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Contempt, egos kill state's best rivalry

UT's arrogance, A&M's inferiority complex share blame for thwarting Texas tradition

Updated: November 23, 2011, 11:30 AM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

Texas and Texas A&M meet for the 118th time in football on Thanksgiving Day. Then they'll go their separate ways.

Perhaps forever. It's sad, really.

Florida and Florida State play, though they're in different conferences. So do Clemson and South Carolina. Georgia and Georgia Tech, too.

But Texas and Texas A&M won't.

Ridiculous.

Two great universities -- one consumed with an inferiority complex and the other consumed with arrogance -- are ruining our state's ...

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