ESPN Insider's Jeff Dooley pegged the team in each conference he thinks will most likely to take a step back in 2010, and his pick for the Big 12 was Texas A&M.
Here's his reasoning:
Speaking of "it" teams, the Aggies have been earning plenty of buzz this offseason as a candidate to break through in the Big 12. While this isn't entirely unwarranted -- Ryan Tannehill's midseason insertion at QB, for example, greatly improved the team's offensive production last season -- there are warning signs for the Aggies as well.
Statistically, A&M was mediocre last season in the categories that correlate most significantly with college football success. And there are some key areas (turnover margin, 80th nationally; sacks allowed, 104th
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