Archive for July, 2010

Tennessee Turns Down Shot at Kiffin Bowl

By Posted on: July 8th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Maybe the Vols should drink the whole bottle of Jack Daniels and MAN UP!   Tennessee’s athletic director Mike Hamilton confirmed yesterday that the Volunteers will not choose to accept an offer from Lane Kiffin and USC to meet in the 2011 Chick-Fil-A Kickoff game, sponsored by the Atlanta Sports Council. Hamilton has been approached a few times by ASC Continue Story…

Where I Come From: My All-Time Favorite Auburn Players

By Posted on: July 8th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

This post is sponsored by EA Sports NCAA Football 2011 Picking your favorite Auburn players is like browsing The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition and settling on the two best looking models. It’s damn near impossible. My favorite Tiger players over the years run the gamut from quarterbacks to cornerbacks. As you will see, it’s impossible to pick Continue Story…

Where I Come From: Tailgating Traditions

By Posted on: July 7th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

This post is sponsored by EA Sports NCAA Football 2011 We continue this week’s EA Sports series with a look at tailgating traditions. What goes on before the game is almost as important as what takes place on the field. For some, it may be just as important. Take a walk around Auburn on game Continue Story…

Where I Come From: My All-Time Favorite Auburn Team

By Posted on: July 6th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

This post is sponsored by EA Sports NCAA Football 2011 Years ago, I was writing for The Auburn Plainsman and sat down with David Housel who at the time was Auburn’s Sports Information Director. We were a year or so removed from Alabama’s first visit to Auburn in 1989. With Bama not set to return to Jordan-Hare Continue Story…

Track’em Tigers Kicks Off The Season With EA Sports

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

For a lot of fans, the Fourth of July is not only a celebration of our great country, but a milestone of sorts. Once the grill goes cold and the last set of fireworks are launched, Auburn fans begin turning their attention to the upcoming season. For the first time in seven months, the season Continue Story…

Where I Come From: How I Became An Auburn Fan

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

This post is sponsored by EA Sports NCAA Football 2011. The old saying goes that at birth you must make a choice between Auburn and Alabama. In reality, most times it’s the family that make the choice for you. That was certainly the case with me. On both my mother and father’s side of the Continue Story…

Dawg Drunk: Do As I Say, Not As I Do

By Posted on: July 1st, 2010 in Football Comments Off

Georgia AD Damon Evans Arrested For DUI

By Posted on: July 1st, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Damn. Even Nick Nolte got a chuckle out of this one.   Georgia AD Damon Evans was arrested in Atlanta early this morning on suspicion of driving under the influence by the Georgia State Patrol. The 40 year old, who is married, was with a female companion, who was also arrested on disorderly conduct charges. A press Continue Story…