Posts Tagged ‘Gene Chizik’

A Bye Week to Work on Bama.

By Posted on: November 21st, 2013 in Football 15 Comments »
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                                                  The Tigers prepare for the Tide!                                                          (photo by Acid Reign)     War Eagle, everybody! It’s a much-needed open date for the Auburn Tigers, after playing on seven consecutive Saturdays, including two of the last three on the road in the SEC. Word from Auburn is that this week’s workouts are not full-contact, as the Tigers Continue Story…

The Road to Rocky Top.

By Posted on: November 7th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 32 Comments »
Tennessee Week

                           Auburn defenders must contain a scrambling quarterback this week.     War Eagle, everybody! This week’s refreshing cool mornings definitely have me thinking about college Football! FINALLY, fall seems to be here. For a while, Auburn’s college football season was starting to look like monsoon season in New Delhi! This Saturday, Auburn will travel to the Continue Story…

Crush the Catamounts!

By Posted on: October 12th, 2013 in Football 304 Comments »
Eagle Homecoming

A Celebration on the Plains!Auburn vs. Western Carolina, Open Thread.      War Eagle, everybody! It’s Homecoming at Auburn, today. The Tigers take on Western Carolina, on pay per view. The game kicks off at 1:00 PM Central Time, and a fun time should be had by everyone wearing the orange and blue!     Today marks the Continue Story…

Malzahn Puts His Finger Prints on the Auburn Program

By Posted on: August 19th, 2013 in Football 13 Comments »
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The naming of Nick Marshall as starting quarterback was about as anti-climatic as when Cam Newton grabbed the job in 2010. And that’s where the comparisons between the two should stop.With only a month of practice before taking the field against Washington St. on Aug. 31, expectations need to be muted. Regardless of what former Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest: Fall Practice Edition

By Posted on: August 2nd, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 16 Comments »
From the Eagle's Nest

Have you heard the news? The rumors of Auburn’s demise have been greatly exaggerated! The Tigers open fall practice this afternoon and do so knowing that they are being counted on by many to be counted out early. Something tells me this group of young men have different plans. With the program headed in a Continue Story…

Stop Your Whining Bret. You’ve Got This…

By Posted on: July 22nd, 2013 in Football 8 Comments »
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SEC Commissioner Mike Slive should send Gus Malzahn and Bret Bielema fruit baskets and thank you notes. If not for them, SEC Media Days would have rivaled the second half of the Auburn-Texas A&M game last year for excitement.By now you’ve heard about the war of words between the two first year SEC coaches. Bielema Continue Story…

Never Let the Facts Get in the Way of a Good Story

By Posted on: April 23rd, 2013 in Featured Article, Football, News 16 Comments »
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                     Gene Chizik met with the media Monday and called the ESPN/Selena Roberts                      report “absurd.” By now most well informed Auburn people are aware of the facts that have come out completely refuting the innuendos, half Continue Story…

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…