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P W Elder is a Civil War buff, upland bird hunter, and Auburn blogger. He loves tailgating with his family and friends, following all things Auburn, and spending time with his wife in the Loveliest Village on the Plains.

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2014 – A Historic Year for SEC and College Football?

By Posted on: July 16th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, News 9 Comments »
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                                                                                                                      (photo:Mark Gentry,USAToday)If you didn’t get a chance to see SEC Commissioner Mike Slive’s opening remarks at SEC Media Days, you missed what is probably the most important news that will come out of the Hoover meetings this year. Commissioner Slive said 2014 was going to be “a historic Continue Story…

C.J. Uzomah – “We’ll Get Back on Track”

By Posted on: July 15th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                      (photo:USAToday file)Gus Malzahn had to face the media Monday after what had to be  a very distressing two weeks, starting with the death of former player Phillip Lutzenkirchen and ending with Friday’s disappointing actions of his starting quarterback. Despite those problems, anyone watching him at SEC Media Days could see he showed the same Continue Story…

Sammie Coates Nominated for Biletnikoff Award

By Posted on: July 15th, 2014 in Football, News Comment »

The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation announced today that Auburn Wide Receiver Sammie Coates has been named to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List.Coates was the Tigers’ No. 1 receiver last year, catching 42 passes for 902 yards and seven touchdowns; a number good enough to finish third in the country at nearly 22 yards per catch. Continue Story…

Dismukes Continues to be Honored With Pre-Season Award Watch List

By Posted on: July 15th, 2014 in Football, News Comment »
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                                                                                                     (photo:Tood Van Ernst,Auburn media))Reese Dismukes was selected by the Rotary Lombardi Award Committee for their pre-season watch list on Monday. It was the third pre-season list the Auburn Center has been named to this year. The award recognizes the nation’s top college down lineman on offense or defense. Reese has also made the Watch Continue Story…

Gus Malzahn Fielding Questions at SEC Media Days

By Posted on: July 14th, 2014 in Football, News 3 Comments »

In a Q&A session at SEC Media Days, Auburn Coach, Gus Malzahn covered topics from Nick Marshall’s status to his feelings about the 2013 SEC Championship year to his thoughts about the upcoming season. Gus said he feels good about where the Auburn program is at present but this year he wants players and coaches Continue Story…

Should Nick Marshall Still Represent Auburn at SEC Media Days?

By Posted on: July 12th, 2014 in Football, News 18 Comments »
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Auburn Pre-season Marked by Players Receiving National Recognition

By Posted on: July 11th, 2014 in Football, News 1 Comment »
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    Auburn Quarterback Nick Marshall continues to garner pre-season honors. (photo:Anthony Hall,Auburn media)The days immediately following July 4th celebrations are always an exciting time of the year for college football fanatics. It’s a time when you can begin to tell the long off season is winding down and college football is just around the Continue Story…

Tribute to the 2014 Track ‘Em Tigers Auburn Football Hall of Fame

By Posted on: July 9th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 5 Comments »
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                Frank Sanders with Bob Hope on the 1994 All-American TV Show. (photo:Auburn media file)Auburn University has a football heritage that is one of the richest  in all of college sports. In fact, some of the greatest to ever play the game have worn the Orange and Blue. The Tigers have had four College Football Continue Story…