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John
John Lopez
TexAgs Columnist
John is a longtime columnist and sports radio host in Houston. He currently writes for Sports Illustrated, hosts a morning show on Sportsradio 610 and produces a weekly football column for TexAgs.
7.30
Austin Meek  -  Friend of TexAgs and Houston sports radio host John Lopez called in to Monday's show to talk A&M's move to the SEC, his time as a writer for The Batallion while at A&M, the 2012 London Olympics and more.
 
Austin Meek  -  Austin Meek filled in as lead host for Monday's installment of TexAgs Radio which featured former A&M baseball player Tyler Naquin, MLB scout J Paul Dodson, Brice Jones and SportsRadio 610's John Lopez.
11.23
John Lopez  -  With time, facts tend to present themselves. As John Lopez writes, in the postponement of the Lone Star Showdown the facts are crystal clear, and they point to a sole perpetrator — DeLoss Dodds and his pride.
11.10
John Lopez  -  The A&M head football coach's mind for the game ranks with the best, and it has led the program upward. Sadly, as John Lopez writes, the world doesn't always follow the 'script.' It's time for Sherman to scrap it.
11.03
John Lopez  -  John Lopez wrote a new book on the life and extremely 'fast' times of former Houston Oilers quarterback Dan Pastorini. The book is entitled 'Taking Flak' and is co-authored by Pastorini. Get an excerpt here.
10.27
John Lopez  -  Texas A&M has spent years keeping up with the 'Joneses,' but things are finally falling into place for the Ags to assume the throne. John Lopez writes that to seize this new era, Kyle Field must first be brought into it.
10.20
John Lopez  -  Looking back on Bowen Loftin's ascension to office and the hire of Mike Sherman as football coach, John Lopez points out that the Aggies are more SEC-ready than ever ... because they have been for a few years.
10.14
John Lopez  -  A&M's impending migration to the southeast's calmer waters has brought the worst out of its regional rivals. John Lopez poses a simple question: If the SEC will marginalize the Aggies ... why is everyone so upset?
10.07
John Lopez  -  The former NFL head coach, with a thinking man's touch, has built a program the right way at A&M. But as John Lopez writes, sometimes what it takes to make the 'jump' can be found in a much simpler answer.
9.29
John Lopez  -  Was there a more natural fit than A&M and the SEC? Put simply, no. John Lopez writes that the parallels between SEC culture and Aggie tradition run deep and gives a rundown on A&M lore for its new guests.
9.21
John Lopez  -  Lies here, accusations there; so goes conference alignment in '11. John Lopez writes that what gets lost in the endless storm are the moments that games like Saturday's provide, and how many more are in store.
9.11
John Lopez  -  Ten years ago to the day, the actions of evil men provoked a nation's resolve and the world was forever changed. John Lopez remembers Aggies who felt the call and gave all, and the legacies they left behind.
9.09
Gabe Bock  -  TexAgs contributor John Lopez called TexAgs Radio on Friday morning and joined Gabe Bock, Billy Liucci and Seth McKinney to discuss the very latest on A&M-to-the-SEC, Baylor's antics backfiring and more.
 
Gabe Bock  -  Gabe Bock, Billy Liucci, Logan Lee and Brandon Leone bring you the very latest on the trail with the Recruiting Blitz in hour one. Hour two is all SEC with Gabe, Billy and Seth McKinney. Listen and enjoy.
9.08
John Lopez  -  What has Baylor done? The answer isn't one that the Bears are ready for. John P. Lopez writes that there's a lesson to be learned in this sad debacle, one borne from unrealistic expectations and overinflated egos.
8.12
John Lopez  -  The union between the Aggies and the SEC is almost complete. But as John Lopez writes, the winds of change sweep swiftly across the fraying landscape of college football ... and Texas A&M holds the key.
8.09
John Lopez  -  The walls are coming down around the Big 12 commissioner as flaws and fallacies in his recent tenure come to light. John Lopez notes that while the spin continues, the only person he's deluding, sadly, is himself.
5.13
John Lopez  -  Former NBA head coach Jeff Van Gundy confirmed on KILT-AM with TexAgs contributing columnist John Lopez that he has been in contact with A&M about the open basketball job, as Billy Liucci first reported.
1.11
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez looks back at the similarities between Dennise Franchione's 2005 Cotton Bowl team and Mike Sherman's 2010 team, and how they might not be so similar after all.
1.04
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez looks back at Texas A&M's storied history of highs and lows at the Cotton Bowl and explains what a victory over LSU on Friday would mean to the Aggies moving forward.
12.15
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez shares his take on the idea of promoting assistants with a coach in waiting tag, looking at Texas' situation with Will Muschamp as a direct example of why it's not a good idea.
12.07
John Lopez  -  In his latest TexAgs column, John Lopez discusses the A&M's upcoming Cotton Bowl battle against LSU and weighs the importance of beating the Tigers and future implications surrounding conference realignment.
11.29
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez writes about the rapid improvement and development of the offensive and defensive line and the importance of playing well in the trenches for A&M to truly return to prominence.
11.23
John Lopez  -  Acclaimed columnist John Lopez looks at the upcoming game between the Ags and 'Horns, comparing the two drastic differences in recruiting style and pondering what impact that has had on the 2010 season.
11.15
John Lopez  -  John Lopez's latest column focuses on A&M's latest run back to the brink of national relevance heading into the Nebraska game and explains why this team is different than slightly successful teams of recent years.
11.08
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez writes about Tim DeRuyter's influence on the 2010 A&M Football season and the re-birth of the Wrecking Crew defense, which officially took off after Saturday's victory over OU.
11.01
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez discusses Mike Sherman's decision to give Ryan Tannehill the start at quarterback against Texas Tech and why picking one QB and not splitting time is the right call for the Ags.
10.25
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez discusses Jerrod Johnson's recent struggles that led to Mike Sherman going with Ryan Tannehill in the Kansas game and explains why Johnson is still the right man for the job.
10.18
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez dives into the whirlwind of emotions surrounding Aggieland following the loss to Missouri but explains why firing Mike Sherman is not the move that needs to be made at this time.
10.11
John Lopez  -  TexAgs.com columnist John Lopez takes a deep looking into the Texas A&M football program as it currently stands, following a frustrating loss to Arkansas by seven points Saturday at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.
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