Texas A&M Rumors & News

  • UCF RB Cordarrian Richardson transferring to Texas A&M

    Orlando Sentinel "UCF freshman running back Cordarrian Richardson is transferring to Texas A&M, according to reports. Richardson, who played in nine games during his first season at UCF, told 247Sports he will be in College Station by June and plans to play for the Aggies. Attempts by the..." May 18

  • Texas A&M's Laufenberg declared cancer-free

    247 Sports "In the class of 2016, quarterback Nick Starkel was not the only player from Argyle (Texas) Liberty Christian to end up at Texas A&M. His tight end, Luke Laufenberg, decided to turn down some smaller opportunities and walk on with the Aggies. Laufenberg had originally planned to head to Arkansas..." May 05

  • Former Texas A&M OT Koda Martin to join Syracuse football as graduate transfer

    Syracuse.com "Former Texas A&M offensive tackle Koda Martin intends to join Syracuse football as a graduate transfer, he announced on Thursday. He will be eligible to play immediately. The 6-foot-6, 310-pound Martin, who has started 14 games for the Aggies over the last two seasons, will unite in Central..." April 20

  • Former Arizona Wildcats tight end Trevor Wood verbally commits to Texas A&M

    Tuscon "Former Arizona Wildcats tight end and graduate transfer Trevor Wood verbally committed to Texas A&M via Twitter on Wednesday. Wood will join Kevin Sumlin's old team and play for first-year head coach Jimbo Fisher, who signed a 10-year, $75 million deal with the Aggies back in December. Wood..." March 01

  • Jimbo Fisher has already brought national championship trophy to Texas A&M

    College Football Talk "How good is Jimbo Fisher? The new head coach of the Texas A&M Aggies has yet to coach a game in College Station since leaving Florida State, but there is already a national championship trophy in the football building thanks to him. Texas A&M Chancellor John Sharp presented Fisher with a..." March 01

  • Jalen Ramsey rips Jimbo Fisher, tells coach not to use him for recruiting

    Larry Brown Sports "Jalen Ramsey is one of several defensive backs who played under Jimbo Fisher before going on to enjoy a successful NFL career, but the Jaguars star clearly does not think Fisher’s guidance had anything to do with it. Tim Brewster, a tight ends coach who followed Fisher to Texas A&M from Florida..." February 27

  • 2019 4-star QB Gunnell decommits from Texas A&M amid offers from other schools

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "One of the top quarterbacks in the country decommitted from Texas A&M on Tuesday. Four-star quarterback Grant Gunnell (Houston/St. Pius) announced on Twitter that he was backing off his verbal commitment to the Aggies to explore other options. Though he did add that A&M was still "very much in..." February 14

  • Johnny Manziel told to stop tweeting at Texas A&M recruits to avoid violation

    Larry Brown Sports "Johnny Manziel has been trying to do his part this recruiting season to help his alma mater land some of the top players in the country, but the former Texas A&M quarterback is going to have to tone that down — at least publicly. On Wednesday, which was National Signing Day for college..." February 07

  • Texas A&M lands commitment from No.1 safety in 2019 class

    Sports Day "Jimbo Fisher and Texas A&M have made a statement on the recruiting trail. The Aggies came away with a huge recruiting win over the weekend, landing five-star 2019 Bishop Dunne safety Brian Williams. Williams announced his commitment on Twitter. Williams committed to Texas A&M over offers..." January 28

  • $10 million bill for Kevin Sumlin’s firing comes due for A&M today

    College Football Talk "Much to the delight of Kevin Sumlin‘s bank account, it’s the day of financial reckoning for Texas A&M. On Nov. 26 of last year, A&M announced that it had fired Sumlin after five seasons as its head football coach. Per the provisions in Sumlin’s contract, he was owed the entire amount he was..." January 25

  • Texas A&M lands DC Mike Elko from Notre Dame

    SEC Country "After making a hard run at Dave Aranda, it appears Texas A&M has found its next defensive coordinator in the form of Mike Elko, according to Billy Liucci of Texags. Elko spent the past season at Notre Dame. Elko helped turn around the Irish defense, which was a big reason Notre Dame went from..." January 04

  • Arkansas expected to hire Texas A&M's Chavis as DC

    SI "Veteran SEC defensive coordinator John Chavis is expected to become the next DC at Arkansas, sources have told SI, but there are still some details that need to be sorted out. New Razorbacks coach Chad Morris is working to fill out his staff after coming over from SMU. The 61-year-old Chavis..." January 01

  • Texas A&M's Watts to miss Belk Bowl due to rib injury

    Houston Chronicle "Texas A&M senior safety Armani Watts won't play against Wake Forest on Friday in the Belk Bowl because of a recurring rib injury, a person with knowledge of the situation told the Chronicle on Thursday. Watts' absence puts the wrap on an outstanding career as a four-year starter with the..." December 28

  • Report: Texas A&M to hire Memphis' Darrell Dickey as offensive coordinator

    Houston Chronicle "Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher, hired one week ago from Florida State, is steadily filling out his new staff with the Aggies. The latest addition appears to be offensive coordinator Darrell Dickey, who’s spent the last six seasons at Memphis in a similar role. Fisher was heavily involved in the..." December 11

  • Texas A&M's Henderson arrested for threatening people with rifle

    Sports Day "Texas A&M senior defensive lineman Zaycoven Henderson was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with multiple felonies after allegedly pointing a gun at people. Henderson, 23, was arrested by the College Station Police Department for allegedly pointing a rifle at several people around 2:30..." December 10

  • Jimbo Fisher reportedly takes Texas A&M job, will leave FSU immediately

    Larry Brown Sports "It has been widely expected that Jimbo Fisher is leaving Florida State to accept the head coaching job at Texas A&M, and the move is happening more quickly than expected. Wayne McGahee III of the Tallahassee Democrat reports that Fisher has resigned at Florida State and will take the Texas A&M..." December 01

  • Florida State QB's message to former coach Jimbo Fisher: 'You could of said something'

    USA Today "Often, when head college coaches leave for another school, they’re not the ones who break the news to their players. And while it’s been that way for decades, in a world of a 24-hour news cycle, social media and cell phones they likely would have never had the chance to anyway. Especially if..." December 01

  • Reports: A&M prepared to offer Jimbo Fisher 10-year deal that could be worth $75 million

    College Football Talk "And, yes, they still won’t pay the players above what’s minimally required. With that out of the way, most of the signs the past few days have been pointing toward Jimbo Fisher leaving Florida State for the same job at Texas A&M. While FSU is urging its current head coach to make a decision..." December 01

  • Report: Tennessee turning attention toward Kevin Sumlin

    Larry Brown Sports "Tennessee has already been turned down by multiple coaches as the university searches for a replacement for Butch Jones. Will Kevin Sumlin be next? On Thursday, Dave Doeren turned down Tennessee’s offer and decided he will stay at NC State. The Vols have made offers to numerous candidates since..." November 30

  • Florida State's Jimbo Fisher declines to comment on Texas A&M rumors once again

    USA Today "Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher has linked to the Texas A&M head coaching job for a month now. Fisher has repeatedly said that he would not comment on other job openings, but rumors have started to fly out of Texas that Fisher has a "handshake agreement" with the Aggies to become their..." November 27

  • Kevin Sumlin officially out as Texas A&M head coach

    247 Sports "After six years, Texas A&M has fired head coach Kevin Sumlin. Sumlin finishes his A&M career with a 51-26 record. He ranks No. 4 all-time in wins among Aggie coaches. However, he had an SEC record of only 25-23 and 16-20 vs. the SEC West. He also failed to ever beat LSU. Sumlin signed a..." November 26