Posts Tagged ‘Auburn recruiting’

A Quarterback Battle for the Ages?

By Posted on: February 11th, 2013 in Football 13 Comments »

If you like quarterback battles, this is your year. Last Wednesday only added to the intrigue over who will line up under center for Auburn this fall.The race is the most wide open in recent history, and that’ saying lot considering Auburn goes through quarterbacks like Don Draper goes through cigarettes.Gus Malzahn is keeping any Continue Story…

Here Comes the BOOM! Ready Or Not!

By Posted on: February 8th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 21 Comments »
Gus Bus Ticket

And the beat goes on. For all intents and purposes, Auburn should have been largely out of the spotlight on National Signing Day 2013. Two consecutive disappointing seasons, a new coaching staff, and battling the most formidable in-state rival of any college football program were all reason enough individually for the Tigers to sign a Continue Story…

Malzhan Serves Notice

By Posted on: February 7th, 2013 in Football 16 Comments »
Jordan-Hare Players Entrance

                                         Notice was served to Auburn’s front seven!     War Eagle, everybody! It’s the morning after, and it’s one of the greatest Auburn days in some time. Gus Malzhan took over a recruiting effort that had rats jumping off the ship in all directions, and took Auburn to a number 11 in the nation finish by Continue Story…

Auburn Should Have Strong Finish on National Signing Day

By Posted on: February 5th, 2013 in Football, News 23 Comments »
6_7568871_original Mackensie Alexander

                        Will Auburn sign five star DB MacKensie Alexander and his brother?With less than 24 hours before thousands of high school football players fax in their National letters of Intent to the colleges of their choice, the 2013 Auburn recruiting class is looking pretty good.Despite last night’s theatrics on Fox Sports South, The Auburn Tigers Continue Story…

Better Than TV: The Saga of Reuben Foster

By Posted on: February 4th, 2013 in Football 33 Comments »
Reuben foster 2

I’ll admit I’ve never understood the fascination with recruiting. After this weekend, that has all changed. The Reuben Foster drama is better than Sunday night with Honey Boo Boo.I’m ashamed to admit that I’m hooked. The continual updates on message boards this weekend became more intoxicating than a night at Charlie Sheen’s house.Where’s Reuben now? Continue Story…

It’s Down to the Wire!

By Posted on: January 31st, 2013 in Football 7 Comments »

Who will show up on the field for the Tigers?      War Eagle, everybody! We’re in the last frenzied hours of football recruiting, with signing day less than a week away. With the addition of linebacker commitments Cameron Toney, Kenny Flowers, and Brandon King, Auburn has rocketed up in the rankings. ESPN currently has the Continue Story…

Final Recruiting Weekend Huge for Auburn

By Posted on: January 30th, 2013 in Football 7 Comments »

                                              Will Auburn keep Carl Lawson in the fold?After playing catch up since being hired on December 4, Auburn Coach Gus Malzahn and his staff are driving toward closing strong in the final weekend of the 2013 recruiting season. Not long after the coaching changes were announced, the Tigers fell out of the top 20. Continue Story…

Tuesday News and Notes…

By Posted on: January 29th, 2013 in Football 10 Comments »

Monday was a day to kiss up for Auburn assistant coach Rodney Garner. It was also a day that could make or break this year’s recruiting class. After famously passing on five-star defensive-end Carl Lawson while at Georgia, Garner has his work cut out for him, trying to convince the Milton High School senior to Continue Story…