Posts Tagged ‘BCS Championship’

Why Gus Malzahn Will Get Auburn Back to the National Championship Game

By Posted on: July 22nd, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 15 Comments »
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                          Gus Malzahn coaching in the 2013 BCS Championship game. (photo:USAToday file)Human beings have many things in common and one of our shared traits is that we all are afraid of something. Whether those fears seem rational to others or not doesn’t matter. It matters to us and that Continue Story…

Who Does Long Layoff Benefit?

By Posted on: December 11th, 2013 in Football 19 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                                              Photo by Julie Bennett/al.comMuch has been made early on about the long layoff affecting Auburn more than Florida St. I can’t totally disagree. Auburn is firing on all cylinders right now. It’s a shame they don’t line up and play this weekend.Former Alabama All-American lineman Barrett Jones said Continue Story…

Lunch at Cafe’ Malzhan

By Posted on: October 16th, 2013 in Football 17 Comments »

“Try the chicken. They say it’s good here”A statistical analysis of Auburn and the SEC at mid seasonA conversation with a fellow SEC fan at work got me thinking (I know, it’s a dangerous pastime). The discussion began with predicting the games this weekend, and went on to discuss how the various teams were performing Continue Story…

Dining on Elephant at Cafe Malzahn

By Posted on: January 16th, 2013 in Football 14 Comments »

A statistical analysis of the last six seasons of BCS Championship teams, Alabama under Nick Saban and what Auburn needs to do.  How do you eat an elephant?  One bite at a time.How good was Auburn in 2010 as a BCS Champion?  Outstanding in terms of offense, but the numbers show some interesting statistics when Continue Story…