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Myles Garrett may go No. 1 overall, but dropped assault charge leaves former HS teammate just hoping to be drafted

Myles Garrett may go No. 1 overall, but dropped assault charge leaves former HS teammate just hoping to be drafted

Myles Garrett and his family are putting on a shindig Thursday in their hometown of Arlington, bypassing the official NFL draft festivities in Philadelphia.Garrett wanted to be surrounded by loved ones, the family, friends and coaches who've been part of his rise from Arlington Martin to Texas A&M to projected No. 1 pick, when his life changes.It's a very Myles thing to do, according to those who know him best, who insist he's genuine as ever -- all 6-4, 272 pounds of him, slightly mischievous smile included.And Garrett heads to the NFL -- probably to Cleveland, which holds the No. 1 pick --...
The Eagle 2 hours ago

NFL draft preview: SEC's No. 1 overall picks

With Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett projected to be the NFL's top pick in this week's draft, here's a look at the 19 players from the Southeastern Conference picked No. 1 overall by either the NFL or now-defunct AFL,…

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Myles Garrett's interview snub story is too silly to affect can't-miss talent's draft stock

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Three takeaways from Monday’s college sports happenings: 1. Remembering Spike Dykes. He took Texas Tech to seven bowl games and was named conference coach of the year four times (SWC and Big 12) - and that’s far down the list of qualities that people are recalling now. Dykes died early Monday of an apparent heart attack at 79. Sometimes at these moments, the comments sometimes seem obligatory. With Dykes, pretty much all seemed based in affection and respect (and not just from Tech folks) for someone who had a great quote or story for any occasion and never forget his roots. The son of a...
The Eagle Apr 9, 2017
Aggie quarterbacks have up-and-down performances in Maroon & White Game

Aggie quarterbacks have up-and-down performances in Maroon & White Game

All three Texas A&M quarterbacks threw a touchdown pass in the Maroon’s 23-7 victory over the White in Saturday’s Maroon & White game at Kyle Field that ended spring drills for the Aggies, but it was what they didn’t do…
Houston Chronical Apr 8, 2017

Kirk Merritt situation casts shadow on Aggies spring game

COLLEGE STATION - One of the bigger stories from the Texas A&M spring game came from off the field rather than on it.
The Eagle Apr 8, 2017
Texas A&M football team ready for today's Maroon & White Game

Texas A&M football team ready for today's Maroon & White Game

The Texas A&M football team will conclude spring drills with its annual Maroon & White Game at 1 p.m. Saturday at Kyle Field. For the first time in a decade, the Aggies will plan an actual game with normal scoring…
Three big questions heading into Texas A&M's spring game

Three big questions heading into Texas A&M's spring game

Fans who head to Kyle Field on Saturday for Texas A&M's spring game might not get a great look at what to expect this fall.Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin hasn't put a lot of stock in evaluating the intrasquad scrimmage set for 1 p.m. But fans will get a glimpse of a few of the key contributors they'll see this fall, when the Aggies will try to turn an inexperienced roster into a contender in the Southeastern Conference.Here are three big questions heading into the weekend and the rest of the offseason.1. Who becomes the front-runner to start at quarterback?Right now, the Aggies appear to have...
The Eagle Apr 7, 2017

A&M wide receiver Kirk Merritt charged with two counts of indecent exposure

Texas A&M wide receiver Kirk Merritt is pleading not guilty to two charges of indecent exposure, a Class B misdemeanor, according to court documents.
Texas A&M receiver charged with indecency

Texas A&M receiver charged with indecency

Texas A&M receiver Kirk Merritt has been charged with two counts of indecency. That’s according to a report from the Houston Chronicle. The report said the charges date back to allegations made last October from two ...
Lawyer: Texas A&M WR facing indecent exposure charge was dealing with 'jock itch'

Lawyer: Texas A&M WR facing indecent exposure charge was dealing with 'jock itch'

A Texas A&M wide receiver who entered spring practice in contention for a starting position is facing two misdemeanor counts of indecent exposure.According to Brazos County court records, A&M sophomore Kirk Merritt allegedly exposed himself to two different women in October 2016. Merritt, who transferred from Oregon last year and practiced with Texas A&M this spring, pleaded not guilty to both charges on March 24.Merritt was scheduled to play in A&M's intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday at Kyle Field and practiced this spring, according to the Houston Chronicle. He is expected to be in court...

Texas A&M receiver facing two charges of indecent exposure

COLLEGE STATION - Texas A&M sophomore receiver Kirk Merritt has pleaded not guilty to two charges of indecent exposure from last fall. In one count, an alleged victim accused Merritt of exposing and touching himself "while sitting in arm's reach" of her "on or about" Oct. 24. About a day later according to a court document, another alleged victim claimed Merritt pulled down his shorts and held himself also "while sitting in arm's reach" of her.
Five things to watch at Texas A&M's spring game: Quarterback competition and two position projects could become more clear Saturday

Five things to watch at Texas A&M's spring game: Quarterback competition and two position projects could become more clear Saturday

Spring games typically don't offer fans much insight from a technical perspective.Vanilla playcalling and teams fearful of potential injuries prevent these annual events from being anywhere close to a regular game.Texas A&M's Maroon and White game should be more interesting than usual, however. As opposing captains, Christian Kirk and Armani Watts will select players for their different teams. Here are five things to watch in this intrasquad scrimmage, which will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Kyle Field:1). Quarterback competitionLast year's Maroon and White game gave fans a first glance at...
Five things to watch at Texas A&M's spring game: QB competition could become more clear

Five things to watch at Texas A&M's spring game: QB competition could become more clear

Spring games typically don't offer fans much insight from a technical perspective.Vanilla playcalling and teams fearful of potential injuries prevent these annual events from being anywhere close to a regular game.Texas A&M's Maroon and White game should be more interesting than usual, however. As captains Christian Kirk and Armani Watts will select players for their opposing teams. Here are five things to watch in this intrasquad scrimmage, which will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Kyle Field:Quarterback competitionLast year's Maroon and White game gave fans a first glance at eventual...

Former Cy Lakes star Josh Nebo transferring to Aggies

Sophomore forward Josh Nebo is transferring from Saint Francis (Pa.) to Texas A&M. Nebo, who attended Cypress Lakes, set the Saint Francis single-season record this year with 89 blocks.

College baseball: Texas A&M hosts No. 7 Auburn; East Carolina faces Houston

The Aggies (20-10, 3-6 SEC) absorbed a rough start to Southeastern Conference play, losing their first five league contests, but have since rebounded with five wins in their last six games, including the series finale at Vanderbilt, and taking two of three last weekend at No. 15 LSU. The stakes are raised again this weekend between the railroad tracks and Olsen Boulevard, as Auburn (23-8, 7-2) enters the series tied atop the SEC West with Arkansas. Houston, led by Jake Scheiner (.400 batting average, 10 home runs) is 20-8 overall and 1-2 in league play.

Freshman Jhamon Ausbon highlights Aggies' young receiving corps

COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M receiver Jhamon Ausbon is five months away from facing Southeastern Conference defensive backs, and Aggies coach Kevin Sumlin is happy with that forecast.

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