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Smoke the Hogs!

By Posted on: August 30th, 2014 in Football 440 Comments »
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Razorbacks try to circle the wagons before the slaughter.Auburn vs. Arkansas, Open Thread.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! Today marks the 2014 season opener for the Auburn Tigers! Today, the Tigers take on the Arkansas Razorbacks, at 3:00 PM Central Time on the brand-spanking-new SEC Network. (channel 811 on my Charter dial, check Continue Story…

College Football TV Viewing Guide for Labor Day Weekend

By Posted on: August 29th, 2014 in Football, News 1 Comment »
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                    Which Auburn quarterback will get the most snaps Saturday against Arkansas?Week one of the 2014 college football season began Thursday night and continues through Labor Day on Monday. Saturday the Auburn Tigers face SEC West opponent the Arkansas Razorbacks at 3 CT in Jordan-Hare Stadium.The big question on everyone’s mind is how much will Continue Story…

More than a game…

By Posted on: August 29th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »
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Born into a household with a recent high school graduate for a mother, I was lacking a father for the first four years of my life. Luckily for me though, my grandfather, “Big Daddy” (as pegged by my cousin), was the missing piece to the puzzle. Acting as the primary father figure in my tyke Continue Story…

Random Thoughts on Opening Day, 2014!

By Posted on: August 28th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 12 Comments »
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It’s nearly time to BBQ some Hog!(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! College football begins tonight, and I think everyone is READY! It has been a long haul since A-Day way back in April, and I can’t wait till 3:00 Saturday afternoon, when Auburn kicks off against Arkansas in Jordan Hare Stadium. I Continue Story…

How Excited Are You About the Start of Auburn Football?

By Posted on: August 27th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 30 Comments »
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Take a walk around Auburn and you can just feel the excitement over the upcoming football season. Anticipation of the first game is always high. But there just seems to be something extra in the air this year. Could it be the fact that this will be the first year in the past eight to Continue Story…

The Professor of X

By Posted on: August 26th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 8 Comments »

What else is the 4-2-5 but a Professor X protocol?There is little doubt that Ellis Johnson knows a thing or two about defense and the Southeastern Conference. He has coached for four full decades, on four separate conference teams, three of whom played in the SEC championship game in each of three decades while he Continue Story…

Track Em Tigers’ 7th Annual Yahoo! Pick Em Contest

By Posted on: August 26th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 3 Comments »
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Sorry so late, but we simply couldn’t miss the chance for our 7th annual Track Em College Football Pick Em contest, sponsored by Yahoo! Sports. If you’ve never participated before, it’s real simple. Each week has a slate of Top 25 and SEC games where you choose the winner AGAINST THE SPREAD. At the end of Continue Story…

It’s Time to Save Tailgating; Push Back the Start of College Football

By Posted on: August 25th, 2014 in Football 13 Comments »
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Even though it feels like the inferno from hell in East Alabama, the calendar says otherwise. It’s game week in Auburn. College football is back. All is right with the world. Now let’s fix the damn thermometer.If season openers feel much warmer to you than in your childhood, there’s good reason. We played later in Continue Story…