Posts Tagged ‘auburn coaching search’

Jacobs Press Conference

By Posted on: November 25th, 2012 in Football Comments Off News Weather and Sports for Montgomery, AL.

UPDATED: Auburn Fires Chizik; Jacobs/Chizik Release Statements; Buyout Totals Revealed

By Posted on: November 25th, 2012 in Football 38 Comments »
chizik fired

Auburn officials have confirmed that Gene Chizik has been fired. A 3:30 pm CT press conference is scheduled. Chizik notified his staff this morning and met with the players at 1 p.m. CT. Track’em Tigers has also learned that associate athletic director Tim Jackson is no longer part of the football operation.In a statement, Chizik Continue Story…

Time to Circle the Wagons

By Posted on: November 24th, 2012 in Football 27 Comments »
Iron Bowl 2012

Everyone knew it was coming. Auburn fans had weeks to prepare. Still, witnessing the complete destruction of the Auburn football program at the hands of Alabama was shocking on many levels.Today’s loss was far worse than anyone could have imagined. The 49-0 score was not a surprise. The fact that Nick Saban could have scored Continue Story…

An Iron Bowl Week to Forget

By Posted on: November 19th, 2012 in Football 32 Comments »

Typically this is one of my favorite weeks of the year. Combining the Thanksgiving holiday with the Iron Bowl is heaven on earth. Food, Family and Football. It’s hard to top.This year things are different.With the Iron Bowl resembling more of an execution date than a matchup between two top SEC programs, Auburn people are Continue Story…

Kick the Tires and Light the Fires

By Posted on: November 16th, 2012 in Featured Article, Football 17 Comments »
Is jetgate 2 imminent?

They came. They saw. They served humility in copious amounts. Just 2 weeks after the worst defensive effort ever at home by the Tigers, the Georgia Bulldogs entered Jordan-Hare last weekend and were kind enough to hold a scrimmage for the fans in attendance. For their trouble, Auburn was awarded a 38-0 thumping that could Continue Story…

Throwing in the Towel on the 2012 Season

By Posted on: November 13th, 2012 in Football, News 20 Comments »

Fans have speculated for weeks that Auburn’s football team has quit on the coaching staff. Now it appears the University and its media partner have also thrown in the towel.IMG Sports, the producer of the Auburn Football Review, notified affiliates this morning that it intends to cancel the program scheduled for the day following the Continue Story…

Thinking Out Loud…

By Posted on: November 13th, 2012 in Football 43 Comments »

With the Auburn rumor mill going crazy on this Tuesday, here are some random thoughts on the football situation along with other observations about the SEC…If I were a betting man, I’d say Jay Jacobs is going to retain his job as athletic director. It’s a move that will be highly unpopular with the Auburn Continue Story…

All Eyes on Jay Gogue

By Posted on: November 12th, 2012 in Football 37 Comments »
jay gogue

University president Jay Gogue is still something of a mystery man to Auburn people. Despite leading the institution for five years, little is known about the person poised to make one of the biggest decisions in Auburn football history.Considered to be a hands-off leader in matters related to athletics, Gogue finds himself today increasingly under Continue Story…