Archive for May, 2008

An All-Orange Bash!

By Posted on: May 14th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By Acid ReignParaswarm@aol.com Hard on the heels of a collision with LSU, Auburn will play host to the Tennessee Vols, on September 27. The Vols will have been already tested, having played at revamped UCLA, a tuneup against UAB at home, then they host the Florida Gators, before traveling to the Plains. Tennessee could be Continue Story…

Help the Victims and Make Auburn A Winner

By Posted on: May 13th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

The guys at Fanblogs.com and Every Day Should Be Saturday.com have come up with a cool idea to help victims of the numerous tragedies around the country – the tornadoes in the Midwest, the storms in the Southeast and the wildfires in Florida and California. They are holding a contest called The Charity Bowl. Basically, they rank the top Continue Story…

Does Auburn Want To Be More Than Just A Football School?

By Posted on: May 12th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Does Slater stay? Few will argue that Auburn’s athletic program is in solid shape top to bottom. Most of the non-revenue sports are competitive in the SEC. Some are tops in the country – see men’s and women’s swimming. The same cannot be said for two of the three teams that drive Continue Story…

How Great Is Tommy Tuberville?

By Posted on: May 8th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com   Greatness is a word that means different things to different people. That’s certainly the case when judging the success of a college football program. Earlier this week, Phillip Marshall of The Huntsville Times questioned whether Tommy Tuberville has built a great program at Auburn. No one will argue that he’s build a solid Continue Story…

Tigers vs. Tigers in Prime Time

By Posted on: May 6th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By Acid ReignParaswarm@aol.com On September 20th, at 7:00 PM, a major war will take place in Jordan-Hare Stadium. Auburn and LSU will fight it out, and the winner will have the inside track towards the Western Division title. The game has been picked up by ESPN HD, and will be on national television. The late kickoff Continue Story…

Former Auburn Players Come Together For Joe Cribbs Youth Foundation

By Posted on: May 5th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com I attended a cool event over the weekend in Columbus, Georgia. Each year the ministries of former Auburn All-American Joe Cribbs, Alabama great Jeremiah Castille and former Georgia All-American David Pollack put on a celebrity golf tournament at the local country club. It’s an opportunity to raise money for each of the Continue Story…

Nostalgia Friday: 1993 Auburn vs. Florida

By Posted on: May 2nd, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com A few weeks back we took a look at the epic 1994 Auburn-Florida game. It’s probably still the biggest win over the Gators in series history – although some of you may argue that point. Today we look at another great Florida game – the one that occurred a year earlier. Auburn Continue Story…

BCS Playoff: Who’s Leading, Who’s Following, and Who’s Getting the Hell in the Way

By Posted on: May 1st, 2008 in Football Comments Off

By War Eagle Atlantaglg68@aol.com This week, the commissioners of the big six BCS conferences meet in Miami to discuss the state of the BCS and possibly propose various playoff scenarios. Mr. College Football himself, Tony Barnhart of the AJC, wrote a series of articles last week about the subject, culminating in Sunday’s blockbuster expose’ which should Continue Story…