Posts Tagged ‘BCS National Championship game’

Tigers Will Be Tough Again in 2014!

By Posted on: March 13th, 2014 in Football 6 Comments »
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Titles are won on the line of scrimmage.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! We are just five days away from spring drills, although you’d hardly know it by looking at the thick layers of frost on the windshield this morning. After a grueling winter of tough workouts, the Auburn Tiger football team is Continue Story…

Crowded Conferences May Spell End For Divisions As We Know Them

By Posted on: January 28th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 8 Comments »
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The SEC was the first conference in the country to move to divisional play in 1992 to utilize an obscure NCAA rule that permitted a conference championship game to be added between the two divisional champs. It further dictates that each division must have an equal number of teams and that each team play every Continue Story…

2013 SEC Most Over and Under Hyped

By Posted on: January 21st, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 17 Comments »
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Still waxing nostalgic for last season. We’ve quit cold-tukey for two weeks now. Spring ball can’t get here quick enough. I’ve seen a few lists hyping what we can expect from the upcoming season but I’m curious in retrospect what was hyped to us back in 2013-both over-hyped and under-hyped–in a variety of categories. Here’s the Continue Story…

2013 Takeaways

By Posted on: January 14th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 17 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                         Photo: Julie Bennett, AL.comIt’s been a week now since the loss to FSU in the BCS title game and I think I’m ready to talk about football again. While most of us have experienced some sort of self-exile from the topic, mine didn’t last as long as I feared it might. No matter how Continue Story…

Conflicted Feelings Over the BCS Loss

By Posted on: January 9th, 2014 in Member Post 14 Comments »
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                                                                                                             (photo:Vasha Hunt, al.com)After having a few days to digest all of the great accomplishments and the one bitter disappointment of this past season, I think I’m finally coming to grips with one thing: I was completely full of crap. I told everyone that would listen that I would be happy no matter Continue Story…

A GOOD friend bails you out of jail…

By Posted on: January 5th, 2014 in Football, Memories 1 Comment »

a BEST friend is there beside you saying, “Wasn’t THAT a hell of a time!”One groomsman at my wedding, Bill, went to Auburn with me (I wrote about him earlier this year). He’s the BEST friend according to the above metaphor. One of my other groomsmen, Jim, made the unfortunate choice to attend FSU. He’ll Continue Story…

Let’s put the “M” back in MNC

By Posted on: January 3rd, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, Memories 23 Comments »
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Just in case you start to wonder after reading a few paragraphs, YES, I am beside myself with glee that we are playing in the Bowl Championship Series National Championship Game. And I think we can come out on top as the recognized best team in college football for the 2013 season. I will also Continue Story…

Waiting to see it

By Posted on: January 1st, 2014 in Football 7 Comments »

                         I’m waiting to see something on January 6th. Not just the BCS title game. Not just the chance for Auburn to play for a national championship for the second time in four years and the third in half a century. Not just to watch the coach of the year and his miracle team perform Continue Story…