Posts Tagged ‘LSU football’

How About a Cold One in Jordan-Hare Stadium?

By Posted on: March 10th, 2014 in Football 16 Comments »

Fraternity boys across the South must be pinching themselves today. Is it really true? Might the SEC allow beer sales during college football games? They are at least going to take a look at it.SEC officials plan to discuss the subject during league meetings this spring, with an eye on perhaps allowing neutral site games Continue Story…

Auburn Has Always Been Known for Tough Defenses

By Posted on: November 6th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 9 Comments »
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Trailing Auburn 14-3 in the second quarter, Arkansas drove 73 yards to set up a first-and-goal at the Auburn four-yard line. Then running back Jonathan Williams was stopped on consecutive third and fourth down plays. Met at the line both times by Auburn linebacker JaViere Mitchel, the Auburn freshman drove the runner back for a Continue Story…

Better Days Are Ahead For Auburn… And Soon.

By Posted on: September 23rd, 2013 in Football 24 Comments »
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Saturday night in Baton Rouge was everything Auburn people expected and more. Even the most optimistic fan couldn’t see a way out of Tiger Stadium with a win and the first half made good on that belief.If you hung around for the second half, and judging from the empty seats in Baton Rouge few did, Continue Story…

Auburn Goes Down Swinging Against LSU (includes unit grades)

By Posted on: September 22nd, 2013 in Football 27 Comments »
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This edition of the Tigers keeps fighting!      War Eagle, everybody. It’s time now for the Acid Reign Report on Auburn’s 35-21 loss to LSU in Baton Rouge. On a national television stage, a young Auburn team had some early jitters, and did not handle a monsoon rain well at all. LSU took advantage of Continue Story…

A Tale of Two Turnovers

By Posted on: September 22nd, 2013 in Member Post 10 Comments »
Slippery conditions in the Valley.

It was the wettest of times, it was the worst field at times. (Okay, enough of that. But thank you, Boz.)Prior to the Auburn -LSU game, one of the announcers made an offhand comment. Just recently before the game, Les Miles had his quarterback practice for about an hour throwing a wet football. The last Continue Story…

A Little Bit Goes a Long Way

By Posted on: September 20th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 11 Comments »

Since early in the year, a hot topic on The Plains has been debating what record Auburn would carry into Baton Rouge in week 4. Thanks to a beautiful Marshall to Uzomah connection against Mississippi State last week, the Auburn Tigers will arrive in LSU’s Death Valley undefeated and looking to build on their hard-earned Continue Story…

No Rest For the Weary

By Posted on: September 17th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 12 Comments »

As fresh as our first conference win in nearly two years felt Saturday night and exciting as was a late 4th quarter comeback reminiscent of the great Auburn teams of yore, one can never rest for long in the SEC. You simply wade from one welter weight bout one week into a heavyweight contest the next. Continue Story…

Marshall Has Auburn Believing Again

By Posted on: September 16th, 2013 in Football 13 Comments »
Auburn celebrating

It wasn’t quite as good as a first kiss or even that first sip of beer, but Saturday night in Auburn felt pretty damn good. It’s been too long. If we’d been Clemson fans, we’d torn down the goal posts. Nobody is suggesting Auburn is back, but there’s no arguing that things are going up Continue Story…