommitment stemming from that subtweet; people tweeting mean...
Via College Spun
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Sumlin special? Just the opposite — Texas A&M’s agonies continue

Kevin Sumlin was quickly headed on the path to coaching stardom four years ago — at least, that’s the appearance he gave when Texas A&M curb-stomped Oklahoma in the Cotton Bowl. The Aggies blended high-end talent with noticeable coaching acumen in that 2012 season. Sumlin’s arrival from the University of Houston could not have begun in a more auspicious manner. Sumlin —...
Via The Student Section
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin addresses Tate Martell saga

It’s been quite the day for the Texas A&M Aggies football program and head coach Kevin Sumlin is ready to move on. After five-star quarterback Tate Martell announced he was decommitting from the Aggies, A&M wide receivers coach Aaron Moorehead went on a Twitter tirade complete with subtweets about loyalty and trust. His immature outburst led to Mannie Netherly, a four...
Via Campus Sports Net
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas A&M coach apologizes for tweets on player's reversal

Texas A&M assistant coach Aaron Moorhead has apologized for a series of tweets about loyalty and accountability he posted soon after a highly touted quarterback recruit announced he was breaking a verbal commitment to the Aggies. A few minutes after Tate Martell from Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas tweeted Wednesday night he was reopening his recruitment, Moorhead posted...
Via Associated Press
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas A&M WR coach goes on Twitter rant after Martell news

Texas A&M wide receivers coach Aaron Moorehead went on a big Twitter rant Wednesday night right after Tate Martell sent his tweet saying he had decommitted from the school. Martell was a five-star recruit and one of the top QBs in the 2017 class. He was expected to help the program after Kyler Murray and Kyle Allen both left. Moorehead said his tweets about “loyalty” and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel is ignoring help from Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin

Johnny Manziel has gone from college football star to possibly never playing an NFL snap again in a matter of a few years. He's claimed to have gotten his life together and refrained from partying but there's little reason to believe he'll be able to keep that up over the course of an entire career.Numerous people have tried to reach out to Manziel to help him get back on track,...
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnny Manziel, Friends Allegedly Trash Hollywood House In Drug-, Booze-Fest

Von Miller should consider himself lucky Johnny Manziel isn’t living with him. Manziel allegedly hosted two all-night parties in 48 hours last week at house he and a friend rented in West Hollywood, Calif., Emily Smith reported Thursday in “Page Six” of The New York Post. The embattled quarterback’s festivities left the place a mess, and the owners claim revelers did $32...
Via NESN.com
April 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Trevor Knight named starting QB for Texas A&M

The transfers of Kyle Allen and Kyler Murray put the Texas A&M QB job up for grabs. Over at Oklahoma, Trevor Knight was beaten out by Baker Mayfield. After once being thought of as a savior for Oklahoma football, Knight will now try to bring Kevin Sumlin and Texas A&M’s stock back up to where it was headed a few years ago. As a member of the Sooners, Knight completed 57...
Via The Student Section
April 11, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: This TD pass in Saturday's Texas A&M Spring Game

Texas A&M wide receiver Christian Kirk’s pass-catching and playmaking prowess is well known, but who knew Kirk could also sling the rock a little bit? The rising sophomore, who broke the 1,000-yard mark last fall, tossed a beautiful 36-yard scoring pass to Speedy Noil during today’s spring game.  Might the Aggies bring this wrinkle back during the regular season?
Via College Spun
April 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Skip Bayless bemoaned Texas A&M’s loss, missed comeback

It ain’t over til the fat lady sings. Apparently Skip Bayless forgot that age-old lesson. The ESPN screaming head tweeted Sunday to bemoan Texas A&M’s loss to Northern Iowa in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, saying his “longshot Final Four pick” went down in flames to a good Panthers team. Down goes my longshot Final Four pick - and President Obama's. Down...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas signee glad he didn’t pick Texas A&M after alleged racism

This week, Texas A&M came under fire after university students reportedly hurled racial slurs at campus visitors from a Dallas preparatory school.  Today, Texas football five-star signee Jeffrey McCulloch added fuel to the fire on Twitter when he shared that he was happy he didn’t choose Texas A&M after dealing with alleged racism from Aggie fans on Twitter.  Really...
Via College Spun
February 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Family of deceased Kyle Field construction worker awarded $53 million by jury

A measure of closure was reached on Friday for the family of Angel Garcia, who was tragically killed in an accident while working on the demolition process of Kyle Field at Texas A&M back in 2013. News broke on Wednesday that a jury awarded Garcia’s mother and two children $53 million after finding against the defendants in a negligence lawsuit. Kyle Field’s renovation...
Via The Comeback
February 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Aggies QB Kyle Allen reveals culture problems at Texas A&M

In the middle of December, we were left wondering what exactly was wrong with Texas A&M following the transfers of two talented quarterbacks. Kyler Murray ended up hitching his wagon to the Oklahoma Sooners, and Kyle Allen landed with the Houston Cougars. In a recent interview, Allen shed some light on his feelings on the state of Texas A&M football, and it does nothing to...
Via The Comeback
February 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Kyle Allen tweets need to sublet apartment, things go poorly

Kyle Allen is no longer a member of Texas A&M’s football program, but he’s still got some ties to College Station, Texas.  Mainly: his $600/month room in a campus-area apartment.  Allen, who’s transferring to Houston, posted a tweet on Thursday advertising his open room. Need to find someone to take over my room in College Station ASAP. Part of a four bedroom in...
Via College Spun
January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Eagles Pursued Texas A&M’s Kevin Sumlin For Head Coach Job

The Philadelphia Eagles made a run at Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin at the beginning of their coaching search, according to the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.  The Aggies’ coach, who has been at Texas A&M since 2012, reportedly told the Eagles he wants to stay in college for now.  Philadelphia fired Chip Kelly prior to Week 17 of the NFL season.  At start of their...
Via College Spun
January 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas A&M AD gives Kevin Sumlin vote of confidence one day, resigns the next

The pressure is rising in College Station for Texas A&M to start taking the next steps toward contending for an SEC championship. These expectations are not without reason as the Aggies stormed into the SEC with a magical debut that included a win at Alabama and a Heisman Trophy winner in Johnny Manziel in the first season with Kevin Sumlin leading the program. Everything fell...
Via The Comeback
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Trevor Knight transfers to Texas A&M

The hero of the 2013 Sugar Bowl is packing his bags and leaving Oklahoma. QB Trevor Knight is transferring to Texas A&M, he announced in a tweet Monday evening. Boomer Sooner, and Gig'em Aggies! pic.twitter.com/A4jCHo7xGD — Trevor Knight (@trevor_knight9) January 4, 2016 Knight will be a graduate transfer, making him eligible to play in 2016. In a comical twist, he...
Via Gamedayr
January 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Texas A&M looking into buying out Kevin Sumlin

    The transfer of his two top quarterbacks has Kevin Sumlin on the hot seat at Texas A&M, and one report says some school administrators are looking into the possibility of buying out the coach. Horns Digest’s Chip Brown reports that Texas A&M chancellor John Sharp is looking into the possibility of terminating Sumlin’s contract, which runs through 2019. Sumlin...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Kyler Murray, Kyle Allen don't trust Kevin Sumlin

There is a lot of drama in College Station, where top quarterbacks Kyle Allen and Kyler Murray both may be transferring out of Texas A&M a week apart. Allen, a sophomore who saw the bulk of the action this season, announced plans last week to transfer. Reports on Wednesday all indicated that Murray, a stud freshman recruit who started the season but was later benched, was unhappy...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Why is Texas A&M becoming Transfer QB U?

There is no doubt Johnny Manziel had a tremendous impact on the state of Texas A&M football. Step foot in the newly renovated Kyle Field and football facility, and Manziel’s presence is everywhere you look. The recognition is well deserved, as Manziel’s Heisman Trophy season ushered in a glimmer of hope for future success in the SEC under the rising head coaching profile...
Via The Comeback
December 16, 2015  |  Discuss
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