Archive for November, 2007

Auburn Puts Cards On The Table

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

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Auburn officials presented Tommy Tuberville with a new contract Friday evening. The deal includes an extension of two years to the existing contract and a raise of $200,000 annually through 2013. The two-year extension would put Tuberville under contract for the next six years. The new deal gives him a raise of Continue Story…

Tuberville Surprised By Reports

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

Phillip Marshall of The Huntsville Times managed to track down Tommy Tuberville and his entourage today in Arkansas. The good news: Apparently, Tuberville was as shocked as the rest of us were to the reports that he would become the next coach at Arkansas. Let’s hope this is the truth. Here’s the story from Marshall… Auburn coach Continue Story…

Tuberville Headed To Arkansas?

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

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Numerous media outlets in Arkansas are reporting tonight that Tommy Tuberville has agreed to become the new Razorback head coach. Matt Turner of KWNA reports that “multiple sources tell KNWA that Auburn’s Tommy Tuberville will be Arkansas’ next head football coach.” Update 9:20 p.m. CT: Here’s another report from KFSM in Ft. Smith, Continue Story…

Tuberville and Jacobs Don’t Meet As Planned

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

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com The Tommy Tuberville watch reached a fever pitch on Wednesday when word got out that the scheduled meeting with athletic director Jay Jacobs was cancelled. There’s been no explanation given on why the meeting was called off. However, athletic department sources say there’s nothing to be concerned about. One source told me Continue Story…

Honk If You Got Fired On Monday

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

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com And you thought you had a bad Monday. They were dropping like flies across the college football world yesterday. Georgia Tech head coach Chan Gailey kicked things off yesterday morning, claiming the first pink slip of the day. A few hours later Arkansas head coach Houston Nutt joined the list. The Nutt Continue Story…

Auburn, Tuberville Agree On New Seven Year Contract

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

Charles Goldberg of the Birmingham News is reporting tonight that Auburn and Tommy Tuberville have reached an agreement on a new seven-year contract. Here’s what Goldberg had to say on his blog… Auburn University and Tommy Tuberville agreed in principle Tuesday to extend his contract to seven years, said a source familiar with negotiations between the school Continue Story…

Hey Alabama! We Just Beat The Hell Out Of You

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

Conversation At Auburn Centers on Bowl Talk and Coaching Moves

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

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com The dust is starting to settle on the 72nd Iron Bowl. Talk now centers on what bowl Auburn will be heading to and whether or not Tommy Tuberville will be packing for Texas A&M, Arkansas or Nebraska. All indications are that Texas A&M is moving in another direction in its search for Continue Story…