The Texas A&M Aggies have had a handful of key players opt out of the 2020 season recently, including star WR Jhamon Ausbon.

That will have an impact on the Aggies this fall, but coach Jimbo Fisher is keeping an open mind about those players.

Speaking on Saturday, Fisher said the Aggies are planning to play without them, but would welcome back any player who has opted out with open arms:

Fisher also discussed the backup QB situation behind starter Kellen Mond. After former 4-star signee James Foster re-entered the transfer portal recently, Zach Calzada and Haynes King are competing for the backup job:

Texas A&M starts the season against Vanderbilt on Saturday. We’ll see if the Aggies can pull off a win against a team they’ll be heavily favored to beat.