Olin Buchanan

At last, John Chavis' Aggie defense to be put to test At last, John Chavis' Aggie defense to be put to test
By Olin Buchanan • Sep 1, 2015
From Kevin Sumlin on down to the average fan, one of the most eager desires for 2015 Aggie Football has been to see John Chavis roaming the Texas A&M sideline. On Saturday, he finally will — but how improved will the unit be? Read More
Around CFB: Previewing the 2015 college football season Around CFB: Previewing the 2015 college football season
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 31, 2015 2
Rejoice, all: It's game week, and football is back. A weekly look around the country kicks off with TexAgs' resident Heisman voter's preseason top Trophy contenders, College Football Playoff picks, a look at the SEC's first slate of games and additional notes. Read More
Joke's on You: Tables turn on Texas A&M's in-state rivals Joke's on You: Tables turn on Texas A&M's in-state rivals
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 26, 2015
'Aggie Jokes' were once the delight of many around the state of Texas, before Texas A&M's rise to a place of prominence among the nation's public schools. In recent days unsavory headlines around the state have called into question who the jokes should really be about. Read More
Good to Great: A&M's receivers seeking to take next step Good to Great: A&M's receivers seeking to take next step
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 25, 2015
There isn't a more 'talented' collection of wide receivers in the country than Texas A&M's. The trick is becoming the 'best.' From Christian Kirk's drive to Aaron Moorehead's teachings, the signs say they just may in 2015. Read More
Aggies head forward with Kyle Allen named starter at QB Aggies head forward with Kyle Allen named starter at QB
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 24, 2015
Texas A&M's quarterback competition is over, but in true Kevin Sumlin fashion, it's also not. Kyle Allen will maintain the reins heading into fall camp's final week, but Arizona State prep is on everyone's minds — as are a few more ongoing competitions. Read More
Beliucci Hour Lunch Beliucci Hour Lunch
By Brice Jones • Aug 24, 2015
Each Monday and Thursday, Billy Liucci, filled in for in this edition by Olin Buchanan, and Brice Jones share their thoughts and observations on Texas A&M athletics during The Beliucci Hour radio show, which airs from 12-1 p.m. on 1150 AM in College Station. Read More
Revisionist History: Will doubt fuel the Aggies again? Revisionist History: Will doubt fuel the Aggies again?
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 21, 2015
What does the 2015 Texas A&M football team have in common with its 1967, 1985 and 2012 counterparts? That it will enter the season unranked. But, stars from each of those teams note, the similarities may not stop there when all is said and done. Read More
Onward & Upward: What comes next for A&M's secondary Onward & Upward: What comes next for A&M's secondary
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 20, 2015
An infusion of talent and a bevy of returning experience mean the Aggie defensive backs have a shot at solid improvement in 2015. Several X-factors, however, will determine just how high — or low — they'll perform. Read More
Beliucci Hour Lunch Beliucci Hour Lunch
By Gabe Bock • Aug 20, 2015
Each Monday and Thursday, Billy Liucci and Brice Jones, filled in for by Gabe Bock and Olin Buchanan share their thoughts and observations on Texas A&M athletics during The Beliucci Hour radio show, which airs from 12-1 p.m. on 1150 AM in College Station. Read More
Dreaming of Defense: Why John Chavis will deliver better days Dreaming of Defense: Why John Chavis will deliver better days
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 20, 2015
Your father's Aggie defense was intimidating, fierce, dominant. Your brother's was soft, meek, dominated. The arrival of John Chavis and the talent on the roster mean this Texas A&M defense may rapidly resemble the former. Read More
Down the Line: The Aggie defensive front's new reality Down the Line: The Aggie defensive front's new reality
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 18, 2015
Once a project, the defensive line now projects to be one of the strongest areas of the Texas A&M football team. The true secret to Terry Price and Mark Hagen's unit isn't even in the talent, which has been stockpiled — it's in the depth. Read More
Sumlin's confidence rising at start of camp's second week Sumlin's confidence rising at start of camp's second week
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 17, 2015
Though his optimism is interspersed with caution, Kevin Sumlin is feeling good about Texas A&M's progress after Fall Camp's first scrimmage. In saying as much after Monday's practice, he also raised the bar higher. Read More
The Physics of Physicality: A new outlook for A&M's run game The Physics of Physicality: A new outlook for A&M's run game
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 17, 2015
Texas A&M's rushing attack failed at opportune moments in 2014, falling off in both leverage and toughness. According to both A&M physics professor Alexey Belyanin and Aggies center Mike Matthews, Dave Christensen has brought the solution. Read More
Lofty Aspirations: Myles Garrett's vision to become the best Lofty Aspirations: Myles Garrett's vision to become the best
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 14, 2015
Who would argue that a defensive end who posted a record-breaking 11.5 sacks in his first year in college wasn't quite good enough? Well, the man himself. Entering his sophomore season with a target on his back, Myles Garrett has one driving goal. Read More
Record Aim: Speedy Noil & the Aggies' 2015 return game Record Aim: Speedy Noil & the Aggies' 2015 return game
By Olin Buchanan • Aug 12, 2015
Speedy Noil ranked among the nation's elite in punt return average last season — but he had a shockingly low amount of return chances. With an improved defense perhaps forcing more punts this time around, how high should the bar be set? Read More
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