Posts Tagged ‘Gus Malzahn’

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 »
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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.

Auburn’s National Signing Day- 2014 (an open thread)

By Posted on: February 5th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, News 160 Comments »
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                                                           Auburn’s war room.War Eagle everyone. Today is the day that football prospects across the country will sign their National Letters-of-Intent. Players will start faxing their letters to the colleges of their choice this morning at 7 a.m. CT. I know many of you are used to KoolBell doing this annual Signing Day Post here Continue Story…

Auburn Adds 21st Commitment – Closing in on a Strong 2014 Class

By Posted on: February 3rd, 2014 in Football, News 3 Comments »

                                                       Safety Markell Boston committed  to Auburn today. (photo:the playbook.com)With National Signing day less than 40 hours away Gus Malzahn and his staff  appear to be closing in on another strong class of recruits. Auburn’s 2014 class is already ranked in the top 10 Continue Story…

Enlightened Expectations

By Posted on: February 1st, 2014 in Football 6 Comments »

Graphic courtesy of Gartner Research Process “Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but – I hope – into a better shape.”Estella, in Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens2013 was only possible because of the depths of what Continue Story…