Archive for July, 2008

Who Do You Hate The Most?

By Posted on: July 30th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

  By Jay Mark Schlabach of ESPN wrote a column yesterday that ranked the top 10 most hated college football teams in America. Ohio State, USC and Notre Dame rounded out the top three. Florida was the highest ranked SEC team, coming in fourth. Alabama was eighth on the list. Tennessee finished tenth. Writing about Alabama, Schlabach Continue Story…

Auburn Football 101: Historical Knowledge That Every Incoming Fan Needs To Know About Auburn

By Posted on: July 30th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

 Fullback James Owens carries the ball against Miss State in 1972. By War Eagle I’ll admit it. I didn’t know squat about Auburn football before I first came to campus in September, 1985. And as I pulled up into the parking lot of my first residence, CDV Extension, I wondered who this Bo fella Continue Story…

Brother Against Brother: The Top Intrastate College Football Rivalries In The Country

By Posted on: July 29th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

 Even though the rivalry is not competitive anymore, the Iron Bowl is still tops. By War Eagle Last week we took a look at the top interstate rivalries in CFB, but this week, we take a look at the fight for state supremacy, bragging rights over your friends and family for the next 365 days. Continue Story…

Monday Morning Coffee and Auburn Football

By Posted on: July 28th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

 Tuberville’s team is picked in the West; but watch out for the Nutt.   By Jay This past week’s SEC Media Days in Birmingham didn’t produce a lot of drama outside of Alabama making complete fools of themselves by having a lawyer issue a subpoena to Tennessee coach Phil Fulmer. Never mind that Fulmer committed no crime Continue Story…

Skyhawks Tangle with the Tigers

By Posted on: July 25th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

 Don’t adjust your picture. These are the uniforms of the Skyhawks. By Acid      November 8th is Homecoming, at Auburn, and this year’s tasty dessert for the day is the U. T. Martin Skyhawks. The scheduling of yet another Championship Subdivision team has been the topic of much debate among the Auburn faithful. While it Continue Story…

Tuberville Talks Auburn Football At SEC Media Days

By Posted on: July 25th, 2008 in Member Post Comments Off

Tony Franklin’s New Chapter Is A Good Read

By Posted on: July 24th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

 Tony Franklin’s success will depend a lot on the development of Kodi Burns.   By Jay Rewind the calendar one year and it’s a safe bet that less than 1% of the state’s college football fans could pick Tony Franklin out in a lineup. His name recognition was lower than the Libertarian Party presidential Continue Story…

Today Marks the Start of the 2008 College Football Season

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

  By Jay Today marks the unofficial start of the 2008 college football season. SEC Media Days gets underway this morning in Birmingham. Wednesday’s featured schools include Florida, Miss State, LSU and Vanderbilt. Head coaches and top players from each institution will take questions from literally hundreds of media representatives across the country. Here’s some good Continue Story…