Archive for October, 2011

Bears Visit the Tiger Den.

By Posted on: October 27th, 2011 in Member Post Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody. It’s Ole Miss week, which means that Auburn’s October gauntlet is nearly finished. Thus far, the Tigers are 2-2 in the month, with victories over Florida and then #9 South Carolina. Should the Tigers win Saturday, they’ll become bowl-eligible, and can finish no lower than 4th in the SEC West. Records aside, it’s Continue Story…

Taking a Look at the Aggies

By Posted on: October 25th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Get  ready, whether you like it or not Texas A&M is SEC bound starting next summer. They bring with them a storied past, and a bright future. So, just who are these Aggies, and what do we need to know about them? Texas A&M is one of a select few academic institutions in the nation, Continue Story…

Auburn Basketball Sets Sights Higher

By Posted on: October 25th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

It’s all about baby steps for Tony Barbee in his second year as Auburn basketball coach. At least that’s what the SEC media believes. On Monday, Auburn was picked to finish 10th in the SEC this upcoming season. That’s two spots higher than a year ago when the Tigers were picked dead last. Before you get Continue Story…

A Wounded Bear Is Dangerous

By Posted on: October 25th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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Everyone has probably seen pictures of bears, but meeting them for real, in the wild, is an entirely different story. That’s a lesson I learned while hiking in the north Georgia mountains a few years back. When I came up on that black hunk of fur and muscle, I immediately experienced two emotions – fright Continue Story…

Beat-down in Baton Rouge.

By Posted on: October 23rd, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody. It’s time now for the Acid Reign report on Auburn’s brutal outing against LSU. Auburn was soundly beaten in every phase of the game, and left Louisiana with a 45-10 blowout loss. We’ve been expecting a couple of steps forward here, a step backward there, but not a near-total collapse. Number one Continue Story…

Tame the Tigers!

By Posted on: October 22nd, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody! It’s a Saturday gameday once again! Today, the Auburn Tigers take on the LSU Tigers in Baton Rouge. It’s a test of monumental proportions for this young team, as LSU is ranked number one in the land, and with good reason. Today’s game will be nationally televised on CBS, at 2:30 PM central time.        Continue Story…

Thoughts on a Weekend of College Football

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

There’s not much left to say that hasn’t already been said about Saturday’s whipping at LSU. The margin of defeat was surprising, but so to was the way Auburn played in the first half. In the long run, a lot of lessons will come from this game. From the start, it was clear that LSU Continue Story…

Freeman Looks To Make Impact Against LSU

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

Auburn is not the only one trying to make a statement in Baton Rouge this weekend. For senior linebacker Eltoro Freeman (Sr. LB), it’s a chance to get back on track. He hopes to build on last week’s performance against Florida where he got his first start of the season. It’s safe to say this year Continue Story…