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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

DateOpponentRankSiteTVResult
September 21vs. Maryland*No. 2NBCW 21–13
September 28at Texas Tech*No. 2W 21–0
October 5at Missouri*No. 5W 28–0
October 12Houston*No. 3
  • Kyle Field
  • College Station, TX
W 28–6
October 19at TCUNo. 3W 7–0
October 26BaylorNo. 2
W 14–0
November 2at No. 11 ArkansasNo. 1W 7–6
November 9SMUNo. 1
  • Kyle Field
  • College Station, TX
W 19–6
November 16at No. 20 RiceNo. 1L 6–7
November 28TexasNo. 4
  • Kyle Field
  • College Station, TX (rivalry)
L 7–9
December 27vs. No. 13 Tennessee*No. 8CBSL 0–3
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to the 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.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)