Posts Tagged ‘arkansas football’

Gearing up for Fayetteville.

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

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

By Posted on: October 29th, 2013 in Football, News 12 Comments »
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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…

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…

The Mother of All Amen Corners?

By Posted on: October 28th, 2013 in Football 13 Comments »

Maybe I’m a week early proclaiming the start of Amen Corner, the traditional finish to the Auburn football season coined by former coach Pat Dye. When Auburn used to finish the year with Florida, Georgia and Alabama, Dye said a season was made or broken in those three games.The same can be said this year: Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest: Fall Practice Edition

By Posted on: August 2nd, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 16 Comments »
From the Eagle's Nest

Have you heard the news? The rumors of Auburn’s demise have been greatly exaggerated! The Tigers open fall practice this afternoon and do so knowing that they are being counted on by many to be counted out early. Something tells me this group of young men have different plans. With the program headed in a Continue Story…

The Debate that Just Won’t Die.

By Posted on: July 25th, 2013 in Football 12 Comments »
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Do hurry-up no-huddle offenses really cause more defensive injuries?      Since last week’s SEC Media Days, it’s been a hot topic among coaches, media figures and bloggers across the country. In an otherwise routine series of press conferences, Auburn coach Gus Malzhan lit the fuse on the subject by saying, “to be honest with you, Continue Story…

Stop Your Whining Bret. You’ve Got This…

By Posted on: July 22nd, 2013 in Football 8 Comments »
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SEC Commissioner Mike Slive should send Gus Malzahn and Bret Bielema fruit baskets and thank you notes. If not for them, SEC Media Days would have rivaled the second half of the Auburn-Texas A&M game last year for excitement.By now you’ve heard about the war of words between the two first year SEC coaches. Bielema Continue Story…

Malzahn’s Goal: Auburn be the Fastest Team in College Football

By Posted on: July 19th, 2013 in Football 9 Comments »
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Wednesday afternoon at SEC Media Days, Auburn Coach Gus Malzahn made a point to defend his Hurry-Up-No Huddle offense. In fact, Malzahn, one of the nations’ earliest architects of fast paced football made several points. I think everyone that keeps up with the debate started by Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema over the lack of safety Continue Story…