Archive for November, 2007

Auburn Players Take Weekend Off

By Posted on: November 15th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Talk about the calm before the storm… There is hardly anything happening on the Plains this week. The team practiced for about 90 minutes on Thursday and will take the weekend off before reconvening on Sunday.  Most of the players are planning on going home and having Thanksgiving with their families. Many Continue Story…

Is Auburn Just Another Job For Tuberville?

By Posted on: November 13th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Can you feel it? A funny thing is starting to happen with Auburn people. Whether it’s on talk radio, blogs, message boards or around the water cooler, Auburn fans are getting sick of the Tommy Tuberville tap dance with University officials. For weeks now, Auburn fans have lavished praise on the ninth Continue Story…

Iron Bowl Pushed To Evening Start

By Posted on: November 12th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Here’s a sure sign your season hasn’t gone as planned: CBS passed on the Iron Bowl in favor of Tennessee at Kentucky. Who could have predicted that in August? The Alabama game will be televised by ESPN and will start at 7 p.m. Central on November 24th. The Tigers are 3-1 on the World Wide Leader this year. Continue Story…

Blacked Out And Beat Up In Athens

By Posted on: November 11th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Emotionless. Unprepared. There are many words to describe Auburn’s thumping by Georgia on Saturday. In the end, it was just plain embarrassing. The Tiger’s 45-20 loss at Sanford Stadium will go down as one of the poorest efforts in Auburn football history. Not since losing by 24 points to Alabama at home Continue Story…

Open Thread… Family Feud Edition

By Posted on: November 10th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

Auburn Tigers Georgia Bulldogs 7-3, 4-2 SEC 7-2, 4-2 SEC Game 11: #17 Auburn at #10 Georgia Auburn Tigers (7-3) vs. Georgia Bulldogs (7-2) Saturday, November 10, 2007 – 2:30 p.m. Central Time Sanford Stadium (92,746) – Athens, Georgia Television: CBS Sports Announcers: Verne Lundquist (play-by-play), Gary Danielson (color commentary), Tracy Wolfson (sidelines) Radio: The Continue Story…

All Eyes Will Be On Brandon Cox

By Posted on: November 9th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com The last two games of the season are where legends are made at Auburn. They’ve turned players into Heisman Trophy winners and teams into SEC champions. Regardless of what happens in the first nine games, a team’s success is judged by how it performs at Amen Corner. No one knows that better Continue Story…

al.com Weekly Podcast…

By Posted on: November 7th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

sat down today with my friend Kenny Smith from al.com to discuss this weekend’s matchup with tenth-ranked Georgia. We both agree that the game may be won at the margins – meaning turnovers and special teams. The contest will probably come down to strength vs. strength – Georgia’s offense against Auburn’s defense. The winner takes all. Alabama Continue Story…

Auburn Players Are Ready For Georgia

By Posted on: November 7th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com With the Deep South’s oldest rivalry only two days away now, let’s shelf the Tommy Tuberville to Texas A&M talk and focus on what’s most important – Auburn vs. Georgia. Tuberville said practices have been spirited all week. On Tuesday there were reports of numerous skirmishes between players at practice. Auburn coaches Continue Story…