Archive for September, 2007

Auburn To Wear Throwback Uniforms (Sort Of) To Honor 1957 National Championship Team

By Posted on: September 30th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

This announcement from the University was released this evening… Auburn’s 1957 National Championship football team will be honored at Saturday’s Auburn-Vanderbilt game, recognizing the 50-year anniversary of the Ralph “Shug” Jordan-coached championship team. To commemorate the half century anniversary, Auburn will wear their white jerseys and pants, while the helmets will be without the AU Continue Story…

Miracle At The Swamp

By Posted on: September 30th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com There have surely been bigger wins. There have been wins that counted a whole lot more. But none have felt better than last night’s at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. On a night when the rapidly aging Lou Holtz said he had a better chance of winning a U.S. Senate race in Florida Continue Story…

War Eagle Hey!

By Posted on: September 29th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Has a victory ever felt better than tonight’s win over third-ranked Florida? Auburn’s coaches and players have hung together like true champions and tonight they get to enjoy the spoils of victory.   We’ll have much more coverage tomorrow, but for now I leave you with a post by a prick at Orange Continue Story…

Open Thread: Auburn vs. Florida

By Posted on: September 29th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

Game 5: Auburn vs. Florida Auburn Tigers (2-2) at #3 Florida Gators (4-0) Saturday, September 29, 2007 – 7:00 p.m. CT Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (88,548) – Gainesville, Florida Television: ESPNAnnouncers: Mike Patrick, Todd Blackledge and Holly Rowe Radio: The Auburn Network (throughout the Southeast); Sirius 114; Westwood One (Nationally) It’s week five of Auburn Continue Story…

Groves Forgets About Team In Pursuit Of Record

By Posted on: September 28th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Before I start, let me put out this disclaimer: I think Quentin Groves is incredible. He will forever have a special place in my heart for his performance against Alabama last year. Like Tre Smith and Stanley McClover, if he does nothing the rest of his career, he will still be an Continue Story…

Weekly Podcast With al.com

By Posted on: September 27th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

I sat down today with Kenny Smith at al.com to talk about this weekend’s game with the Florida Gators. Kenny knows Auburn football as well as anyone, and it’s always fun to get into a conversation with him about the Tigers. Alabama Live is the number one web site for news and sports in the state of Alabama Continue Story…

Ben Tate Loves New Offensive Line

By Posted on: September 27th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Auburn fans everywhere seem to be muted this week as the Tigers prepare for Saturday’s showdown with third ranked Florida. And let’s face it, there are plenty of reasons to be. I believe we’re all still coming to grips with the idea of three freshmen starting on the offensive line at Ben Continue Story…

Honey Watching Wednesday

By Posted on: September 26th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

There’s plenty to be envious of when talking about Florida. They are the reigning national champions in both football and basketball and they have thousands of recruits in-state begging to get a chance to play in Gainesville. But most important, they are the school that ESPN sideline reporter Erin Andrews calls home. Yes, Andrews is a Gator. Continue Story…