Archive for October, 2006

Don’t Panic Yet! Auburn’s Defense Matches Up Well With Florida’s Offense

By Posted on: October 9th, 2006 in Football Comments Off

Despite the doom and gloom surrounding the Auburn program this week, the Tigers outlook for this weekend’s game with Florida is much brighter. Simply put, they match up better with the Gators than they did with Arkansas. Tommy Tuberville loves to recruit speed over size on defense and it works most of the time. He likes Continue Story…

Who Will Emerge As SEC Champions?

By Posted on: October 9th, 2006 in Football Comments Off

We termed this past weekend, “Separation Saturday in the SEC” and now we’re left to sort it out. The weekend’s games certainly rearranged the conference order. And it also threw out all conventional wisdom. Coming out of SEC Media Days this summer, Auburn and LSU were considered the class of the conference. Now both will Continue Story…

EDSBS: Auburn’s Original Axis Of Evil

By Posted on: October 9th, 2006 in Football Comments Off

During game week you always want to check in on the enemy, especially when it’s a season defining game like this one. And they don’t get any bigger than this weekend’s Auburn-Florida game. For you youngsters who don’t much about history, I don’t know much biology, Auburn and Florida were once great rivals back in the days Continue Story…

ESPN GameDay Heading To Auburn This Weekend

By Posted on: October 8th, 2006 in Football Comments Off

Rumors are circulating around internet message boards today thatESPN’s College GameDay is headed to Auburn this weekend. Most had assumed that Auburn’s 27-10 loss to Arkansas on Saturday all but eliminated the Tigers from consideration. Two weeks ago during the pre-game radio broadcast of the South Carolina game, GameDay host Kirk Herbstreit hinted that they were headed to Continue Story…

Tuberville: Yes Houston, I’ll Be Your Whipping Boy

By Posted on: October 8th, 2006 in Football Comments Off

Arkansas coach Houston Nutt made Tommy Tuberville his bitch for three hours Saturday afternoon. And it wasn’t pretty to watch. While Auburn and its fans were worrying about the BCS, Nutt and his Razorback team were preparing for the coup of a lifetime. The results were impressive and mind-boggling all at the same time. Most Auburn Continue Story…

Auburn Drops To 10th In Coaches; 11th In AP

By Posted on: October 8th, 2006 in Football Comments Off

Auburn’s meltdown Saturday afternoon against Arkansas costs them nine spots in the AP poll and seven spots in the Coaches Poll. Surprisingly, the Tigers only dropped to 10th in the Coaches poll after previously being third. It was much worse with the writer’s. Auburn dropped out of the top 10 in the AP Poll for the first Continue Story…

This Is Auburn!

By Posted on: October 8th, 2006 in Football Comments Off

This essay has been circulating around the Auburn message boards the past week and is really well done. I have to say that this pretty much sums up what it’s like to be an Auburn person. Now is the perfect time to share it with you. God knows we all need a little pick me Continue Story…

Go Tell It on the Mountain: Auburn’s Tuberville Goes After the BCS and College Presidents

By Posted on: October 5th, 2006 in Football Comments Off

You’ve got to give it to Tommy Tuberville. He knows how to make some noise. Driving around today listening to my XM Radio, I couldn’t change the channel without hearing the talking heads ranting about Tuberville’s comments. In case you missed it, Tuberville is at it again - he’s attacking the BCS and the college presidents Continue Story…