Archive for March, 2009

Saban Rules in Effect Again at Alabama?

By Posted on: March 12th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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Unfortunately, all that was available when Tide recruit Dre Kirkpatrick announced his decision was an Atlanta Braves cap from a nearby gift shop. Go Bravos!   Birmingham News writer Kevin Scarbinsky recently took Alabama to task for not disclosing to this year’s recruits that Alabama was facing a disciplinary hearing with the NCAA from the textbook scandal Continue Story…

Auburn Shocks Georgia!

By Posted on: March 11th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

 War Eagle, everybody! Time now for another one of Tommy Tuberville’s greatest games! This week, we’ll take a look at Auburn’s wild 2005 win over eventual SEC Champion Georgia, in Athens. The Tigers took on Georgia, in a titanic, made for TV showdown of SEC powers. The game was on Saturday night, November 12, 2005, Continue Story…

Julio Jones Wins Alabama SGA Senate Seat

By Posted on: March 10th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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Me and Senator Julio, down by the schoolyard…     It seems that in the recent student government elections in Tuscaloosa, sophomore wideout Julio Jones has won election to a senate seat as a write-in candidate, despite having never campaigned for the position. Conservatives on campus decry: “this has the smell of ACORN all over it.” It Continue Story…

Join the Auburn Bandwagon. There’s Still Room Left On-Board.

By Posted on: March 8th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

 We’ll keep using this stupid picture until we lose. You’ve got to love these stories – especially when it’s your team. Don’t look now, but the hottest team in all of college basketball resides at a football school in East Alabama. Then again, judging from the results of the past year, maybe Auburn is a Continue Story…

Bama biased B’ham News Junk!

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

 If you ever wanted evidence that the News guys are pro Bama and anti Auburn, today’s Ray Melick tripe certainly makes it clear! Melick calls on the US fans at this weekend’s Davis Cup to use Bama’s favorite jeer:     ” Something like throwing down a little “Rammer Jammer” on the visiting team wouldn’t necessarily Continue Story…

Big Trouble Looms In Tuscaloosa

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

 Could yesterday’s news ultimately lead to more sanctions for Moore and Bama? It’s no secret that we give Auburn Athletic Director Jay Jacobs hell around here from time-to-time. Judging from the reaction he received in December following the hiring of Gene Chizik as football coach, I thought it would probably be a good idea if Continue Story…

In Case You Missed It. Auburn SGA Prez Sings ‘Yea, Alabama’

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

Let’s hear it for Lauren for being such a good sport. And now, a little song for her, to the same tune of the one she just sang: Yea! Lauren Hayes, sing to the Tide… Let them mumble along, to get it right… It doesn’t matter if the crowd won’t cheer… Their prez will be Continue Story…

NCAA Looks Into Bama – Again

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

This from al.com today… TUSCALOOSA — The University of Alabama could face additional penalties from the NCAA in regards to the textbook investigation that sidelined five UA football players for four games during the 2007 season. Representatives from the university met Feb. 20 with the NCAA Committee on Infractions to answer a notice of allegations Continue Story…