Archive for August, 2011

Saturday Savants Return!

By Posted on: August 23rd, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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A big welcome back to the Saturday Savants from everyone at Track’em Tigers. Teak and JB return to discuss the off season and to preview the upcoming Tiger campaign. The guys give you their predictions for the Tigers this season, and the results may surprise you. They then take a stroll around the college football landscape. Download Mobile Continue Story…

Thoughts on the Start of College Football

By Posted on: August 22nd, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Barrett Trotter‘s anointment as starting quarterback was hardly a surprise last week. The redshirt junior continues to receive high marks from those inside Auburn football. Speaking with someone who’s seen more than a few practices this year, it was maturity and comfort in Gus Malzahn’s system that proved to be the difference. That said, the Continue Story…

Join the Track Em Tigers Yahoo! CFB Pick Em Contest!

By Posted on: August 22nd, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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It’s that time of the year again, time to match your best prognosticating efforts with other TET contributers and readers. This will be our third annual contest. As usual, you’ll need a Yahoo! email address in order to sign up, so obtain one first if you don’t have one already. Then head here to find our group and Continue Story…

Barrett Trotter Meets Press After Being Named Starting Quarterback

By Posted on: August 21st, 2011 in Football, News Comments Off

2011 AP Preseason Poll Results In

By Posted on: August 20th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

 RecordPtsPv 1. Oklahoma (36) 12-2 1,464 6 2. Alabama (17) 10-3 1,439 10 3. Oregon (4) 12-1 1,330 3 4. LSU (1) 11-2 1,286 8 5. Boise St. (2) 12-1 1,200 9 6. Florida St. 10-4 1,168 17 7. Stanford 12-1 1,091 4 8. Texas A&M 9-4 965 19 9. Oklahoma St. 11-2 955 13 Continue Story…

“Fastest Football Recruit” in Georgia Commits to Auburn

By Posted on: August 20th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Jonathan Jones, a Defensive back from Carrolton, Georgia visited Auburn today and committed to the Tigers at the end of his visit. The Atlanta Journal Constitution says Jones is considered “Georgia’s fastest football recruit.” The 5′ 11″, 175 lb. DB had more than a dozen offers and chose Auburn from his final three favorites of Auburn, Continue Story…

Auburn’s Saturday Scrimmage – Pairing Down Depth Chart

By Posted on: August 20th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Auburn used Saturday’s scrimmage to look at a lot of the younger players and for evaluation in preparing the depth chart; which should be coming out in the next few days. After Saturday’s practice, Offensive Coordinator Gus Malzahn said the decision to name QBBarrett Trotter as number one on the depth chart, “Took a little bit Continue Story…

Friday’s Ramblings – Crunch Time

By Posted on: August 19th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

  Hello once again fans of the Tigers and War Eagle! Not long now, that is what every sports journalist that covers college football is saying this week. A summer full of news, events, and extreme exaggeration is nearly passed, and it’s time to put up or shut up. Strap ‘em on and buckle up. Continue Story…