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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) passes against Alabama during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 6 Texas A&M

No. 1 Alabama held off No. 6 Texas A&M, 49-42 Saturday in a highly-anticipated SEC game at Kyle Field.

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: AJ McCarron
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up before a game against of the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

AJ McCarron of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms
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AJ McCarron of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up before a game against the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field. (Sept. 14, 2013)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: AJ McCarron
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up before a game against of the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: AJ McCarron
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up before a game against the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: AJ McCarron
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: AJ McCarron #10 of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up before a game against the Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Texas A&M offensive linesman Germain Ifedi (74), quarterback
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Texas A&M offensive linesman Germain Ifedi (74), quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) and Alabama defensive lineman Ed Stinson (49) pause between plays during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) is tackled
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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) is tackled by Alabama defensive back Ha Ha Clinton-Dix (6) during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) passes against
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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) passes against Alabama during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) is tackled
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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) is tackled by Alabama defensive back Ha Ha Clinton-Dix (6) during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Texas A&M running back Ben Malena (1) scores
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Texas A&M running back Ben Malena (1) scores on a 1-yard touchdown run against Alabama during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Texas A&M running back Ben Malena (1) takes
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Texas A&M running back Ben Malena (1) takes the ball in for a touchdown as Alabama linebacker Trey DePriest (33) defends during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Texas A&M fans cheer against Alabama during the
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Texas A&M fans cheer against Alabama during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Planes do a fly over before an NCAA
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Planes do a fly over before an NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and Alabama Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Texas A&M running back Ben Malena (1) celebrates
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Texas A&M running back Ben Malena (1) celebrates with offensive linesman Cedric Ogbuehi (70) and tight end Cameron Clear (85) after scoring a touchdown during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Alabama Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Texas A&M running back Ben Malena (1) is
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Texas A&M running back Ben Malena (1) is lifted in celebration offensive linesman Cedric Ogbuehi (70) after scoring a touchdown during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Alabama, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel #2 of the Texas A&M Aggies warms up before a game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel #2 of the Texas A&M Aggies warms up before a game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel #2 of the Texas A&M Aggies warms up before a game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel #2 of the Texas A&M Aggies warms up before a game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Alabama wide receiver Kevin Norwood (83) celebrates his
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Alabama wide receiver Kevin Norwood (83) celebrates his 22-yard touchdown pass against Texas A&M with teammates including, O.J. Howard (88), Christion Jones (22) and Austin Shepherd (79) during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Alabama wide receiver Kevin Norwood (83) comes down
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Alabama wide receiver Kevin Norwood (83) comes down with a 22-yard touchdown pass as Texas A&M defensive back De'Vante Harris (1) defends during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Johnny Manziel #2 of Texas A&M Aggies walks to the field before the start of the game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Fans cheers on the set of ESPN's College
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Fans cheers on the set of ESPN's College Gameday before an NCAA college football game between Alabama and Texas A&M on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Fans cheers on the set of ESPN's College
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Fans cheers on the set of ESPN's College Gameday before an NCAA college football game between Alabama and Texas A&M Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

R.C. Slocum, right, former Texas A&M football coach,
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R.C. Slocum, right, former Texas A&M football coach, right, joins fans as they cheer on the set of EPSN's College Gameday before an NCAA college football game between Alabama and Texas A&M Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Rochelle Luttrall, mother of Texas A&M tight end
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Rochelle Luttrall, mother of Texas A&M tight end Nehemiah Hicks, shows her support as she arrives at Kyle Filed for an NCAA college football game between Alabama and Texas A&M Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Elijah Dickens shows his Alabama roll tide tattoo
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Elijah Dickens shows his Alabama roll tide tattoo while arriving for the NCAA college football game between Alabama and Texas A&M Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Fans draw beer from a truck in a
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Fans draw beer from a truck in a tailgating area prior to an NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and Alabama, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Fan Justin Kelly, center, grills out in a
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Fan Justin Kelly, center, grills out in a tailgating area prior to an NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and Alabama, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Alabama fan Jim Seale uses a sign and
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Alabama fan Jim Seale uses a sign and balloons as he seeks tickets for the NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and Alabama outside the stadium, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Fans grill out in a tailgating area prior
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Fans grill out in a tailgating area prior to an NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and Alabama, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Fans toss a football as they file into
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Fans toss a football as they file into Kyle Field for an NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and Alabama, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

A fan seeking tickets for the NCAA college
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A fan seeking tickets for the NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and Alabama holds a sign outside the stadium, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) warms up
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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) warms up before an NCAA college football game against Alabama Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Alabama fan Brian Dawes, center, takes part in
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Alabama fan Brian Dawes, center, takes part in a tailgate party prior to an NCAA college football game between Texas A&M and Alabama, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin, right, shakes
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Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin, right, shakes hands with Alabama head coach Nick Saban, left, before their NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up for
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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up for an NCAA college football game against Alabama. (Sept. 14, 2013)

Alabama head coach Nick Saban, right, and Texas
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Alabama head coach Nick Saban, right, and Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin greet before an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

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Alabama head coach Nick Saban, rightft and Texas
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Alabama head coach Nick Saban, rightft and Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin greet before an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Texas A&M
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Texas A&M fans pose near the stadium before the start of the game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: A Johnny
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: A Johnny Manziel fan poses near the stadium before the start of the game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Texas A&M
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Texas A&M fans pose near the stadium before the start of the game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: An Alabama
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: An Alabama fan poses near the stadium before the start of the game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Texas A&M
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Texas A&M fans pose near the stadium before the start of the game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Texas A&M
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COLLEGE STATION, TX - SEPTEMBER 14: Texas A&M fans pose near the stadium before the start of the game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and Texas A&M Aggies at Kyle Field on September 14, 2013 in College Station, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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