Archive for April, 2009

Countdown To Kickoff

By Posted on: April 17th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

Countdown To Louisiana Tech

By Posted on: April 17th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

Five Things to Watch for on A-Day

By Posted on: April 16th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! Is everyone fired up for A-Day? It’s going to be a long, hot football dry spell till August, and I plan to enjoy this scrimmage to the hilt! Weather looks mighty fine for this one, with a high in the upper 60s and partly cloudy skies forecast. There will be storms moving Continue Story…

Barnhart Bullish on the Barn

By Posted on: April 14th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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Would you want to bet against Mean Gene? In case you missed it, Mr. College Football, Tony Barnhart of the Atlanta Journal Constitution, scribbled  a few lines about Auburn on his blog  yesterday. Always fair to Tiger fans, Tony’s overall opinion seems to be that Chizik has laid down a solid coaching foundation for everything to fall Continue Story…

Chizik Chases the Next Great Auburn Back

By Posted on: April 13th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

 Its been five years since the last great running back lined up for Auburn. When Auburn kicks off in September it will have been five seasons since the backfield duo of Carnell Williams and Ronnie Brown dominated SEC defenses. It has been 24 years since Bo Jackson won the Heisman Trophy and staked his claim Continue Story…

TET Meetup Is On For A-Day This Weekend

By Posted on: April 13th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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For the love of puppies, will someone please email me how the scoring works for A-Day…    As we previously discussed, we’re going to have a little, impromptu, casual and any-other-adjectives-that-downplay-this-in-case-no-one-shows-up gathering of all Track Em enthusiasts this Saturday at Loco’s Pub on college Street in Auburn. Some of you suggested the Olde Auburn Ale House, but I Continue Story…

Chizik Talks About Saturday’s Practice

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

Video footage courtesy of Charles Goldberg at the Birmingham News… Coaches, players weigh in after Auburn’s second scrimmage

Coach’s 40-Yard Dash

By Posted on: April 11th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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The Tampa Tribune’s Brett McMurphy wrote Thursday about South Florida coach Jim Leavitt’s attempt to promote the Bull’s Spring game this Saturday by running a timed 40-yard dash and then challenging all students to break his mark. Those successful will win a T-shirt proclaiming, “I’m Faster than Leavitt”. The Bulls evidently must not be expecting 92,000 at Continue Story…