Friday, August 15, 2014
Sumlin cancels practice; Aggies rejoice
By Sam Khan Jr.
The Texas A&M Aggies were dressed out, padded up and ready to begin their second practice of the day on Thursday and their 15th of preseason training camp until Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin delivered a special message with a change of plans.
"We're going to see a movie ... no practice."
The way the players celebrated, you would think they were just told they won the SEC championship.
The good folks at AggieFBLife.com captured Sumlin delivering the news and the player reaction:
The Aggies got some rest before a full scrimmage scheduled for Friday evening, their third scrimmage of camp and their second of the week after a "mini-scrimmage" on Wednesday.
Let's just say the team was a fan of the decision and of Sumlin himself. Here are some of the reactions from A&M players on Twitter: