Posts Tagged ‘Auburn’

Some Memorable Plays (from the past) – 1990 Auburn vs. Florida State Edition

By Posted on: August 8th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, Memories 3 Comments »

Greetings once more, lovers of post-secondary pigskin! At this time, when we are so close to opening day on the Plains that we can taste it, let’s look back on the last happy memory I was honored to witness against FSU – the great 1990 contest in Jordan-Hare Stadium.Both teams came into the game ranked Continue Story…

Some Memorable Plays (from the past) – 1983 Auburn vs. Florida Edition

By Posted on: July 8th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, Memories 5 Comments »
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Greetings, fellow football-starved sons and daughters of the Burnt Orange and Navy Blue!  Once again I have crawled out from my rock to share a few memories of one of the first significant games I ever saw as a student at Auburn- the 1983 Florida game, which ended up a hard-fought 28-21 win for the Continue Story…

Sammie Coates Tops Fox Sports’ “Freaks” List for 2014

By Posted on: July 7th, 2014 in Member Post 1 Comment »

Bruce Feldman over at Fox Sports has ranked his list, “identifying the freakiest athletes in college football — basically the guy in the program who can wow his coaches and teammates.” Auburn receiver Sammy Coates topped the list, sighting his Son of Jor-El stats (4.25 40, 44″ vertical leap, 405 bench press). Can’t wait to Continue Story…

Some Memorable Plays (from the past) – 1985 Auburn vs. FSU Edition

By Posted on: May 16th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, Memories 6 Comments »
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                                                                                                                   (photo:Montgomery Advertiser)Now that spring practice, A-Day, and the NFL Draft are over, there isn’t much present action related to AU football. Meanwhile, the upcoming fall football season seems so far in the future. Such a lacuna seems to me to be a great time for reflecting on the past, particularly some of the great Continue Story…

Godspeed to an Auburn Hero

By Posted on: May 14th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 8 Comments »
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Saying goodbye is not an easy thing to do, but it’s a normal part of life’s experiences. People come in and go out of our lives. Some just fade away while others leave an imprint on our hearts. When those times of separation come, they often cause us to reflect on what all that person Continue Story…

Dufner watch-Accenture Match Play Championship, Updated

By Posted on: February 21st, 2014 in Member Post, Other Sports 1 Comment »
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Jason in true AU fashion is staging dramtic late comebacks and is going through the field in the Accenture Match Play Championship. In the first round he was 3 down with 3 holes to play. He birdied 16 and 17 and won 18 with a par. On the first whole of overtime…sudden death, he made Continue Story…

Thursday Ramblings.

By Posted on: February 20th, 2014 in Baseball, Basketball, Football 12 Comments »
Bleak Midwinter

We’re in the bleak midwinter.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody. A long offseason continues, but there is a bit of a light at the end of the tunnel. Snow and ice have given way to thunderstorms and short sleeves here in the Deep South. Auburn football players have begun the dreaded mat drills Continue Story…

The Dirty Dozen – Week 11

By Posted on: November 11th, 2013 in Football 3 Comments »

Major Reisman: “Eleven”Team: “Posey guards points five and seven”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. For the teams we’ve already played, I’ll look at how they performed with their remaining opponents in relation to Continue Story…