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The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time 

Ranker College Football
Updated February 13, 2020 7.5k votes 1.2k voters 16.4k views 72 items

Hailing from College Station, Texas, where football is everything, the Aggies of Texas A&M are held to very high standard of excellence. It's Texas. We've all seen "Friday Night Lights." The Aggies have won three National Championships and Eighteen Conference Titles. Those are undeniable numbers. This is a proud and consistently competitive football program.

With two Heisman Trophy winners and 22 Consensus All-Americans, Texas A&M has fostered some terrific individual talent to go along with their stellar team play. But who is the greatest of all time?

The following is a list of the best Texas A&M football players ever. It's up to you, Rankers. Vote for who you think the very best Aggies in the history of this storied program.
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1
Von Miller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker, Defensive end

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas

Age: 29

Teams: Texas A&M Aggies football, Denver Broncos

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2
Johnny Manziel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
3
Mike Evans is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
TylerBBoyd added Wide receiver

Birthplace: Galveston, Texas

Age: 25

Teams: Texas A&M Aggies football

4
Myles Garrett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Myles Garrett

Defensive End

5
Dat Nguyen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

Birthplace: Fort Chaffee Maneuver Training Center, Arkansas, USA

Age: 43

Teams: Texas A&M Aggies football, Dallas Cowboys

6
John David Crow is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Running back, Halfback

Birthplace: Marion, Louisiana

Age: 83

7
Shane Lechler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Shane Lechler Punter

Birthplace: East Bernard, Texas

Age: 42

Teams: Oakland Raiders, Houston Texans

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8
Ryan Tannehill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Quarterback, Wide receiver

Birthplace: Lubbock, Texas

Age: 30

Teams: Texas A&M Aggies football, Miami Dolphins

9
Jake Mathews is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
bigulcards added
10
Quentin Coryatt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

Birthplace: Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, United States Virgin Islands

Age: 48

11
Ray Childress is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Ray Childress Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee

Age: 56

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12
Martellus Bennett is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Tight end

Birthplace: Alief, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Age: 31

Teams: Texas A&M Aggies football, Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants

Tight End

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13
Sam Adams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

Birthplace: Houston, Texas

Age: 42

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14
Lester Hayes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Lester Hayes Cornerback, Safety

Birthplace: Houston, Texas

Age: 64

Teams: Texas A&M Aggies football, Oakland Raiders

Conerback

15
Aaron Glenn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

Birthplace: Humble, Texas

Age: 46

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16
Josh Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Josh Reynolds Wide Reciever

Wide Receiver

17
Luke Joeckel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Baddog added Tackle

Birthplace: Arlington, Texas

Age: 27

Teams: Jacksonville Jaguars

18
Kevin Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Cornerback

Birthplace: Orange, Texas

Age: 48

19
Michael Bennett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Running back

Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Age: 40

Teams: San Diego Chargers

Defensive End

20
Richmond Webb is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Tackle

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas

Age: 52

21
Leeland McElroy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Leeland McElroy Running back

Birthplace: Beaumont, Texas

Age: 44

22
Jack Pardee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
23
Greg Hill is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
Running back

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas

Age: 47

24
Ty Warren is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
SoccerStagg added Defensive tackle

Birthplace: Bryan, Texas

Age: 38

Teams: Texas A&M Aggies football, Denver Broncos, New England Patriots

Defensive End

25
Jorvorskie Lane is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Texas A&M Football Players of All Time
TylerBBoyd added Running back

Birthplace: Lufkin, Texas

Age: 32

Teams: Miami Dolphins