Archive for November, 2011

Gary Pinkel: SEC Football Coach, or Not…

By Posted on: November 17th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

Gary Pinkel Head Football Coach @ Missouri    What was he thinking? After years of promoting the “Arrive Alive” campaign in Missouri, Pinkel, the Head football coach at the University of Missouri, was arrested Wednesday night around 10 pm, get this, forDriving While Intoxicated! Pinkel has been an advocate for safe driving, particularly for motorcycle riders. He Continue Story…

Steven Clark Named Semifinalist for Ray Guy Award

By Posted on: November 16th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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Auburn punter Steven Clark has been named one of 10 semifinalists for the Ray Guy Award, the award honors the nation’s best punter in college football. A national voting body of Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) coaches, sports information directors, national media and former Ray Guy Award winners will decide the three award finalists, who will Continue Story…

An Auburn Hero’s Special Moment With The Auburn Family

By Posted on: November 16th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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On November 13, 1971, two undefeated SEC teams met on a crisp cool autumn day with SEC and national championship hopes on the line. Seventh ranked Georgia was a three point favorite over No. 5 Auburn. The Tigers were cast as the underdog because the Bulldogs had the SEC’s best defense having only surrendered four Continue Story…

Bulldogs Chomp the Tigers.

By Posted on: November 14th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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War Eagle, everybody. It’s time now for the Acid Reign report on Auburn’s 45-7 blowout loss to the Georgia Bulldogs. It was as bad an Auburn loss as I have ever witnessed. As the game wore on, Auburn was manhandled in every phase. I kept looking for Auburn to fight back, but it never happened. In Continue Story…

Regression Analysis

By Posted on: November 14th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

If you ever took a statistics course, you remember that one of it’s core modeling techniques is regression analysis, which simply put, is measuring the change between your one dependent variable–say the Auburn Tiger football team–and the changes you can observe and measure when it’s subjected to a few independent variables–say coaching, player talent and game execution, being Continue Story…

Auburn, We Have a Georgia Problem

By Posted on: November 14th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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How did it happen? When did it get away? While basking in the glow of seven wins in nine years over Alabama, the Georgia rivalry has become a horror show for the Auburn football program. With Saturday’s humiliating beat down in Athens, Auburn has now lost five of its last six games to its second Continue Story…

Stay The Course…

By Posted on: November 13th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

have read many comments on the web since the loss yesterday to UGA. I am not happy with a bunch of them. So, before Acid get’s his head together for the Acid Reign Report, let’s look at some scenario’s that some are calling for, before season’s end. First, I have heard all season long, IS Continue Story…

Congratulations

By Posted on: November 13th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

A hearty congratulations is in order for the Duck nation. Your team performed admirably and squashed the notion that Vanderbilt-West was a national power. You guys played one whale of a ball game, and I am here to extend the well done pat on the back. Your victory was more impressive than any the Tide Continue Story…