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TEPPER: The 3 things Jimbo Fisher must to do succeed at Texas A&M

The Aggies hired the Florida State coach on Friday. Managing editor Greg Tepper weighs in on the next step.

Texas A&M got their man. After a month of rumors and a week of courtship, the Aggies landed Jimbo Fisher to be 26th coach in school history. The 52-year-old leaves Florida State — his first head coaching job — after eight seasons, 83 wins, three conference titles and a national championship in 2013. He becomes the lone coach in the…

TEPPER: Fired by A&M, Kevin Sumlin failed to meet the lofty expectations

Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin was fired Sunday after six seasons and a 51-26 record.

Finding the defining moment of the Kevin Sumlin era at Texas A&M — which ended Sunday after six seasons when athletic director Scott Woodward announced his dismissal — is a bit tricky. If you’re looking for the peak, it’s probably the 29-24 win over No. 1 Alabama in Tuscaloosa back in November of 2012. If you’re looking for the valley,…

Did anyone expect North Texas to be THIS good? Five questions that have to be asked after college football Week 11

What happened to Texas Tech this weekend and does Kevin Sumlin have a legit case to remain at Texas A&M?

Show of hands, who had Seth Littrell as Texas’ top G5 coach before the season started? The talk heading into this year seemed to revolve around Frank Wilson at UTSA and Chad Morris at SMU and rightfully so following their respective 6-7 and 5-7 seasons in 2016 that only hinted towards upward trajectories. As that buzz swirled, North Texas’ Seth…

Free Money: Tepper’s college football picks against the spread for Week 11

Do you really trust Texas A&M to beat New Mexico by 19? How about Texas by a whopping 34 over Kansas? This week's games are littered with games that are easy to pick outright, but much trickier when picking against the spread.

Is time running out for more coaches than we thought? Five questions from college football Week 10


Did we see the fortunes of three FBS head coaches change? Kliff Kingsbury’s Texas Tech lost a late lead and then floundered in overtime to fall to Kansas State 42-35 in Lubbock. Kevin Sumlin’s Texas A&M got outclassed 42-27 by Auburn in College Station. David Bailiff’s Rice was blown out of the water 52-21 by UAB. Tech needs to win…

HYPE INDEX: Your guide (and predictions) for Week 10 in Texas college football

What Texas college football games should you stop everything and watch? Which games should you pass by? Find out in the Hype Index.

This is the Texas College Football Hype Index, where Dave Campbell’s Texas Football managing editor Greg Tepper ranks the FBS college football games in Texas from least-watchable to most-watchable. 11: UTEP at Middle Tennessee, 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Murfreesboro, TN One foot in front of the other, the Miners trudge on, with no semblance of anything that could even be…

Free Money: Tepper’s Week 10 college football picks against the spread

A couple bad beats burned him last week, but he's back with renewed enthusiasm. This week has something for everyone, the Futility Bowl (Baylor vs. Kansas), the headliner (Texas vs. TCU), the head scratcher (UCF vs. SMU), plus seven others featuring in-state teams.