The countdown is on. In five Saturdays the Texas A&M football team will kick off the Mike Sherman era.
The Aggies will host Arkansas State in the opener August 30.
Among the first things fans will notice is Jorvorskie Lane at fullback, freeing Mike Goodson up to make big plays.
At Big XII media days in Kansas City, offensive lineman Travis Schneider said, "That kid is something else when he hits that edge and gets into the open field, it's hard to contend with someone like that."
KBTX News 3 Sports will kick off its tour of the Conference Of Record Sunday at 10. Over the course of six days we will preview both the south and the north divisions.
Leading off Sunday night will be the Iowa State Cyclones.