Archive for February, 2009

Is The Lowder Era Coming To An End?

By Posted on: February 7th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

With all the hype of National Signing Day this past week, you may have missed the story posted by GumpTown Tiger in the Fanposts section (right side bar). He shared with us a column written by Opelika-Auburn Newswriter Paul Davis that details the troubles of Bobby Lowder. Yesterday we wrote about Chizik giving Auburn fans hope. I think you’ll Continue Story…

Chizik Delivers Hope To Auburn Nation

By Posted on: February 6th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

 There’s little argument that Chizik has restored hope. Let’s be honest. National Signing Day has to be one of the most overblown events in all of sports. Watching 18 year-old baby faced kids sit at tables teasing audiences over what school hat they are going to pick has to rank up there with the Westminster Continue Story…

Who Are the Most Prevalent Rivals in the SEC?

By Posted on: February 6th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

This logo is cool, but I’d like it a little bigger, please…   Four weeks ago, we had a poll here at TET trying to determine who our 3rd biggest rival behind Alabama and Georgia was. I had seen a similar poll over at Dawgsports the week before, and it got me wondering who might be each SEC Continue Story…

How Soon Will They Play?

By Posted on: February 5th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

War Eagle, everybody! It’s the day after signing day, and aren’t we relieved that recruiting season has ended? Much like the numbness after a successful root canal, we’re glad it’s all over, for the rest of the year! For us Auburn Tigers, there is much to celebrate. Before the coaching turbulence on the Plains, Auburn Continue Story…

Gene Chizik Talks About Today’s Class

By Posted on: February 4th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

Auburn’s Gene Chizik: Signing Day                                                                                                     Continue Story…

Scout and Rivals Class Rankings Are In

By Posted on: February 4th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

You wanted it, and you got it! Both sets of rankings are in for the 2009 recruiting class. click the links for full scores and standings. First, for Rivals:  1 Alabama2 LSU3 USC 4 Ohio State 5 Texas 6 Florida State 7 Michigan 8 North Carolina 9 Georgia 10 Florida 11 Miami12 South Carolina 13 Oklahoma 14 Arkansas 15 Michigan State 16 UCLA 17 Ole Miss  18 Auburn19 Stanford  20 Notre Continue Story…

Clinton Durst Back On Team

By Posted on: February 3rd, 2009 in Football Comments Off

Apparently, Auburn Coach Gene Chizik and punter Clinton Durst have kissed and made up.  Evan Woodbery of the Mobile Press-Register is reporting that Durst is back on the team.  Strangely enough, this may be the most valuable signee of the year. Click here for the story…

Is It Possible We Were Wrong About Chizik?

By Posted on: February 2nd, 2009 in Football Comments Off

  Look for Chizik’s hard work to pay dividends on Wednesday.   Gene Chizik’s first team has yet to take a snap, but his stock is rising faster than Super Bowl ad prices. What a difference two months makes. Is it possible that Auburn fans overreacted to Chizik’s hiring? Should we dare suggest that maybe, just Continue Story…