GAVIN STANSBURY RECENTLY EARNED THE Defensive Player of the Year honor at the annual Texas A&M Football Banquet at the Zone Club at Kyle Field. Junior defensive end Gavin Stansbury (Franklin, La.) finished the 2013 regular season tied for the team lead with three quarterback sacks and contributed 47 tackles from his defensive end spot. He came on strong down the stretch with 42 tackles in the final seven games of the regular season. During that span, Stansbury had a career-high 10 stops vs. Auburn and nine vs. Vanderbilt. Texas A&M will battle Duke in the Chick-Fil-A Bowl Tuesday night at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia.