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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Gene Chizik’s Daughter Goes to the Prom

By Posted on: April 7th, 2014 in Football 9 Comments »
Chizik Daughter

The picture says it all.In fact, it may be the greatest father-daughter photo ever taken. Gene Chizik’s daughter went to the prom this weekend. Apparently, Gene wasn’t overly thrilled with her choice. Maybe it’s the long hair. Maybe it’s the thought of this boy taking his baby anywhere.If you’re the father of a teenage girl, Continue Story…

Changes Coming to SEC Television

By Posted on: March 24th, 2014 in Football 13 Comments »
NCAA Football: Alabama at Auburn

You like change? Then, this is your year. In addition to the playoff era beginning in college football, the media landscape and how you watch Saturday afternoon football will change dramatically.The biggest news in these parts is the launch of the SEC Network. Promising to deliver 24/7 football programming during the season, the new ESPN-sponsored Continue Story…

Auburn Must Fight for Malzahn

By Posted on: January 6th, 2014 in Football 12 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                                                               Photo by Julie Bennett/al.comRegardless of what happens tonight in Pasadena, Auburn has something very special – once in a lifetime special. It’s something that it must protect with all its might and resources. It’s something that should be priority one for not just the athletic program but the entire institution.I’m speaking of Gus Malzahn.Just Continue Story…

Auburn Fights for Title on the Field and Off

By Posted on: November 25th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 34 Comments »
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To reach the BCS Championship Game, Auburn will have to do more than just win on the football field. There’s always been bias in the national media – everyone deals with it to a degree. They all have agendas, whether they consciously know it or not. On last night’s ESPN BCS Countdown Show, the three Continue Story…

Malzahn Waits His Turn at Waffle House

By Posted on: November 19th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 16 Comments »
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What does it take for a guy to get a seat at Waffle House?                     Photo:Julie Bennett al.comApparently, more than a ten win season and the most improbable victory in Jordan-Hare Stadium history. Declaring after Saturday’s win over Georgia that, “this is definitely a Waffle House night,”Gus Malzahn continued his tradition of heading to the local Continue Story…

Auburn News and Notes

By Posted on: June 3rd, 2013 in Featured Article 12 Comments »

Paul Finebaum has gotten a lot of press the past week for his move to the new SEC Network and his relocation to Charlotte where the network will be headquartered. While he’ll get more exposure regionally, it’s a huge victory for the state of Alabama.The move effectively silences all of his former callers. While ESPN, Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: May 24th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »

Another week is in the books and it was a special one. The countdown to kickoff officially dipped below the century mark and Paul Finebaum’s return to the college football world became official. Well, that was half-special anyway. Oh speaking of half-special, I just described Finebaum’s audience. Let’s begin shall we? 

Character Issues Are Part of the Game

By Posted on: August 27th, 2012 in Uncategorized 18 Comments »

​By Jay Coulter (jccoulter@gmail.com) on August 27, 2012Birmingham News columnist Kevin Scarbinsky’s scathing article on Auburn football yesterday is getting a lot of attention as Gene Chizik prepares for his fourth season on the Plains.Scarbinsky brings into question the rash of off-field incidents that have plagued Auburn over the last year or so. With the Continue Story…