Archive for May, 2013

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: May 31st, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 10 Comments »

As usual, here’s a brief rundown of some of the happenings in college football this week.Everett Golston don’t need no fancy book learning! The (now former) Notre Dame quarterback is out for the 2013 college football season after being suspended for the upcoming Fall semester for apparent  academic shortcomings. The Fighting Irish aren’t wasting any Continue Story…

Bear Bash!

By Posted on: May 30th, 2013 in Football 8 Comments »
Rebel Gray

Can the Tigers slow the Rebels down this year?       War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. After battling LSU on September 21st, Auburn takes the next weekend off to lick their wounds, and regroup. On October 5th, the Ole Miss Rebels come to town. It’s an experienced Rebel team, returning Continue Story…

Tailgating and Enhancing the Game Day Experience on The Plains

By Posted on: May 29th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 18 Comments »

Every autumn for three generations our family has made the trek to east Alabama to watch the Tigers play and to bask in the glow that is uniquely Auburn. The football game is immensely important, but for me and thousands of others, just being there and tailgating makes for a special day. Tailgating is one Continue Story…

To See Where You are Going, You Have to Know Where You Been (1957 National Championship Edition)

By Posted on: May 28th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 6 Comments »

                     You have all heard the expression that good offense wins games but good defense wins championships. That was exactly the case in 1957 when a stifling Auburn defense led the Tigers to the National Championship. Jackie Burkett, a member of the team called the defense simply “extraordinary.” Everyone knows about the Continue Story…

Pawlowski Out at Auburn, Jacobs Starts His Third Coaching Search This Year

By Posted on: May 27th, 2013 in Baseball 6 Comments »
2013 SEC Baseball Game 2: Alabama vs Auburn

After Auburn Baseball failed to make the NCAA Tournament today for the third consecutive year, John Pawlowski was fired as the Tigers’ head coach. In making the decision, Athletic Director Jay Jacobs said a change was “necessary to help us achieve the goal” of playing for championships. The Tigers finished the regular season strong, going Continue Story…

A Big Cat Weekend to Remember

By Posted on: May 27th, 2013 in Football 5 Comments »

Today we reach another milestone. With Memorial Day being celebrated across the country, the unofficial start to summer is here. That means college football is just around the corner.While many of us were kicked back with the grill going and a cold one in our hand, Auburn’s coaching staff held another Big Cat Weekend on Continue Story…

Memorial Day 2013 -”We Choose to Remember”

By Posted on: May 27th, 2013 in Memories, News 3 Comments »

Today is a day we choose to remember those that have made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our freedoms, our way of life, and our country.There is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. God bless our fallen heroes, God bless those in harms way today, and God bless Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: May 24th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »

Another week is in the books and it was a special one. The countdown to kickoff officially dipped below the century mark and Paul Finebaum’s return to the college football world became official. Well, that was half-special anyway. Oh speaking of half-special, I just described Finebaum’s audience. Let’s begin shall we?