Posts Tagged ‘Auburn University’

The Dirty Dozen – Week 1

By Posted on: September 2nd, 2014 in Featured Article, Football Comment »

Adjusting our expectations of our future lineup Major Reisman: “One” Team: “Down to the roadblock, we’ve just begun” 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 remaining season and their future game against Auburn. ad·just·ment – n, plural: adjustments Continue Story…

Tigers Rain on the Razorbacks! (with unit grades.)

By Posted on: August 31st, 2014 in Football 32 Comments »
Trovon yankdown

Trovon Reed yanks down a Razorback!(A. P. photo by Butch Dill.)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for the Acid Reign report, on Auburn’s 45-21 win over the Arkansas Razorbacks in rain-soaked Jordan-Hare Stadium. Arkansas hung around for a half, with a dominating offensive performance and a 21-all halftime tie. Auburn slammed the door Continue Story…

Smoke the Hogs!

By Posted on: August 30th, 2014 in Football 441 Comments »
Razorback thread

Razorbacks try to circle the wagons before the slaughter.Auburn vs. Arkansas, Open Thread.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! Today marks the 2014 season opener for the Auburn Tigers! Today, the Tigers take on the Arkansas Razorbacks, at 3:00 PM Central Time on the brand-spanking-new SEC Network. (channel 811 on my Charter dial, check Continue Story…

More than a game…

By Posted on: August 29th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »

Born into a household with a recent high school graduate for a mother, I was lacking a father for the first four years of my life. Luckily for me though, my grandfather, “Big Daddy” (as pegged by my cousin), was the missing piece to the puzzle. Acting as the primary father figure in my tyke Continue Story…

Random Thoughts on Opening Day, 2014!

By Posted on: August 28th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 12 Comments »
Razorbacks in town

It’s nearly time to BBQ some Hog!(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! College football begins tonight, and I think everyone is READY! It has been a long haul since A-Day way back in April, and I can’t wait till 3:00 Saturday afternoon, when Auburn kicks off against Arkansas in Jordan Hare Stadium. I Continue Story…

The Professor of X

By Posted on: August 26th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 8 Comments »

What else is the 4-2-5 but a Professor X protocol?There is little doubt that Ellis Johnson knows a thing or two about defense and the Southeastern Conference. He has coached for four full decades, on four separate conference teams, three of whom played in the SEC championship game in each of three decades while he Continue Story…

The Expectation

By Posted on: August 22nd, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »

Synchronize your watches to GMT – Gus Malzahn TimeThere are many challenges for an incoming coach at a major university in the NCAA. There is the ever present distraction of being the center of media attention. The higher the profile school, the greater the media focus on his every move and utterance. Then there is the Continue Story…

College Football is one Week Away!

By Posted on: August 21st, 2014 in Football 14 Comments »
One week till football

Preparation for Arkansas begins.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! I think I speak for all of us, when I say that college football frenzy is building rapidly! Maybe it’s just a giddy product of having the SEC Network on the air, and having it on as background noise during most hours I’m home, Continue Story…