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1957 Texas A&M Aggies football team

The 1957 Texas A&M Aggies football team represented Texas A&M University in the 1957 college football season. The Aggies offense scored 158 points while the defense allowed 50points. Led by head coach Bear Bryant, the Aggies competed in the Gator Bowl.

1957 Texas A&M Aggies football
Gator Bowl, L 0–3 vs. Tennessee
ConferenceSouthwest Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 10
APNo. 9
1957 record8–3 (4–2 SWC)
Head coachBear Bryant (4th season)
Home stadiumKyle Field
Seasons
← 1956
1958 →
1957 Southwest Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 8 Rice $ 5 1 0     7 4 0
No. 11 Texas 4 1 1     6 4 1
No. 9 Texas A&M 4 2 0     8 3 0
SMU 3 3 0     4 5 1
Arkansas 2 4 0     6 4 0
TCU 2 4 0     5 4 1
Baylor 0 5 1     3 6 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

Contents

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 21 vs. Maryland* No. 2 Cotton BowlDallas, TX NBC W 21–13  
September 28 at Texas Tech* No. 2 Jones StadiumLubbock, TX (rivalry) W 21–0  
October 5 at Missouri* No. 5 Memorial StadiumColumbia, MO W 28–0  
October 12 Houston* No. 3 Kyle Field • College Station, TX W 28–6  
October 19 at TCU No. 3 Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX (rivalry) W 7–0  
October 26 Baylor No. 2 Kyle Field • College Station, TX (Battle of the Brazos) W 14–0  
November 2 at No. 11 Arkansas No. 1 Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR (rivalry) W 7–6  
November 9 SMU No. 1 Kyle Field • College Station, TX W 19–6  
November 16 at No. 20 Rice No. 1 Rice StadiumHouston, TX L 6–7  
November 28 Texas No. 4 Kyle Field • College Station, TX (rivalry) L 7–9  
December 27 vs. No. 13 Tennessee* No. 8 Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Gator Bowl) CBS L 0–3  
*Non-conference game.

RosterEdit

  • QB Charlie Milstead, So.

Team players drafted into the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
John David Crow Halfback 1 2 St. Louis Cardinals
Charlie Krueger Tackle 1 9 San Francisco 49ers
Bobby Joe Conrad Back 5 58 New York Giants
Bobby Marks Back 8 91 Los Angeles Rams
Ken Hall Back 14 165 Baltimore Colts
Roddy Osborne Back 17 204 Cleveland Browns

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Awards and honorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1958.htm
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-09-16. Retrieved 2007-11-23.