Archive for October, 2008

Auburn Sinks in Appalachia

By Posted on: October 23rd, 2008 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everyone. The Tigers fall for the third week in a row, 34-17, to the West Virginia Mountaineers. Despite building a big 17-3 second quarter lead behind a strong running game, Auburn melted down the stretch. West Virginia had little success trying to stop Auburn’s power running attack in the first half, but again, Continue Story…

Tony Franklin Speaks Out

By Posted on: October 22nd, 2008 in Football Comments Off

Former Auburn offensive coordinator Tony Franklin ended his silence on Wednesday, speaking out about his firing two weeks ago. He appeared on the Paul Finebaum Radio Show. Although I’ve been critical of Finebaum at times, he did ask the right questions. Before commenting, I’d love to hear your thoughts.  Below are the links to the interview. Continue Story…

Alumnus, Hired Gun, or True Believer: Which Kind of Coach Do You Want?

By Posted on: October 22nd, 2008 in Football Comments Off
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Real quick: How many alumnus coaches are there currently in the SEC? How many coaches have ever coached 20 years or longer at one SEC school? It’s not easy  to answer, is it? Only one, Phil Fulmer, is an alumnus of his school, ever since Houston Nutt pulled a Chinese Fire Drill with Ole Miss Continue Story…

Auburn Football Goes Hollywood…

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

 Tommy, Stacy and Lynne make up the Hollywood Tiger Mafia. With a little more than three days until Auburn travels to Morgantown to take on West Virginia, we bring you a story about three Auburn graduates working to spread the Tiger spirit across Hollywood and the world. To read today’s story, click on the Talkin’ Continue Story…

How True Blue a Tiger Fan Are You?

By Posted on: October 18th, 2008 in Football Comments Off
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What’s the measure of a true college football fan? How do you demonstrate your fanhood to the great masses? What separates a real fan from a lessor one, or even a (shudder) bandwagon fan? Perhaps we can help you determine this. Take our little quiz below that looks like it could have come right out Continue Story…

Talkin’ Tigers.com

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

Et Tu, Brute?

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

 It must be hard to go through life smarter than everyone else.  Our old friend Terry Bowden is up to it again. The firing of his brother, Tommy at Clemson this week was just too much for him to keep his mouth shut. So you might imagine that he’d come rushing to his brother’s side Continue Story…

Some Of This Stuff You Can’t Just Make Up…

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

Here’s the first and certainly to my knowledge only punk rock song written about the 1972 Punt Bama Punt Game. There’s a prize if you can figure out what the hell he’s saying…