Archive for August, 2008

Who is Chris Todd?

By Posted on: August 20th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

 Will Chris Todd get the starting nod on opening day? By Jay It took less time to determine the 2000 presidential election than it has taken for Auburn to name a starting quarterback. Offensive coordinator Tony Franklin assures us this is a good thing. Most Auburn fans will tell you they feel more comfortable Continue Story…

Auburn Is Golden at Beijing Olympics

By Posted on: August 19th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

 Kirsty Coventry led Auburn’s gold rush at the Olympic games. By Jay I hope you’ll oblige me today and let me veer away from football a little. Over the past week I’ve realized that most of us have missed out on something special. You probably already know what I’m talking about. I’m referring to Continue Story…

In Case You Missed Saban On The Cover Of Forbes…

By Posted on: August 17th, 2008 in Football Comments Off

Arms Race Continues To Push College Football Prices Higher

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

A Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium is not cheap. By Jay I can still remember it like it was yesterday.  My first Auburn game: October 4, 1975. Auburn vs. Virginia Tech. Ticket price: $7.00. As a student in the 80′s I paid $24 for season tickets. My how times have changed. As Auburn gets ready Continue Story…

Auburn Releases New Football Poster

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

 Hat Tip to the War Eagle Reader

Thanksgiving Weekend Bash

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

 You have to like Auburn’s chances of getting lucky number seven.   Editor’s Note: Acid Reign has spent the past three months previewing each of Auburn’s contests this season. Today, in his 12th installment he looks at the Iron Bowl. I guarantee you won’t find a more thorough preview than here. Phil Steele has nothing Continue Story…

Enthusiasm Is Not A Problem On The Plains

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

By Jay Honk if you’ve had your ass kicked by Lee Ziemba. If you haven’t heard, there was another throw down at practice on Tuesday. This time it involved offensive lineman Ryan Pugh and defensive end Antonio Coleman with an assist by Ziemba. Those at practice said it was a good one. It started Continue Story…

Put Tuberville at the Top of the SEC

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

 Tuberville hopes to have his team back in Atlanta this year.   By Jay If we’ve heard it once, we’ve heard it debated a million times this summer.  Who’s the best coach in the SEC? This is typical summer fodder for football fans.  I mean, you can only talk about the spread offense for Continue Story…