Archive for June, 2011

The Owls Fly In!

By Posted on: June 9th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview for the 2011 football season. This week, we’ll look at the Florida Atlantic Owls, who’ll visit Jordan Hare Stadium on September 24th. The last time Auburn played a Howard Schnellenberger-coached team was in August of 1984, when the Tigers took on the defending national champion Miami Continue Story…

War Damn Proud!

By Posted on: June 8th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Below are quotes from Auburn coach Gene Chizik along with Cam Newton and others talking about today’s visit to the White House… Gene Chizik “It has been great to be at the White House with the national championship football team. What a great honor and privilege this has been for the Auburn Family. It’s so Continue Story…

A Big Gamble at Auburn

By Posted on: June 6th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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Expansion at Jordan-Hare Stadium has been a hot topic for several years among Auburn fans. After taking a peek at this year’s ticket prices that may not be an issue any longer. Despite having the SEC’s highest ticket prices a year ago, school officials seem determined to cash in on its national championship this season. Continue Story…

Appeals Exhausted, USC Finally Stripped of 2004 BCS National Title

By Posted on: June 6th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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With the final appeal by USC against sanctions resulting from the Reggie Bush Incident (RBI) denied by the NCAA on May 27th, the BCS came out today and stripped USC of their 2004 national championship. Duh, some of you might say, this happened over a year ago. Actually, it didn’t. After sanctions were handed down last June, Continue Story…

Taking a Step Up.

By Posted on: June 2nd, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody. In a great season, there are usually a couple of games where a team shows dramatic improvement. For Auburn in 2010, that game was the South Carolina game on September 25th. Prior to that game, I think few folks had Auburn pegged as a title contender. This post was inspired by a fabulous Continue Story…