Posts Tagged ‘Bo Jackson’

Some Memorable Plays (from the past) – 1983 Auburn vs. Florida Edition

By Posted on: July 8th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, Memories 5 Comments »
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Greetings, fellow football-starved sons and daughters of the Burnt Orange and Navy Blue!  Once again I have crawled out from my rock to share a few memories of one of the first significant games I ever saw as a student at Auburn- the 1983 Florida game, which ended up a hard-fought 28-21 win for the Continue Story…

Some Memorable Plays (from the past) – 1985 Auburn vs. FSU Edition

By Posted on: May 16th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, Memories 6 Comments »
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                                                                                                                   (photo:Montgomery Advertiser)Now that spring practice, A-Day, and the NFL Draft are over, there isn’t much present action related to AU football. Meanwhile, the upcoming fall football season seems so far in the future. Such a lacuna seems to me to be a great time for reflecting on the past, particularly some of the great Continue Story…

A Day to Celebrate

By Posted on: April 21st, 2014 in Football 4 Comments »

You’ve got to give a lot of credit to Auburn officials. They know how to throw a party. Arriving on campus Saturday morning for the annual A-Day game, it became apparent immediately that the day was part celebration and part football.The actual game was enough to keep the casual fan’s attention through halftime, but the Continue Story…

Three Decades Later, Auburn’s Still Chasing Evans

By Posted on: January 27th, 2014 in Football 14 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                                                                Photo by Opelika-Auburn NewsDon’t expect the state’s top recruiting prospect to get caught off guard on national signing day. While Auburn’s Rashaan Evans may still be in high school, he’s seen enough to understand how the Continue Story…

Nostalgia Friday

By Posted on: January 24th, 2014 in Football 7 Comments »

Today we bring back a feature that ran years ago here at Track’em Tigers. We call it Nostalgia Friday and it’s a look back at old games and athletes that have left their mark on the Auburn football program. If you have any old games you’d like for us to spotlight, let me know. You Continue Story…

The Best Auburn Football Video of 2013 (with Bo Jackson)

By Posted on: December 16th, 2013 in Football 12 Comments »

Here’s what has to be the best Auburn Football video of the 2013 season. It is by Snowday Productions. If this doesn’t light your fire, your wood is wet. Listening to Bo Jackson is enough to make you want to put on a helmet and get in the game yourself. War Eagle!                              Beat the Seminoles!

Tre Mason SEC Offensive Player of the Year and Heisman Finalist

By Posted on: December 9th, 2013 in Football, News Comments Off
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                                                                                                                                     (photo credit: AP)“You’re probably one of the best players to ever put on an Auburn helmet.” That’s what Bo Jackson told Running back Tre Mason at the SEC Championship Game. And Bo knows Auburn Football. Today Bo’s statement was seconded by two important organizations. First the Associated Continue Story…

Let’s Never Forget the 1983 SEC Champions

By Posted on: October 23rd, 2013 in Football 14 Comments »
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This Saturday Auburn will honor the 1983 SEC Championship Team. To younger fans the men on the field will be nothing more than balding former players from a long-ago generation.For me they will always represent the best-of-the-best. Regardless of how many championships Auburn wins in the future, there will never be another team like that Continue Story…