Archive for December, 2011

Tigers In The NFL- Heading In To Week 15

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

While Auburn fans have to wait for the BCS National Championship Game, it may be a good time to check on Tigers that are playing on Sundays in the NFL. After what the Redskins pulled on former Auburn Quarterback Jason Campbell last spring, I have to say that it sets well with me to see the Skins struggle this season; especially Continue Story…

New Auburn Coordinators? Rumors and Gossip Continue

By Posted on: December 17th, 2011 in Football Comments Off
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It’s been 10 days since the announcement that Auburn Defensive Coordinator, Ted Roof would be leaving Auburn to join his mentor George O’Leary at Central Florida. In the interim, Offensive Coordinator Gus Malzahn has taken the head coaching job at Arkansas State and the search for two new Auburn Coordinators has given much fodder to message board rumors and gossip. A Continue Story…

Team Awards Banquet Held Friday Evening

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

The Auburn Tigers held their annual football banquet Friday evening. Awards were given to the players for their contributions this season. The MVP awards were voted on by the players themselves while others were chosen by the coaches.   Awards Voted on by Players Team MVP - Philip Lutzenkirchen Offensive MVP - Emory Blake Defensive MVP - Neiko Thorpe Special Continue Story…

“Family Is Family No Matter How Far You Live”

By Posted on: December 15th, 2011 in Football, News Comments Off

The 24 year old law student was shivering standing behind the police barricades on a chilly New York night. She had been there for over an hour (wearing her number two Auburn Jersey) holding up her IPod and blasting the Auburn fight song.Mary Kathryn Papaioannou was waiting along with hundreds of other members of the Continue Story…

Changes.

By Posted on: December 15th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

  War Eagle, everybody! It’s a scary week on the plains. It’s been nearly ten years since Auburn football has lost both coordinators in the same month. This time a year ago, we had hit the jackpot with a national championship coaching staff. This Christmas, the stocking’s stuffed with coal and folks are abandoning ship Continue Story…

Auburn Men and Women Sweep Basketball Doubleheader

By Posted on: December 15th, 2011 in Basketball Comments Off

Auburn hosted a men’s and women’s basketball doubleheader last night against South Florida. The Tigers swept the Big East teams in action at the Auburn Arena. The women won the first game downing the Bulls (6-4) 62-45. Auburn (6-2) never trailed in the game, jumping out to an 8-0 start and never looking back. Sophomore Camille Continue Story…

Another Updyker Exposed

By Posted on: December 15th, 2011 in Football Comments Off

It’s amazing how some people can hate and how their hate can make them do things that defy all sense of decency. It’s also amazing how their hate can affect people they have never even met. I speak of the recent posting on You Tube, of a video of former Auburn Offensive Coordinator Gus Malzahn’s wife’s Continue Story…

Coaching Carousel – Rumors, Gossip, and Covert Meetings

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

For the fanatical college football fan, there are three seasons: the regular season, the recruiting season, and the coaching carousel season. What fuels interest in the latter two are the wide spread rumors, message board gossip, and (in the case of coaching hires) covert meetings between schools and possible new coaches. The last few days Continue Story…