Archive for October, 2013

An Open Letter to Jay Jacobs

By Posted on: October 31st, 2013 in Football 22 Comments »

                                                         I know it’s a little early, but just thought I’d mention it.Dear Jay,Pay the man.Pay him whatever he wants. If he says he desires a platinum golf cart to ride from the front door of his mansion to the garage, a blended cashmere kitchen sink or an ermine lined visor, just Continue Story…

Gearing up for Fayetteville.

By Posted on: October 31st, 2013 in Football 23 Comments »
Road team

Going on the road has been tough for the Tigers.      War Eagle, everybody! It’s Arkansas week for the Auburn Tigers, and everyone is talking about the Razorback Curse. Either that, or Bret Bielema’s whining about film on an extra point play. Examining the actual football played between these two schools reveals some curious things. Continue Story…

Pelini is out at FAU.

By Posted on: October 30th, 2013 in Football, News 6 Comments »
Owl demise

Intense balding coaches gone, over weed use!    CBS Sports is reporting this evening that Florida Atlantic head coach Carl Pelini and defensive coordinator Pete Rekstis have resigned under pressure after admitting to illegal drug use at a recent social event. Apparently the two coaches were escorted off campus by police, and a search for Continue Story…

Is it Too Early to be Making Post Season Bowl Projections?

By Posted on: October 30th, 2013 in Football, News 13 Comments »
2008 NFL - Oakland Raiders at New Orleans Saints (3-34) - October 12, 2008

Several national publications are already making bowl projections. Joel Erickson over at al.com has posted a list of the early predictions for Auburn from eleven prognosticators. Of the eleven, six have Auburn picked for one of the Sugar Bowl slots. You can check out the full list here. Personally I think it’s too early to Continue Story…

Allyx Purcell Named SEC Swimmer of the Week for 2nd Time

By Posted on: October 30th, 2013 in Member Post 2 Comments »

For the second time in two weeks Auburn’s Allyx Purcell has bee named the Southeastern Conference Women’s Swimmer of the Week. She has been dominating the competition this season. The Auburn Freshman has won seven races. Her biggest achievement may have come in North Carolina at Queens University at the Royals Open against world class Continue Story…

Nick Marshall Listed as Day to Day (Updated 10-30-13)

By Posted on: October 29th, 2013 in Football, News 12 Comments »
3.-davis Nick M. QB

Gus Malzahn said today that he can’t say whether or not Quarterback Nick Marshall will be ready to start against Arkansas this Saturday. At present he is listed as day to day in his recovery from a bruised shoulder. Although Malzahn is optimistic about the QB’s return, he says he will be observing him closely Continue Story…

Anyone care to make comparisons?

By Posted on: October 29th, 2013 in Member Post 10 Comments »

…about our back field, I mean…  Our current ‘no name’ stable of backs will probably go down in Auburn history as some of the best.  So until they reach that level, anyone care to compare them to some of the other greats?  I’ll go first.  Corey Grant is my Kenny Irons; CAP is my Stephen Davis; Continue Story…

Bielema’s At it Again … Controversy Follows Arkansas Coach

By Posted on: October 29th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 16 Comments »
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Well it’s Arkansas week for Auburn and I guess I was naive to think with Bret Bilema in the equation that we could get through this week without any controversy. Now just days before the showdown between the SEC west foes, Bilema is at it again. The Razorback Coach leveled charges publically yesterday insinuating that Continue Story…