Posts Tagged ‘Auburn Tiger Football’

A Showdown in Starkville!

By Posted on: June 26th, 2014 in Football 3 Comments »
MSU Preview

Auburn’s last visit wasn’t so great.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. On October 11th, Auburn continues its SEC schedule with a tough road trip to play Mississippi State in Starkville. I’ve seen some projections that both teams will be undefeated coming into this game, but Continue Story…

West Title on the Line Against LSU.

By Posted on: June 19th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 8 Comments »
LSU Preview

Can Auburn take LSU at home?(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. On October 4th, Auburn resumes its SEC West Schedule in earnest, taking on the LSU Tigers at Jordan-Hare Stadium. I’d look for this game to either be the CBS afternoon headliner, or a primetime Continue Story…

A Late September Homecoming.

By Posted on: June 12th, 2014 in Football 3 Comments »
LA Tech Dixon

Kenneth Dixon finds tough going for Louisiana Tech.(Troy Taormina-US PRESSWIRE)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. This year, week 5 is homecoming week, and the Tigers will take on Louisiana Tech on September 27th. It’s the last chance for the Tigers to tune up against an overmatched opponent at Continue Story…

To the Men of that Era

By Posted on: June 5th, 2014 in Football, Memories 10 Comments »

  Helmet insignia of the 1st Engineer Special Brigade.On an early June evening 70 years ago, many thousands of young men waited in trepidation for a decision to be made. On stormy seas, in the depths of rolling cargo ships, they waited. Most were unable to sleep despite the exhaustion that comes from preparing for military operations, what Continue Story…

A Manhattan Night.

By Posted on: June 5th, 2014 in Football 4 Comments »
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SEC and Big 12 contenders clash on Thursday Night!(Watch out for #16! Tyler Lockett is very dangerous!)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. The Tigers take week 3 off in 2014, then travel to Manhattan, Kansas, to take on the Kansas State Wildcats on Thursday night, September 18th. This Continue Story…

Could New Four Team Playoff Eventually Harm Smaller Schools?

By Posted on: June 4th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 4 Comments »
college football playoff logo

With the transition to a four team playoff in 2014 for Division I (FBS) schools, the scheduling of FCS teams by the big boys may be a thing of the past. A glimmer of what’s to come was seen in the days after the SEC voted in April to keep the 6-1-1 conference model. It Continue Story…

Splatter the Spartans!

By Posted on: May 29th, 2014 in Football 7 Comments »
SDSU Preview

San Jose State had trouble with the better teams, last season(AP Photo, Ron Delhorn)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. In week two, Auburn takes on Mountain West team San Jose State in Auburn, on September 6th. This one will be televised somewhere, and it is likely to be Continue Story…

Season Opening Grudge Match!

By Posted on: May 15th, 2014 in Football 11 Comments »
Razorbacks in town

Tigers take on Arkansas at home.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! Auburn begins the season with a bang this fall, taking on the Arkansas Razorbacks in Jordan-Hare Stadium on August 30th. Both Auburn head coach Gus Malzhan and Bret Bielema were first-year head coaches in the SEC last season, with very different results. Continue Story…