Archive for September, 2010

Previewing Louisiana-Monroe

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

Here are this Saturday’s Game Notes From Auburn Sports Information… Auburn plays its first day game of the season Saturday when the Tigers host ULM in a nonconference contest that begins at 11 a.m. CT and will be nationally televised by ESPNU. The two teams have met seven times in the past, with Auburn winning Continue Story…

Saturday Savants Talk Auburn Football

By Posted on: September 30th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Teak and JB eat crow and bask in the glory of another Auburn Tiger victory.  4 helmet stickers are awarded to the top performers and Cam Newton is discussed at length.  The semi-by week against ULM is previewed and then we take a stroll around the SEC.       DownloadMobile Download

Odds of Winning the Title and Heisman

By Posted on: September 30th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Here are the latest odds from Bodog.com on who should win the national title and the Heisman Trophy. The online gambling site sets Auburn’s chances for a title at 20/1 and Cam Newton’s Heisman hopes at 11/1. Here’s the breakdown…   Odds to win the 2011 BCS National Championship Alabama 9/4 Ohio State 4/1 Boise State 7/1 Continue Story…

Tigers to Feast on Poultry Again

By Posted on: September 30th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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 War Eagle, everybody! It’s ULM week in Auburn, and it’s time to tune up for the middle of the SEC season. (Insert prattle about not overlooking the Warhawks here!) The ULM upset of Alabama in 2007 is ancient history in college football, but there was a development a couple of weeks ago that has relevance. Continue Story…

Saturday Television Schedule

By Posted on: September 29th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

Saturday, October 2nd Alcorn State at Mississippi State 11:00 a.m. FSS / SUN / ESPN-GP Delaware at James Madison 11:00 a.m. CSNE / Comcast (cable) Florida State at Virginia 11:00 a.m. ESPN-GP *2 / ACC Network (cable) Kansas at Baylor 11:00 a.m. FSN (HD) Louisiana-Monroe at Auburn 11:00 a.m. ESPNU (HD) Miami at Clemson 11:00 Continue Story…

Auburn’s Cardiac Kids

By Posted on: September 29th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

Sitting in Jordan-Hare Stadium the last two weeks biting my finger nails, screaming myself voiceless, and holding my chest on every play in the final five minutes of the game has just about been too much. The 2010 version of Auburn Tiger Football has been both exciting and dramatic. The intense play on the field, Continue Story…

South Cackalackies Oh-for-Auburn

By Posted on: September 28th, 2010 in Football Comments Off

Normally Auburn doesn’t get a slate of Palmetto state teams without throwing a Furman or a Citadel in the mix, but we just ran through their best in back-to-back weekends and the visitors fared as well as they normally do–they lost. Now I know that sounds bold, but I’m merely pointing out the unbelievably curious statistic of Auburn’s dominance over Continue Story…

The Greatest Show on Turf

By Posted on: September 27th, 2010 in Football Comments Off
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Grab the kids, bust open that piggy bank and head to Jordan-Hare Stadium. To borrow a phrase from Barnum and Bailey, The Greatest Show on Earth is at Pat Dye Field for only 13 more home appearances. Tired of hearing all those old stories from family about Sidle, Frederickson, Sullivan and Beasley? Then head to the Plains Continue Story…