Posts Tagged ‘Gus Malzahn’

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: February 28th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 15 Comments »

Oh, there’s Something Slowing Down Alright The NCAA announced this past week that the proposed ‘slow-down’ rule would soon be re-evaluated in the wake of overwhelming lack of support from head coaches. The new rule’s entire objective was to improve player safety, but thus far there have been no studies to show that it is necessary. Continue Story…

NCAA Fiction

By Posted on: February 25th, 2014 in Football 4 Comments »

Early morning, apartment interior. Coach Craig and Coach Grimes enter. Coach Craig - Hey kids - The two men stroll inside.Nick Saban, a young blond-haired surfer kid with a “Flock of Seagulls” haircut, who has yet to say a word, lies on a couch with a hamburger in his hand. Bret Beilema, a white, preppy-looking sort with a buzzcut.Coach Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: February 21st, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 18 Comments »

-Texas Tech football players treated fans attending a school basketball game with a halftime dunk contest. Clancy David, a walk-on wide receiver and self-proclaimed backwards name advocate, took home first place in the event. Apparently this was much more popular with the players than former head coach Tommy Tuberville’s annual Funk Contest.-Colorado St. running back, Continue Story…

I Bet the New Nick Saban Wears Pink Panties

By Posted on: February 17th, 2014 in Football 17 Comments »

Let’s put aside all this talk about being the best college coach in America. When Nick Saban boarded a plane recently to Indianapolis to whine about the Hurry-Up, No-Huddle Offense to the NCAA Rules Committee, he effectively told his rivals in the SEC that he has no answer for it.The Old Nick Saban is dead.The Continue Story…

Long Term Recruiting Success.

By Posted on: February 13th, 2014 in Football 6 Comments »
Star impact

How do those four and five stars pan out at Auburn?(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! This morning, from the snow-covered hills of the Tragic City, we’ll talk some Auburn recruiting. More specifically, we’ll look at how Auburn’s last five classes have contributed, with an emphasis on four and five star players. Four Continue Story…

Hal Herring – Man’s Man and the Last of an Era

By Posted on: February 12th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 3 Comments »

The year was 1957. The Auburn Tigers won the National Championship and did so with a lock down defense. Just as Auburn won a national championship in 2010 behind the play calling of an offensive guru named Gus Malzahn, the Tigers of ’57 won it behind the play calling of another guru, but that time Continue Story…

A Surprising Top Ten Finish!

By Posted on: February 6th, 2014 in Football 19 Comments »
Impact 2014

Who will make an impact in 2014?(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s the day after signing day, and aren’t we relieved that recruiting season has ended? Much like the numbness after a successful root canal, we’re glad it’s all over, for the rest of the year! For us Auburn Tigers, there is Continue Story…

Gus Malzahn on National Signing Day – (video)

By Posted on: February 5th, 2014 in Football, News 2 Comments »

                          Auburn Coach Gus Malzahn talks about each member of the Tigers’ 2014 Recruiting class in this video. It was a great day for the program as the Tigers signed some of the top players in the country. Malzahn says he looked for two things in a prospect: character and ability.