Posts Tagged ‘Bo Jackson’

July 4th Week and Track ‘Em Tiger’s Football Hall of Fame

By Posted on: July 1st, 2013 in Featured Article, Football, News 25 Comments »

The celebration of our nation’s independence is an American tradition. For most it’s a time of fireworks, parades, barbecues, and vacations. And traditionally it’s a time for the staff here at Track ‘Em Tigers to take our annual weeks vacation. The 4th of July also marks an important time in the world of        college football. Continue Story…

Auburn’s 15 Greatest Players Over the Past 45 Years

By Posted on: May 13th, 2013 in Football 15 Comments »
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Who are the greatest to ever wear the orange-and-blue? Today, we are going to take a shot at picking the 15 greatest Auburn football players since 1968. That’s 45 years of Auburn football. While the top picks are easy, things get much harder toward the bottom.As with anything, this is a subjective selection. I’d love Continue Story…

Larger than Life and Bigger Every Day

By Posted on: March 8th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 8 Comments »
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People have always been naturally drawn to legends. Their larger-than-life content feed our inner desire to be more than our tangible selves. We all strive for excellence beyond what is normally expected in one way or another, and legends provide the motivation, hope, and belief that it can obtained.In modern times, it has become almost Continue Story…

Confirmed: Bo’s the Greatest

By Posted on: March 4th, 2013 in Football 11 Comments »
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We’ve always known it. I just wondered if others knew it. Now, after all these years, ESPN has confirmed it. Bo Jackson is the greatest athlete of all times. Over the past few weeks, SportsCenter along with ESPN Sports Science, have been conducting a tournament of sorts where they ask viewers to weigh in on Continue Story…

A Handful of Heisman Memories

By Posted on: December 2nd, 2012 in Football 8 Comments »

They hold half of the Heisman trophies ever awarded to SEC Western Division teams, and a quarter of all Heisman trophies ever awarded to the current 14 Southeastern Conference teams. Their likenesses have been cast in bronze and set in the concourse around Auburn’s Jordan-Hare stadium. They are the Auburn men who will cast their Continue Story…

Listing the Top 20 Iron Bowls

By Posted on: November 20th, 2012 in Football 37 Comments »

                         This is it. This is Iron Bowl week. It’s what nearly 5,000,000 citizens in the Heart of Dixie (and millions more across the country) look forward to at the end of Thanksgiving week. It’s the renewal of the nation’s No. 1 rivalry … Auburn vs. Alabama. This is the game coached Continue Story…