Fort Worth — At all levels of football, offensive trends come and go. But most coaches cling to one timeless bromide: Defense wins championships.
Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin, one of the nation’s top offensive innovators, does not downplay the significance of stopping power in a team’s title quest. That is why he is excited by the return of three defensive starters to the sixth-ranked Aggies’ lineup for Saturday’s high-stakes showdown at 2:30 p.m. in Kyle Field against No. 1 Alabama in the SEC opener for both schools.
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