Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Texas and Texas A&M Have All the Elements of a Rivalry Minus the Game

The Aggies and Longhorns still have every element of a classic college football rivalry with the exception of one thing—there is no football game.

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It was a sad day back in November of 2011 when Justin Tucker’s kick sailed through the uprights to give the Texas Longhorns a 27-25 win over the Texas A&M Aggies. Even though their team won, it was just as sad for the Longhorns as it was the Aggies.

Why? It marked the end of one of the longest running and intense rivalries that college football has ever known. A&M moved on to the SEC and Texas already had committed to its non-conference schedule for the immediate future.

Many have since declared the rivalry dead. However, if you just followed the two teams you wouldn’t know the rivalry was done. There is still a whole lot of hate and animosity out between the two.....



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