Posts Tagged ‘bobby petrino’

The Crazy World that is – College Football’s Offseason

By Posted on: January 18th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 13 Comments »
Gus is planning on running his offense so fast this season that we will actually travel backwards in time.

The finals scores have been tallied, the standings have been finalized, but college football isn’t done making headlines. This is nothing new for anyone who has followed the sport for any significant amount of time. For every Heisman highlight that spread like wildfire through media outlets, there is an equally buzz-worthy story waiting outside the lines to Continue Story…

The Calm Before the Storm

By Posted on: December 3rd, 2012 in Football 65 Comments »

Call it the calm before the storm. After a week of rumors and flight tracking, all has gone quiet on the Auburn coaching front, which means a decision is likely close at hand. With the regular season over, Auburn is expected to move fast now. They’ll have to be quick, Arkansas and Tennessee have made Continue Story…

Time Is of the Essence in Auburn Coaching Search

By Posted on: November 27th, 2012 in Football 115 Comments »
DSC_0364 - Malzahn

                                   Could Gus Malzahn be Auburn’s next head football coach? There have been a lot of questions swirling around the Auburn Football program this fall, the biggest of which was answered Sunday afternoon when Athletic Director Jay Jacobs announced the dismissal of Coach Gene Chizik. With the announcement, the big question shifted from if and Continue Story…

Well it’s About (War Damn) Time

By Posted on: November 2nd, 2012 in Featured Article, Football 16 Comments »
Auburn QB Dating Game

Hero to goat – somehow, someway the transformation is complete. Gene Chizik has burned through his National Championship equity faster than any other head coach ever and the debt is now mounting quickly. $7.5 million worth to be exact. Earlier this week Chizik announced that freshman Jonathan Wallace would be the the starting quarterback for Continue Story…

Petrino Is Not The Answer For Auburn

By Posted on: October 29th, 2012 in Football 50 Comments »

It was ominous from the start. When Spirit jumped from his cage Saturday night and took a right out of the stadium, we should have known he was trying to tell us something.Like a Bruce Springsteen song, he took a right turn and was never coming back – until fans screamed loud enough to make Continue Story…

The Case For Bobby Petrino

By Posted on: October 23rd, 2012 in Football 125 Comments »

Trading Places??? It wasn’t long before I could take the pulse of the Auburn crowd in Vanderbilt stadium early Saturday afternoon. Gallows humor and outright calls for Chizik’s head seemed to fill the air. I’m not sure if a win Saturday would have changed the way the prevailing winds are blowing in Auburn right now Continue Story…

Where Would Auburn Turn?

By Posted on: October 16th, 2012 in Football 32 Comments »

Should Auburn decide to make a coaching change at the end of the season, they’ll need to move fast. The SEC is likely to have its highest turnover at the top in years. It’s widely expected that Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky and Auburn will be in the market for new leaders.Throw in Texas and the speculation Continue Story…