Archive for May, 2009

The Chizik Era Kicks Off!

By Posted on: May 14th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! Time now to begin previewing Auburn’s upcoming opponents for the 2009 football season. On September 5th, the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs will visit Jordan Hare Stadium, and the Gene Chizik era will officially begin. Last season, the Bulldogs opened the season by hosting Mississippi State, and pulled off a stunning 22-14 upset. Head Continue Story…

Still Wanted: Alabama and Auburn Fans Who Went to the Other School

By Posted on: May 12th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

I put the word out last week in the Fanpost section of both TET and RBR, but have only received two responses. I’d like to get more, so if you know anyone, email them this link so hopefully they can participate. Otherwise, I might have to scrap the whole idea. For a future thread, I’d Continue Story…

Still Wanted: Auburn and Alabama Fans Who Attended the Other School

By Posted on: May 12th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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I put the word out last week in the Fanpost section of both TET and RBR, but have only recieved two responses. I’d like to get more, so if you know anyone, email them this link so hopefully they can participate. Otherwise, I might have to scrap the whole idea. For a future thread, I’d Continue Story…

Bo Knows Public Speaking

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

 Has it been nearly 30 years since Bo arrived at Auburn? Good Monday morning to you. To all of our readers who are moms, a happy belated Mother’s Day. I hope your day was special. I live across from the 18th hole of a golf course and over the years I’ve discovered on Mother’s Day that Continue Story…

1st and Five: Games I’d Like to See Us Schedule Soon

By Posted on: May 11th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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Face it. With Jay Jacobs as AD, there are no gimmes. With the recent beat-down we’ve taken over his failure to secure UCLA next season, I guess we’re left with nothing but a wish list for some strong OOC scheduling. And what a better topic for one of these threads. Simple enough. Give me your Top Continue Story…

Pre-Season Polls A’Plenty

By Posted on: May 11th, 2009 in Football Comments Off
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The Purple Tiger guys over at LSUfootball.net have put together a composite picture of the various preseason poll rankings that are coming out in order to give us a clearer idea of what the first AP poll out of the gate might look like. Yea, yea, I know. We don’t exactly put a lot of stock in Continue Story…

Bo Jackson Delivers Auburn Commencement

By Posted on: May 9th, 2009 in Football Comments Off

Bo Jackson speaks at Auburn commencement                                                                                                   Continue Story…

Who Will Roam The Sidelines of the SEC Five Years From Now?

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

Among the many things SEC fans pride themselves on are the quality of coaches from top-to-bottom in the conference. Heading into 2009 there will be three new coaches roaming the sidelines: Auburn’s Gene Chizik, Miss State’s Dan Mullen and Tennessee’s Lane Kiffin.  I had a lengthy debate with some friends Thursday about Chizik and his Continue Story…