Posts Tagged ‘auburn coaching rumors’

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…

Auburn Should Make Next Baseball Coach an Offer He Can’t Refuse

By Posted on: June 12th, 2013 in Baseball, News 8 Comments »
518aaca25ccaa.image- Hal Baird

          Could the next Auburn Baseball coach return the Tigers to the glory days of Hal Baird? There hasn’t been much news lately on the search for a new Auburn baseball coach. But with the NCAA Tournament over and the College World Series wrapping up in the next 2 weeks, most of the prospective coaches Continue Story…

Under Malzahn, Hope Springs Eternal

By Posted on: January 4th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 20 Comments »
Jordan-Hare Players Entrance

As he has many times before, Gus Malzahn is in the process of painting a masterpiece on The Plains. Though it was met mostly with excitement, Malzahn’s introduction as Auburn’s new head football coach was also greeted with a healthy dose of skepticism. Is he really ready to run an SEC program? Wasn’t he part Continue Story…

Hurry Up and Wait

By Posted on: December 7th, 2012 in Featured Article, Football 71 Comments »
Gus Malzahn will lead Auburn into a new football era.

Tom has Jerry, Batman has the Joker, Charles Barkley has his golf swing, and now Nick Saban has Gus Malzahn. For the first time in many months, Auburn fans had reason to rejoice earlier this week when Gus Malzahn was introduced as Auburn’s new head football coach. The hire does not come without criticism. Some Continue Story…

Auburn Coaching Update

By Posted on: December 4th, 2012 in Football 18 Comments »

Rumors are flying like crazy today as Auburn’s coaching search comes to its conclusion. Speaking to reporters this afternoon, Auburn president Jay Gogue said an announcement would come in the next 24 hours, possibly even today.At the start of the day, Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart was the hot name, with some sources saying the Continue Story…

A Big Name Coach Doesn’t Guarantee Success

By Posted on: December 4th, 2012 in Football 37 Comments »
Auburn Practice Football

Letdown. That’s the word trending across message boards and Twitter accounts in relation to the Auburn coaching search. With Jimbo Fisher, Bob Stoops, Jim Mora Jr. and other big name coaches seemingly bowing out of the Auburn search, fans are flooding social media sites expressing their disappointment in what they perceive as a lack of Continue Story…

The Calm Before the Storm

By Posted on: December 3rd, 2012 in Football 65 Comments »

Call it the calm before the storm. After a week of rumors and flight tracking, all has gone quiet on the Auburn coaching front, which means a decision is likely close at hand. With the regular season over, Auburn is expected to move fast now. They’ll have to be quick, Arkansas and Tennessee have made Continue Story…

My Auburn Wish List

By Posted on: November 28th, 2012 in Football 65 Comments »
Gary Patterson, Mike Gundy

If you were king of the Auburn search committee, who would be your first choice for head coach? Sand Mountain Tiger, a regular contributor to TET, suggested this list on Monday, and I thought it was a great idea.Who would be on your short list and in what order? Be realistic. Jon Gruden is not Continue Story…