2 results for month: 04/2012

Top-10 All-Time Texas A&M Players Include Three Seahawks Alumni

In well over 100 years as a program, Texas A&M football has racked up nearly 700 wins, drawn millions of fans and boasted some of the most imposing players in the country. The Dallas Morning News recently presented the ten best players in Texas A&M history, and wouldn't you know, three of them went on to enjoy careers with the Seahawks. Presented in order of selection: 6. Sam Adams, DT: Adams started all three years for the Aggies, leading the team in tackles for loss (13), sacks (10.5), forced fumbles (5), and fumble recoveries (3), while making 78 tackles during his junior year. He was a consensus first-team All-America and was named ...

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Apps for Athletes

April 8, 2012 By Steve Kelly The doctor's words were chilling. Even if Joe Tafoya subconsciously knew the post-surgery verdict on his injured foot, his athlete's heart was ready to fight against it. "OK, Joe," his surgeon told him, "you'll never be able to run, jump or pivot the way that you have in the past. To the level you have in the past. I don't know what that means for you in your professional career, but things are going to change drastically for you." In the middle of the 2008 training camp, at the tail end of his career, defensive end Joe Tafoya broke a bone and tore ligaments in his foot. The foot was in a boot for six ...

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