Archive for November, 2013

The Dirty Dozen – Week 13

By Posted on: November 28th, 2013 in Football 3 Comments »

Major Reisman: “Thirteen”Team: “Franko goes up without being seen”The Dirty Dozen looks at the games that Auburn’s opponents play throughout the season, highlighting points of interest, tendencies and potential issues for their upcoming game with Auburn.The thirteenth week of football was a bye for Auburn, but proved to be a significant one due to the Continue Story…

Time to Give Thanks

By Posted on: November 27th, 2013 in Football 14 Comments »

What a difference a year makes. While I’ve never measured my quality of life based on the results of Auburn football, things do seem to be a little cheerier this Thanksgiving. Funny thing about winning – the leaves are a little more colorful, food taste better and the music sounds better on the radio.Of course, Continue Story…

Odds Have Never Fazed Gus Malzahn

By Posted on: November 27th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 9 Comments »
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                                                                                                     (photo: Bill Feiga,The advocate)Many smirked when new Head Coach Gus Malzahn said his goal for Auburn was to contend for championships, declaring after he was hired, “It’s A New Day.” People shrugged it off like it was just another ad slogan. You really couldn’t blame anyone, after all what were the odds that Gus Continue Story…

Hold on whilst I don my tinfoil hat

By Posted on: November 26th, 2013 in Member Post 4 Comments »

It is my belief that the SEC hierarchy doesn’t favor any one of it’s 14 members unless that member stands to rake in some long green and prestige for the conference. I witnessed William Andrews stretch his full body length over the line to gain for a first and goal needed to beat a Georgia Continue Story…

Gene Chizik SPEAKS

By Posted on: November 26th, 2013 in Football 12 Comments »
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  Nice article today in USA Today with a lengthy interview with Gene Chizik. Glad he is doing well.

Iron Bowl Week Misdirection Play: Malzahn to Texas Rumors

By Posted on: November 26th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 18 Comments »

                                  During happier days, when a head coach was in waiting…It’s the biggest Iron Bowl week EVER and what would it be without a little controversy. If the ESPN BCS talking head trio didn’t give us enough respect Snubday night, the rest of college football isn’t far behind. Even though the whole country wants us Continue Story…

It May be Iron Bowl Week but it’s Basketball Tuesday in the Arena

By Posted on: November 26th, 2013 in Basketball Comments Off
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The SEC’s leading scorer, Chris Denson is averaging close to 22 points per game. (photo:Kyle Taylor may be Iron Bowl Week on The Plains but it will be basketball Tuesday tonight in the Auburn Arena as the Tigers take on Tennessee State. Auburn is off to a 3-1 start after convincing wins over Nichols State, Continue Story…

TET Pick Em Results: Week 12 and 13

By Posted on: November 26th, 2013 in Member Post Comments Off

Week 14 is upon us. It’s been a mighty fast trimester of pigskin prognosticating to be sure. Week 14 is the last week, so all the marbles are up for grabs now. Auburn is an early 10.5 point dog to the Tide, but almost 40% of Yahoo is taking the Tigers at this point. That’s about Continue Story…