Posts Tagged ‘Ellis Johnson’

How Far Can This Auburn Team Go?

By Posted on: October 7th, 2013 in Football 26 Comments »
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Care to do a little day dreaming? How far can this Auburn football team go? With the temperature still warm and your two marquee wins coming against schools in Mississippi, it’s hardly time to start making New Year’s Day reservations.But considering those wins came against opponents that few gave you a chance against back in Continue Story…

Tigers Sack the Rebels! (with unit grades.)

By Posted on: October 6th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »
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Tigers dug in when it counted.      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for the Acid Reign report, on Auburn’s 30-22 win over the 24th ranked Ole Miss Rebels. This was a game few pundits figured Auburn could win, but the Tigers jumped on the Rebels early, and rode big leads through much of the Continue Story…

Pleased With the Tigers Progress

By Posted on: October 2nd, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 10 Comments »
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The Auburn Football Team did something this week that hasn’t been done since the first day of fall camp … have everyone out for practice. Coach Malzahn said yesterday that Tuesday would be, “The first day we’ll actually have our entire team going through practice, which is a very positive thing moving forward.” However, as Continue Story…

Another Iron Bowl for the Ages.

By Posted on: August 22nd, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 21 Comments »
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Can the Tigers break away again?      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview, the last of the preseason. On November 30th, Auburn hosts Alabama in Jordan Hare Stadium for the Iron Bowl. This year, the Tigers get a bye week between the Georgia and Alabama games, hopefully to rest, recuperate Continue Story…

Auburn Looks to Plug Holes on Defense Before Season Opener

By Posted on: August 21st, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 17 Comments »

“Football is a game of collisions and we have had some unfortunate situations.” That’s the way Auburn Defensive Coordinator Ellis Johnson responded to a question this week about his defense sustaining so many injuries during fall camp.It’s also often up to chance. Take Jonathan Jones and Defensive End Dee Ford. Jones was having a great Continue Story…

Restoring the Auburn Defense

By Posted on: August 7th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 15 Comments »

A lot has been written this summer about the Auburn offense – particularly the Auburn quarterback race. Most fans are awaiting the announcement of which one of the four applicants will get the nod. There’s no question that picking the right guy to run the offense is huge. However, just as huge will be what Continue Story…

Stiffen the Sinews

By Posted on: July 16th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 6 Comments »

“In peace there’s nothing so becomes a manAs modest stillness and humility:But when the blast of war blows in our ears,Then imitate the action of the tiger;Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood,Disguise fair nature with hard-favour’d rage;Then lend the eye a terrible aspect;Let pry through the portage of the headLike the brass cannon; let Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: May 17th, 2013 in Featured Article, News 7 Comments »
From the Eagle's Nest

Hawaii returning to its rainbow roots. According to legend, the team adopted the nickname after a rainbow appeared over the field in which Hawaii rallied to upset Oregon St. It’s a good thing more teams don’t use this logic. There’s no telling how many Goodyear Blimps, Suns, Stars, Moons, Dome Ceilings, and Cirrus Cloud mascots Continue Story…