Archive for May, 2008

Welcome to Track’em Tigers

By Posted on: May 23rd, 2008 in Football Comments Off

Track’em Tigers was started in July 2007 and has quickly grown into the most popular Auburn blog on the internet. The site is part of the SB Nation Network, the largest sports blogging conglomerate in the country. SB Nation covers more than 40 colleges and all of the NFL, NBA, MLB and numerous other sports including NASCAR and Continue Story…

98 Days Until Football…

By Posted on: May 23rd, 2008 in Football Comments Off

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Neutral Site Games Helping Bama Make it Back to Atlanta Any Way It Can

By Posted on: May 23rd, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By War Eagle Atlantaglg68@aol.com    Eight complete seasons have passed since Alabama last made it to Atlanta for an SEC championship game. That’s the second longest drought from any SEC team that has gone toAtlanta, right behind MississippiState’s last (and only) appearance in 1998. Needless to say, Tide fans are especially hungry for a return since the arrival of Nick Continue Story…

Changes Coming To Track’em Tigers

By Posted on: May 21st, 2008 in News Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Like Sheryl Crow says, a change will do you good. And that’s exactly what’s happening here at Track’em Tigers. We are changing for the better. As most of you know, we are part of the SB Nation Network, the largest sports blogging network in the country. We have blogs for all the major sports. Continue Story…

Bo is Still Tops

By Posted on: May 19th, 2008 in Member Post Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com It’s hard to believe that most teenagers have no recollection of Bo Jackson’s playing career. Time does move fast. Gone are the days where Bo could show up on campus and cause high school All-Americans to wet themselves at the mere sight of the great one. He was a tremendous recruiting tool Continue Story…

Slater Era Comes to End at Auburn

By Posted on: May 18th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com In a move that surprised some, Auburn baseball coach Tom Slater stepped down on Saturday after a meeting with Athletic Director Jay Jacobs. In four seasons as Auburn’s head coach, Slater had an overall record of 115-113 and a Southeastern Conference record of 43-77. Throughout the season, Jacobs has been vocal in Continue Story…

Nostalgia Friday: 1957 National Champions

By Posted on: May 16th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Today’s Nostalgia Friday salutes the 1957 National Championship team. In Shug Jordan’s seventh season, he led Auburn to a perfect 10-0 season. How dominant was this team? They gave up only 28 points all year. Stop and think about that for a second. It’s simply amazing. In victories over Tennessee, Florida, Georgia and Alabama, Continue Story…

How The West Was (Is) Won

By Posted on: May 15th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By War Eagle Atlantaglg68@aol.com   After reading Jay’s excellent article last week on what passes for greatness when it comes to coaches on the Plains, it got me thinking about all the ways we’ve come to define it, regardless of whom we choose to bestow it upon. The most popular is through SEC championships, and Continue Story…