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Texas A&M fans react to Nick Saban saying they bought their No. 1 recruiting class

Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher talking before Alabama-TAMU game in 2018
via: Marvin Gentry USA Today Sports

When speaking at an event in Birmingham on Wednesday Nick Saban shared his full thoughts on name, image and likeness in a lengthy answer which included Saban stating that Texas A&M had paid their entire 2022 recruiting class.

“We were second in recruiting last year,” Saban said. “A&M was first. A&M bought every player on their team. Made a deal for name, image and likeness. We didn’t pay one player Aight? But I don’t know if we’re going to be able to sustain that in the future, because more and more people are doing it. It’s tough.”

Saban’s comments quickly struck a chord with Aggies fans who expressed their own thoughts on social media shortly following the event:

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