Archive for February, 2010

Gossom Tells Fascinating Story of Auburn Integration

By Posted on: February 12th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Editor’s Note: Good morning. You may or may not have noticed my absence from Track’em Tigers this past Monday. For the better part of a week now, I’ve been battling a kidney stone and finally had surgery Wednesday to remove it. My plan was to be able to post something new today.  But as my wife Continue Story…

The Saturday Savants Are Back!

By Posted on: February 11th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Teak and JB triumphantly return to review the Tigers season and unbelievable recruiting class.  The Super Recruiters strike again!  Then they take a stroll around the SEC and review the classes the rest of the teams pulled in.

Utah to the Pac-10?

By Posted on: February 9th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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A Salt Lake City TV station is speculating that sources may be indicating that Utah could possibly be invited to join the PAC-10 at some point in the near future, and that Colorado might defect from the Big 12 as well. Again, this is pure speculation, but what else do we have to hold onto during the Continue Story…

Troop and Loop Named Top 25 Recruiters by Rivals

By Posted on: February 8th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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After the gutsiest recruiting effort ever in the history of Auburn football, some accolades have come out, recognizing the guys behind the scenes and in the trenches. RIVALS has named assistant coaches Trooper Taylor and Curtis Luper to their list of the top 25 recruiters in all the land. BTW, whoever coined that term, Troop and Loop, Continue Story…

Who Are You Pulling For In The Super Bowl?

By Posted on: February 5th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

When the Super Bowl kicks off Sunday night, Auburn will have representation on both the Indianapolis Colts and the New Orleans Saints. Former Auburn defensive back Jerraud Powers will line up for the Colts and former Tiger fullback Heath Evans will represent the Saints. However, there’s a chance neither will see the field. Evans suffered Continue Story…

A Week For The Ages

By Posted on: February 5th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

Two days later, it’s still hard to put into words what we witnessed this Auburn coaching staff do on National Signing Day. For years, we’ve heard the pundits say it’s impossible to recruit a top five class to Auburn. Never mind that Auburn sits less than two hours from Atlanta, less than four from Mobile Continue Story…

A Week For The Ages

By Posted on: February 5th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

Two days later, it’s still hard to put into words what we witnessed this Auburn coaching staff do on National Signing Day. For years, we’ve heard the pundits say it’s impossible to recruit a top five class to Auburn. Never mind that Auburn sits less than two hours from Atlanta, less than four from Mobile Continue Story…

Reinforcement Is On The Way For The Defense

By Posted on: February 4th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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    Aairon Savage gets another chance. The promising Auburn player’s dream seem to be shattered  as he was carted off the practice field  with another injury on a hot July day in 2008. However, the NCAA announced today that former Freshman All SEC and Freshman All American, Aairon Savage has been granted a 6th year of Continue Story…