Posts Tagged ‘Jeremy Johnson’

Did Malzahn Make a Mistake Pulling the Redshirt off Johnson?

By Posted on: October 14th, 2013 in Football 25 Comments »

Not much has gone wrong for Gus Malzahn this season. That might change after Saturday. Stepping in for the injured Nick Marshall, freshman Jeremy Johnson showed why he was one of the top recruited quarterbacks in the land against Western Carolina.With the meat of the SEC schedule starting Saturday at Texas A&M, Johnson may quickly 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…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest – Tigers on the Rise!

By Posted on: October 11th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 21 Comments »
Practice from the Eagle's Nest

Week 7 of the college football season has arrived and things could not have gone much better to this point for Auburn.  The Tigers enter tomorrow’s contest against Western Carolina on a solid run that has been highlighted by inspired play, emerging talent, and week-to-week improvement. Gus Malzahn may not yet possess the firepower to Continue Story…

Auburn Has a Quarterback (and “Nick is the guy”)

By Posted on: August 17th, 2013 in Football, News 28 Comments »
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“(Nick Marshall) can throw a football farther than anyone I’ve ever seen in my life. He’s an unbelievable football player. I’d like to see how much better he’s gotten over the past couple of years.” Those words were spoken this summer by Aaron Murray, All-SEC quarterback for the Georgia Bulldogs. Today we learned that Murray Continue Story…

Auburn Quarterback Situation – Now Basically a Two Man Race

By Posted on: August 12th, 2013 in Football, News 16 Comments »
Jeremy Johnson and Nick Marshall will be getting most of the reps this week in fall practice.

On Saturday after Auburn’s second scrimmage, Gus Malzahn said his goal was, “To narrow things down at all positions but specifically the quarterback position. Hopefully, after we watch film, we’ll have a chance to do that somewhat.”Tonight, the announcement came when Malzahn told the press that Kiehl Frazier, the starter at the beginning of the Continue Story…

“Tackle Football … Real Football”

By Posted on: August 7th, 2013 in Football 1 Comment »

Auburn went through their first scrimmage of fall camp today. The Tigers were scheduled to conduct the practice in Jordan-Hare Stadium but thunder storms forced the  practice to be held inside the Auburn Sports Complex practice facility. It was the first time the coaches were able to evaluate players in a simulated game type situation. Continue Story…

Is Nick the Pick?

By Posted on: July 29th, 2013 in Football 12 Comments »
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Comparing incoming JUCO quarterback Nick Marshall to Cam Newton is something of a stretch – probably a big GIANT stretch. Still, the comparisons to him keep coming despite the fact that Marshall has yet to take a hit in an Auburn uniform.Ask the majority of Auburn fans who the starting quarterback will be on August Continue Story…

Another Summer, Another Auburn Quarterback Race on The Plains

By Posted on: May 7th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 13 Comments »
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       One thing is for certain about new Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall – He won’t be wearing        number “7.”Spring Football is over on The Plains and just like the last six­­­­­ years the Tigers finished camp and head into summer with no clear leader at the quarterback position. Gus Malzahn Continue Story…