Archive for January, 2011

A Championship For The Auburn Family!

By Posted on: January 11th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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National Championship Game Notes

By Posted on: January 11th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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This didn’t get off to a good start. Auburn’s greatest crowning achievement right there on my TV and I get to spend it by myself. With the icy conditions in Atlanta and the whole southeast, all of my friends bailed on coming over for the party. I’m the kind who likes to yell and scream Continue Story…

Playing For The Auburn Family

By Posted on: January 10th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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It’s here. The day most of us never believed we’d live long enough to see is upon us. In a few hours our Auburn Tigers play for the biggest prize in college sports. Thank goodness it’s a bunch of 18-22 years-olds on that field tonight. Those of us with a few more years and a little more Continue Story…

Flutie Likes Auburn Tonight

By Posted on: January 10th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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I had an interesting conversation this morning with 1984 Heisman Trophy winner Doug Flutie. He’s in Glendale, Arizona for the big game and is working with The Capital One Cup, which is awarded annually to each of the top men’s and women’s Division I college athletics programs in the country. Points toward the Capital One Cup Continue Story…

Good Hands Roadside Rivalry Road Trip: Keys to a National Championship

By Posted on: January 10th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

It’s not a reach to say that tonight’s Auburn-Oregon game may be the most scrutinized and analyzed game in college football history. Watch or read a story on Auburn and you start to feel real good. A few minutes later, the talking heads move to Oregon and you begin getting that sinking feeling. Can you Continue Story…

Auburn Breaks Drought to Win National Championship!!!

By Posted on: January 10th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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It wasn’t pretty and it really shouldn’t have been that close, but Auburn’s resiliency comes through again to outlast the Ducks and win the Crystal football. I’ve never seen a crappier field in the history of sport than what they served up in Glendale because it negated so many plays for us. It was like Continue Story…

For All of the Marbles!

By Posted on: January 10th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! Well, it’s finally here, the day every Orange and Blue-blooded soul has imagined, the day Auburn plays for a football national championship! It’s been a long time coming, but it’s finally here! Our Tigers can go where no Auburn team has ever gone before: 14 wins and an undisputed crown! It’s heady Continue Story…

BCS Championship Thread

By Posted on: January 10th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! Due to various browser issues, we’ve cranked up another thread for the game. Join us, cheer on our Tigers, and feel free to comment! We’ll be here, all night long. It’s great to be an Auburn Tiger!   –