UT linebacker Malik Jefferson picks up a Rice fumble and runs it back for a touchdown in the third quarter at Royal-Memorial Stadium on Saturday September 12, 2015. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

BEVO BEAT Football

Eating too much candy on Halloween causes stomach aches, so do warmups in Ames

Posted October 31st, 2015


Texas standout freshman linebacker Malik Jefferson missed the start of the the Texas-Iowa State football game Saturday for a typical Halloween alignment.

He had a stomach ache.

Jefferson went through warmups, but was absent on the first drive of the game, causing chaos on Twitter.




With no Jefferson, Tim Cole got the start.


Jefferson returned for the next defensive series.


That same drive, Texas lost starting defensive back Duke Thomas.


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