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Texas A&M adopted a high-scoring upset over Florida per week ago with a defensive masterclass against Mississippi Declare on Saturday at Davis Wade Stadium.
The Aggies won a bodily matchup against the Bulldogs, 28-14, in the lend a hand of a stifling protection and two touchdowns from star working lend a hand Isaiah Spiller.
It took a wild exhaust-six in the third quarter by Mississippi Declare cornerback Emmanuel Forbes to eventually safe the Bulldogs on the board.
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Two weeks ago, Alabama completely outclassed Texas A&M (3-1), calling into query whether or now not this team might well compete for an SEC title. Two wins later, on the opposite hand, and the Aggies seem to be for trusty.
Peter Burns @PeterBurnsESPN
Absolute most realistic course to the @CFBPlayoff ultimate now in the @SEC?
Sure, the Aggies
They’ll be appreciated in each game relaxation of season and the Alabama loss means they also can match 9-1 and now not bag to play in SEC Championship.
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Mississippi Declare (1-3) is trending in the actual opposite direction, with three straight losses since opening the season with an upset take over LSU. And for the 2nd straight week, starter Okay.J. Costello found himself benched midway by the game in want of Will Rogers. The ship is sinking in head coach Mike Leach’s maiden SEC voyage.
Isaiah Spiller, Texas A&M: 18 carries for 114 yards and two touchdowns; two catches for 19 yards
Kellen Mond, Texas A&M: 13-of-23 for 139 yards, two touchdowns and an interception
Skedaddle Lane, Texas A&M: Two catches for 70 yards and a touchdown
Okay.J. Costello, Mississippi Declare: 15-of-22 for 99 yards, an interception and a misplaced fumble
Will Rogers, Mississippi Declare: 15-of-18 for 120 yards and a touchdown
Malik Heath, Mississippi Declare: 5 catches for 57 yards and a touchdown
Isaiah Spiller Is the Man
As soon as more, the Texas A&M star working lend a hand led the methodology, dashing for over 100 yards for the third time this season. It is no big shock that Spiller is on his methodology to 1,000 dashing yards and double-digit touchdowns after dashing for 946 yards and 10 rankings as a freshman remaining year.
Frankly, Spiller has the bear in mind of a player who will be starring on Sundays in about a years.
Barrett Sallee @BarrettSallee
Isaiah Spiller has been so mighty fun. Texas A&M has a stud at RB.
Connor Rogers @ConnorJRogers
Isaiah Spiller is a gifted runner
The Aggies would be incandescent to exhaust feeding the rock to Spiller, in diversified words.
It is Time for Mississippi Declare to Starting up Will Rogers
Keep in mind when Costello threw for 623 yards, 5 touchdowns and two interceptions against LSU, turning into a dejected-horse Heisman candidate in the center of?
How the mighty bag fallen…
This Miss St part is loopy. Three weeks ago Costello used to be a first rounder? They’ve scored a TD on three of their remaining 38 possessions…
They can’t block 3 and TX A&M drops 8 so it’s tranquil a extensive quantity.
Jim Weber @JimMWeber
Okay.J. Costello’s Heisman campaign in GIF plan: https://t.co/WKYA1habtN
Since that game, Costello has thrown for one touchdown and eight interceptions to affiliate with a misplaced fumble Saturday. Yikes. The world for the Bulldogs is that Rogers is a first charge freshman who came into Saturday with two interceptions in 15 passing makes an try.
The Bulldogs are on the point that they bag to factual make a selection their lumps with the newborn. He used to be fully better than Costello on Saturday.
Texas A&M has a bye week sooner than net net hosting Arkansas on Oct. 31 at 7: 30 p.m. ET on the SEC Community. Mississippi Declare also heads into a bye sooner than traveling to Tuscaloosa to make a selection out on No. 2 Alabama on Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN.