Olin Buchanan
Columnist
Olin joined TexAgs in July of 2012 as a columnist. He previously was a national college football writer for Rivals.com and Yahoo. A graduate of White Oak High School in East Texas, Olin worked at newspapers in Longview and Tyler before covering the Aggies for the Bryan-College Station Eagle from 1993-95. He also worked at the Austin American-Statesman for 11 years. He is a member of the Football Writers Association of America and a Heisman Trophy voter.
Clemson aims to knock off Alabama as nation's premier program in 2019
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 19 hrs ago by Olin Buchanan
The Clemson Tigers could already be considered a dynasty. But they are not yet "the" dynasty in college football, a distinction that belongs to the Alabama Crimson Tide. However, if the Tigers are able to duplicate their 2018 national championship campaign, the tides may turn orange and purple.
Georgia ready to make postseason noise behind QB Jake Fromm in 2019
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 5 days ago by Olin Buchanan
After questionable decision making and poor execution cost the Bulldogs an SEC Championship in the last two seasons, Georgia is ready for another chance to make some noise in the postseason in 2019 behind head coach Kirby Smart and QB Jake Fromm.
Pair of new coordinators ready to reverse Rebels' recent woes
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 7 days ago by Olin Buchanan
Third-year head coach Matt Luke has two new coordinators in former head coaches Rich Rodriguez and Mike MacIntyre. After losing the SEC's leading passer in 2018, and the conference's best crop of receivers, the Rebs hope the new faces can lead them back to relevance.
Arkansas hoping for a big turnaround after disastrous 2018 season
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 12 days ago by Olin Buchanan
The Arkansas Razorbacks one of their worst seasons in program history in 2018, and they'll be looking for a bounce back year under head coach Chad Morris. But it won't be easy for the Hogs after losing several key pieces.
Texas A&M's All-Time Depth Chart: Complete Roster
13 days ago by Olin Buchanan
This is the time of year when Aggies begin to squint hard to see football season on the horizon. As we begin the slow ramp-up toward the 2019 campaign, TexAgs offers our All-Time Depth Chart, picking our Aggie football favorites over the decades at each position.
Texas A&M's All-Time Depth Chart: Secondary and Special Teams
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 14 days ago by Olin Buchanan
This is the time of year when Aggies begin to squint hard to see football season on the horizon. As we begin the slow ramp-up toward the 2019 campaign, TexAgs offers our All-Time Depth Chart, picking our Aggie football favorites over the decades at each position.
New AD Ross Bjork reflects on past, looks toward future in introductory press conference
15 days ago by Olin Buchanan
Ross Bjork was introduced as the A&M's new athletic director on Sunday afternoon. Bjork still remembers his first time in College Station and the lasting effect it had on him. Now the AD, Bjork is ready to lead one of the NCAA's largest athletic departments on and off the field.
Auburn Tigers to lean on experienced defensive line, secondary in 2019
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 15 days ago by Olin Buchanan
After losing Jarrett Stidham to the NFL in the 2019 Draft, the Tigers are left with questions to answer at the QB position, but they have have several returning players on a defense that ranked fourth in the SEC last season.
Texas A&M's All-Time Depth Chart: Linebackers
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 18 days ago by Olin Buchanan
This is the time of year when Aggies begin to squint hard to see football season on the horizon. As we begin the slow ramp-up toward the 2019 campaign, TexAgs offers our All-Time Depth Chart, picking our Aggie football favorites over the decades at each position.
Texas A&M's All-Time Depth Chart: Defensive Linemen
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 19 days ago by Olin Buchanan
This is the time of year when Aggies begin to squint hard to see football season on the horizon. As we begin the slow ramp-up toward the 2019 campaign, TexAgs offers our All-Time Depth Chart, picking our Aggie football favorites over the decades at each position.
Texas A&M's All-Time Depth Chart: Offensive Linemen & Tight Ends
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 20 days ago by Olin Buchanan
This is the time of year when Aggies begin to squint hard to see football season on the horizon. As we begin the slow ramp-up toward the 2019 campaign, TexAgs offers our All-Time Depth Chart, picking our Aggie football favorites over the decades at each position.
New AD Ross Bjork focused on athletic, academic excellence at Texas A&M
21 days ago by Olin Buchanan
Incoming Texas A&M athletic director Ross Bjork knows the Aggies have built tremendous momentum on many fronts, but he sees opportunities for ever greater success for Aggie athletes on and off the field.
Texas A&M's All-Time Depth Chart: Quarterbacks, Running Backs & Receivers
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 21 days ago by Olin Buchanan
This is the time of year when Aggies begin to squint hard to see football season on the horizon. As we begin the slow ramp-up toward the 2019 campaign, TexAgs offers our All-Time Depth Chart, picking our Aggie football favorites over the decades at each position.
TexAgs Radio: Liucci and the crew react to Texas A&M's hiring of Ross Bjork
Texas A&M Football ⋅ 25 days ago by Gabe Bock
During Friday's edition of TexAgs Radio, TexAgs co-owner and executive editor Billy Liucci and the crew offered their opinions on A&M's hiring of Ross Bjork as the next Director of Athletics in Aggieland.
Texas A&M hires AD Ross Bjork away from Ole Miss
26 days ago by Olin Buchanan
A little more than a month after Scott Woodward departed College Station for LSU, Texas A&M has plucked a new AD from another SEC school, hiring Ross Bjork away from the University of Mississippi.
Arkansas coach classy move
1 mo ago by Olin Buchanan
Jimbo Fisher views difficult 2019 schedule as opportunity for growth
While many college football coaches across across the nation would dislike a schedule as tough as the Aggies have in 2019, head coach Jimbo Fisher sees nothing but a chance for his team to show their mental toughness and desire to improve.
In recruiting Fadil Diggs, Aggies dip into talent-rich...New Jersey?
When college football fans think of hotbeds for high school recruiting, states like Texas, Louisiana, Florida and California come to mind. With the commitment of Fadil Diggs, Aggies are discovering that New Jersey may belong on that list.
Fisher's ability to develop players bodes well for the future of Aggie football
Jimbo Fisher's high expectations and demanding mentality have led to the fast development of many Aggie players, including seven who now find themselves drafted by NFL teams, and it bodes well for the future of the program.
Former A&M All-American DE Jacob Green to be honored by Houston TD Club
The Houston Touchdown Club will be honoring former Texas A&M All-American defensive end, Jacob Green, with a Hall of Fame golf tournament in June. Green still holds the record for most sacks in a season at Texas A&M with 20 in 1979.
 
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