Archive for February, 2012

Willie Martinez New Auburn Defensive Coach?

By Posted on: February 14th, 2012 in Football Comments Off

The media is reporting that Willie Martinez may be named Auburn’s newest assistant coach in a move that would reunite him with defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder while bringing the former Georgia assistant back to the SEC.   Martinez would be the third assistant hired with SEC experience this offseason.   The university has not formally Continue Story…

Is the Auburn-Georgia Rivalry History?

By Posted on: February 13th, 2012 in Football Comments Off

Here’s a Monday quiz for you: Name me all the football teams in the Big East. How about the Big 12? Don’t feel bad; there are few among us who probably can these days. In less than a year, college football realignment has completely changed the look of the sport. Now it appears those changes Continue Story…

Funny Stuff…

By Posted on: February 11th, 2012 in Football Comments Off

Stefon Diggs Announcement Thread

By Posted on: February 10th, 2012 in Football Comments Off

Hey guys and Dolls, it’s about time for the Stefon Diggs announcement as to where he will attend school and play football. Diggs is rated a 5* recruit pretty much across the board of all recruiting ratings sites. He is projected by as the 2nd best WR in the country. All of your comments Continue Story…

Friday Ramblings

By Posted on: February 10th, 2012 in Football Comments Off

Cam Newton & Michael Jordan via Where, oh where has my football season gone? I am no more than a casual observer of the professional game of football. Caring more for how many former Auburn players are on the roster of each NFL team, than anything else at that level.   Auburn Quarterbacks…. Did you Continue Story…

Who Will Pull the Trigger in 2012?

By Posted on: February 9th, 2012 in Football Comments Off
Clint Moseley, Lavar Edwards

War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now to look forward at what sort of team Auburn might field this year. Today, we’ll look at the quarterback position. It’s the most important position on most football teams, and it’s also an area of great questions this spring. Auburn will need to be balanced, and it’s incumbent upon Continue Story…

Q&A about Ted Roof!

By Posted on: February 9th, 2012 in News Comments Off

Recently, I was asked by SBN-Pittsburg Editor Adam Bittner to participate in a question and answer session regarding new Penn State defensive coordinator Ted Roof. I tried to be fair and objective, and not go off on a trashing session. My answers have been posted in a good coaching profile piece on Roof over there. Hopefully I Continue Story…

VanGorder’s Presence Already Being Felt?

By Posted on: February 9th, 2012 in Member Post Comments Off
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Auburn announced Wednesday that Cornerbacks Coach Phillip Lolley will be moving back into the administrative side of the football program. Lolley has been with Auburn since 1999 and this is not the first time he has served in the athletic office. He was the Director of NFL Relations when new Head Coach Gene Chizik brought Continue Story…