Archive for August, 2010

1st and Five: Top Openers the Past 30 Years

By Posted on: August 31st, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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If you’re an Auburn fan, you know that we play it conservative to start the season. Always have, probably always will. With a full SEC slate ahead, there’s little since in throttling it at the starting gun, or so it seems. Besides, more fans will show up for a cupcake opener more than any other game Continue Story…

Auburn Releases Depth-Chart

By Posted on: August 31st, 2010 in Football Comments Off

Today Auburn released its depth-chart for Saturday’s game with Arkansas State. This is how things will look when they line up Saturday night…  QB  2 Cameron Newton (6-6/250/Jr./College Park, Ga.)  14 Barrett Trotter (6-2/211/So./Birmingham, Ala.) RB  27 Mario Fannin (5-11/228/Sr./Hampton, Ga.)  23 Onterio McCalebb (5-10/171/So./Fort Meade, Ga.)  5 Michael Dyer (5-9/215/Fr./Little Rock, Ark.) HB  32 Eric Smith (5-10/240/Jr./Seffner, Fla.)  4 Shaun Kitchens (6-3/217/Fr./College Park, Ga.) Continue Story…

Track Em Tigers CFB Pick Em Contest

By Posted on: August 30th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Now is the time to register for our second annual pick ‘em contest sponsored by Yahoo. It’s free to the first 50 contestants. Register now at Yahoo. You’ll need to set up a Yahoo email account if you don’t already have one, but you will be allowed to choose the moniker you’d like to go by. Continue Story…

History Says Year Two Will Be A Success For Chizik

By Posted on: August 30th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

We can finally say the words we’ve been longing to pronounce since January: It’s game week! The second year for a new Auburn coach is typically a good one. Expectations are surprisingly high for Gene Chizik as he enters the 2010 season. History tells us that year two goes a long way in establishing the Continue Story…

Auburn Scout Team Indication of New Depth

By Posted on: August 29th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Assistant Head Coach Trooper Taylor said the players placed on the scout team took the news well.   Twenty five Auburn players received the news Tuesday that they had been assigned to the scout team. While this has to be a big disappointment for some of the highly recruited newcomers like LaDarius Owens, Eric Mack, Dakota Mosley, Ryan Continue Story…

A Dadgum Good Read… Bowden Talks Auburn

By Posted on: August 29th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Until recently I’ve never been a huge Bobby Bowden fan. Even before son Terry’s tenure on the Plains, I just never warmed to the Birmingham native. I suppose part of it had to do with Auburn’s heated rivalry with Florida State during the latter part of last century. I just didn’t like him. I also Continue Story…

Saturday Savants Talk About Upcoming Season

By Posted on: August 29th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Teak and JB recap what little we know out of the Tiger’s training camp and discuss the biggest issue facing Auburn this season.  Also, the 10 Burning Questions are answered. Download

De Wanna Bonner WNBA Woman of the Year

By Posted on: August 27th, 2010 in News Comments Off

Former Tiger star De Wanna Bonner has been named the 2010 WNBA Woman of the Year. Bonner was drafted by the Phoenix Mercury after the 2008 – 2009 Auburn season. She was the SEC Player of the Year in 2009.