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Texas' rush defense shows cracks

Longhorns find a way to beat rival Aggies but look vulnerable stopping the run

Updated: November 27, 2009, 7:27 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- For Texas, Thanksgiving Day wasn't about style points or making a statement -- unless you were Colt McCoy taking a major step toward winning the Heisman Trophy. The Longhorns just needed to march out of Texas A&M's Kyle Field with a victory. They did that in an entertaining 49-39 win that produced the highest point total in the history of the series.

But Texas needed a sterling performance from McCoy and a late kickoff return for a touchdown from freshman Marquise ...

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