Archive for June, 2012

Jay Prosch, In His Own Words About NCAA Waiver

By Posted on: June 22nd, 2012 in Football Comments Off

Jay Prosch sat down with the media today and put in his own words (on video) what it means to have the NCAA waiver come through, what it means to be near his mom, and what it means to be a part of the Auburn family. The more I get to know this guy, the Continue Story…

What’s Your Favorite Auburn Highlight?

By Posted on: June 22nd, 2012 in Football Comments Off
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In the modern era of sports, ESPN has taken the highlight reel to a new level. We are inundated with great plays on a daily basis. But the best plays are the ones that happen at a clutch moment when a championship is on the line. There are many great highlights in Auburn history, but what is Continue Story…

Friday Ramblings: Let’s Talk Playoffs

By Posted on: June 22nd, 2012 in Football Comments Off

The news this week, that the conference commissioners have reached an agreement on how to start the major college football world down the road toward a playoff, was met with approval from most fans of the sport. I have come to the conclusion that this endeavor can be compared to man first landing on the moon. It Continue Story…

Tigers Road Trip to Oxford.

By Posted on: June 21st, 2012 in Football Comments Off
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War eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. This week’s team is the Ole Miss Rebels, led by new head coach Hugh Freeze. Last time Auburn played a Freeze coach team was in the 2010 season opener, and the Tiger D was gashed for 26 points by Arkansas State. This year, Auburn Continue Story…

Working Hard, Even When No One Is Watching

By Posted on: June 21st, 2012 in Football Comments Off
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He grew up with a dream, a dream to play football for Auburn University. All through little league and high school he played the game with a fervor, an intensity that put him on the recruiting radar of over a half dozen D1 schools. A two sport athlete, he made All-Metro and All-County in both football Continue Story…

BCS Commissioners Announce 4-Team Playoff For 2014

By Posted on: June 21st, 2012 in Football Comments Off
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It looks like Mike Slive has won out in the negotiations that have been on going for the past five months over a new playoff system to determine college football’s national champion. The 14 member BCS Commissioners and Notre Dame’s AD stood together in the Camelot Room of the Inter Continental Chicago Hotel last night to announce Continue Story…

Judge Ends Updyke Trial

By Posted on: June 21st, 2012 in News Comments Off
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It looks like the Harvey Updyke trial may not take place after all. Judge Jacob Walker ended the trial today saying the jury pool was too tainted. His action was taken due to an article appearing in the Auburn Plainsman reporting that Updyke had confessed to Plainsman reporter Andrew Yawn. Updyke, accused of poisoning Auburn’s Toomer’s Corner Continue Story…

Jay Prosch Cleared To Play For Auburn In 2012

By Posted on: June 21st, 2012 in Football Comments Off
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After Auburn’s spring football camp, neither Head Coach Gene Chizik nor Offensive Coordinator Scott Loeffler could name who the starting quarterback will be in 2012. But who ever that guy is … he just got some good news. The NCAA announced today that Fullback Jay Prosch has been cleared to play this season. You will remember that Prosch transferred Continue Story…