Posts Tagged ‘ESPN’

It’s Time for Auburn to Roll the Dice on Bruce Pearl

By Posted on: March 17th, 2014 in Basketball 8 Comments »

Everywhere you turn these days, it’s all about Bruce Pearl. Can Auburn get him? Will Auburn take a chance on him? But what’s the real story behind the colorful former Tennessee coach? What do we really know about him?Most importantly, he led a down-and-out Tennessee program to six straight NCAA Tournament appearances. Auburn has been Continue Story…

Auburn Must Fight for Malzahn

By Posted on: January 6th, 2014 in Football 12 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                                                               Photo by Julie Bennett/al.comRegardless of what happens tonight in Pasadena, Auburn has something very special – once in a lifetime special. It’s something that it must protect with all its might and resources. It’s something that should be priority one for not just the athletic program but the entire institution.I’m speaking of Gus Malzahn.Just Continue Story…

You Want Oregon? Really?

By Posted on: November 18th, 2013 in Football 18 Comments »
Its Great To Be An Auburn Tiger!

                                                                                                                       photo: Todd Van Ernst I can’t tell you the exact number of times I heard it this season, I can however tell you that many of my Alabama fan friends talked all preseason, and up until the Oregon loss to Stanford, that they wanted to play Oregon in the title game. Not “if” they Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: May 24th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »

Another week is in the books and it was a special one. The countdown to kickoff officially dipped below the century mark and Paul Finebaum’s return to the college football world became official. Well, that was half-special anyway. Oh speaking of half-special, I just described Finebaum’s audience. Let’s begin shall we? 

The [unnamed source] Who Cried Wolf

By Posted on: April 5th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football, News 26 Comments »

Pack it up, folks. It’s time to give in. We had a good run but the jig is up. Auburn football is doomed. If only I had a nickel for every time I have heard that in the previous three years. Auburn University Athletics (football specifically) has once again found itself facing sensationalized accusations.  I 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…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: February 15th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football, News 20 Comments »
Eagles Nest

Once again, it is time to re-visit some of the major headlines from the previous week in college football. They certainly do not lack intrigue. There were players arrested, players napping in extreme positions, players partying hard, and players being questioned on whether or not they’ll even play this upcoming season. On top of that, Continue Story…