The Crimson Connection

The Future is Maroon and White

Kendrick Rodgers and Quartney Davis celebrate in the endzone

ErinE, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2019

Texas A&M Football has not been able to finish their season off strong, that is until Jimbo Fisher had something to say about it. The Aggie's finished off their season with a 9-4 record, a bowl win, and an end of season ranking of #16 in the nation. Sadly, the Aggie's will be without 16 seniors,...

Jimbo Era- by the numbers

Aggie teammates celebrate after their LSU victory

ErinE, Online Editor

December 17, 2018

Jimbo Fisher's first season as the Texas A&M Head Coach has almost been concluded. Take a look at the great improvements between the stats in the 2017 season (without Jimbo) and the stats in the 2018 season (with Jimbo):   Total Offensive Yards: 2018: ranked #25 in the nation with 5590 total yards 2...

My 2018 Bowl Picks

A visual of most of the 2018 Bowl Games

ErinE, Online Editor

December 13, 2018

New Year’s Six Games: Orange Bowl: Alabama defeats Oklahoma Cotton Bowl: Clemson defeats Notre Dame Peach Bowl: Michigan defeats Flroida Fiesta Bowl: LSU defeats UCF Rose Bowl: Ohio State defeats Washington Sugar Bowl: Georgia defeats Texas   Other Bowl Games: Ne...

A Lesson in Humility and Dealing with Adversity

Jalen Hurts  celebrates after defeating the Georgia Bulldogs

MatthewB, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018

One of the more remarkable stories of the year took place on Saturday when quarterback Jalen Hurts took over late in the game and lead the Alabama Crimson Tide to victory over the Georgia Bulldogs in the SEC Championship. It was the highly anticipated rematch of last year’s College Football Natio...

Solving the Dark Sides of Playing Football

Atlanta Falcon players stretch before practice.

ErinE, Online Editor

December 3, 2018

Football in America is becoming more and more popular; approximately 1.2 million men in high school, college and the NFL strap on pads and helmets. While football is the most popular sport in America, this popularity is beginning to decline very quickly. The game is becoming more dangerous than Mixed Marti...

College Football Playoffs/Bowls

College Football Playoff logo

ErinE, Online Editor

December 3, 2018

College Football Playoffs: #1: Alabama #2: Clemson #3: Notre Dame #4: Oklahoma   New Year’s Six Games: 12/29- Orange Bowl: #1 Alabama vs #4 Oklahoma 12/29- Cotton Bowl: #2 Clemson vs #3 Notre Dame 12/29- Peach Bowl: #10 Florida vs #7 Michigan 1/1- Fiesta Bowl: #11...

A Game for the Ages

Jhamon Ausbon and Kendrick Rogers celebrate when the Aggies pulled off the victory.

ErinE, Online Editor

November 27, 2018

Nov. 24- Kyle Field. Aggies. Tigers. 6:30 p.m. Game time. The Aggies of Texas A&M faced the seventh ranked Tigers of LSU. Going into the game, everyone knew that A&M had not beat LSU since 1995, so the stakes were high for this game. With the Aggies being predicted to lose, they went into game as...

Kyle Field Campaign

Kyle Field, Home of the 12th Man

ErinE, Online Editor

October 30, 2018

COLLEGE STATION, TX- Regarded as one of the nation's most intimidating road venues, Texas A&M's Kyle Field has been the home of the Aggie football team since 1905. Kyle Field is the home of many traditions, many memories, and most importantly is the home of the 12th man. For a few years the talk...

The Dark Sides of Playing Football

An NFL player from an injury and fellow players gather around.

ErinE, Online Editor

October 23, 2018

Football in America is becoming more and more popular; approximately 1.2 million men in high school, college and the NFL strap on pads and helmets. While football is the most popular sport in America, this popularity is beginning to decline very quickly. The game is becoming more dangerous than Mixed Marti...

The JIMBO ERA is alive and well

Jimbo addresses the media

ErinE, Online Editor

September 17, 2018

In December of 2017, Texas A&M University made the drastic addition of making Coach Jimbo Fisher the new head coach. 10 months later, that hire has Texas A&M Football making program history. Texas A&M has started off the season hot, to say the least. While, A&M does have one loss on...

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