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GAMES OF THE WEEK
GENE MENEZ
October 17, 2011
Here are the teams and themes to follow this weekend
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October 17, 2011

Games Of The Week

Here are the teams and themes to follow this weekend

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Unless Texas quickly solves its defensive backfield issues, this week's prolific passing offense from north of the Red River will deliver a drubbing similar to last week's.

NO. 20 BAYLOR at NO. 21 TEXAS A&M

What we've learned about the Bears

Baylor is more than just Robert Griffin III. In Saturday's 49--26 win over Iowa State, Terrance Ganaway ran for 200 yards and three scores, and receiver Kendall Wright caught a TD.

What we've learned about the Aggies

They still can't stop the pass. In the last three games A&M has allowed 1,339 yards through the air, including 391 on Saturday while barely beating Texas Tech 45--40.

What it will mean on Saturday

Facing the program that first threatened to block their move to the SEC, the Aggies will outscore Baylor before a bloodthirsty 12th Man, which will be the difference in the game.

NO. 19 VIRGINIA TECH at WAKE FOREST

What we've learned about the Hokies

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