1957 Texas A&M Aggies football team

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1957 Texas A&M Aggies football
Gator Bowl, L 0–3 vs. Tennessee
Conference Southwest Conference
Ranking
Coaches #10
AP #9
1957 record 8–3 (4–2 SWC)
Head coach Bear Bryant
Home stadium Kyle Field
Seasons
« 1956 1958 »

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.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 21 vs. Maryland* #2 Cotton BowlDallas, TX NBC W 21–13  
September 28 at Texas Tech* #2 Jones StadiumLubbock, TX (Rivalry) W 21–0  
October 5 Missouri* #5 Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX W 28–0  
October 12 Houston* #3 Kyle Field • College Station, TX W 28–6  
October 19 at TCU #3 Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX W 7–0  
October 26 Baylor #2 Kyle Field • College Station, TX (Battle of the Brazos) W 14–0  
November 2 at #11 Arkansas #1 Razorback StadiumFayetteville, AR (Rivalry) W 7–6  
November 9 SMU #1 Kyle Field • College Station, TX W 19–6  
November 16 at #20 Rice #1 Rice StadiumHouston, TX L 6–7  
November 28 Texas #4 Kyle Field • College Station, TX (Rivalry) L 7–9  
December 27 vs. #13 Tennessee* #8 Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, FL (Gator Bowl) CBS L 0–3  
*Non-conference game.

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Team Players drafted into the NFL[edit]

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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