Posts Tagged ‘Phillip Lutzenkirchen’

C.J. Uzomah – “We’ll Get Back on Track”

By Posted on: July 15th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                      (photo:USAToday file)Gus Malzahn had to face the media Monday after what had to be  a very distressing two weeks, starting with the death of former player Phillip Lutzenkirchen and ending with Friday’s disappointing actions of his starting quarterback. Despite those problems, anyone watching him at SEC Media Days could see he showed the same Continue Story…

Tribute to the 2014 Track ‘Em Tigers Auburn Football Hall of Fame

By Posted on: July 9th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 5 Comments »
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                Frank Sanders with Bob Hope on the 1994 All-American TV Show. (photo:Auburn media file)Auburn University has a football heritage that is one of the richest  in all of college sports. In fact, some of the greatest to ever play the game have worn the Orange and Blue. The Tigers have had four College Football Continue Story…

The Real Definition of Rich

By Posted on: July 7th, 2014 in Football 3 Comments »
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Society has its own definition of rich. The visual images include big homes, foreign cars, swimming pools and vacation cottages. Last week, Phillip Lutzenkirchen gave us the real image of rich. Looking at those pictures of a full high school football stadium in Atlanta during his memorial service, you realized this young man was among Continue Story…

We Have Lost Lutzie … “Crushed and without words.”

By Posted on: June 29th, 2014 in Football, News 13 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                          (photo:al.com)Reports have surfaced from Georgia that Phillip Lutzenkirchen was killed in car crash in Troup County, Georgia. He was signed by the Rams and released in August 2013. I will always remember him as a fine young man who did his Continue Story…

C.J. Uzomah Named to Preseason Mackey Award List

By Posted on: July 9th, 2013 in Football, News 4 Comments »
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C. J. Uzomah has been named to the Mackey Award Watch List. The award recognizes the nation’s top tight end. The Mackey Award Committee made the announcement today. He was named as one of 37 tight ends on the preseason watch list. The announcement may have surprised some since Uzomah saw only limited playing time Continue Story…

Auburn’s Top Two Receivers Will Make It in the NFL

By Posted on: April 30th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 6 Comments »
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          Emory Blake scored a touchdown in Auburn’s 2010 BCS Championship win over Oregon. Auburn Wide Receiver Emory Blake joined Tight End Phillip Lutzenkirchen and Safety Daren Bates yesterday in signing as an undrafted free agent with the St. Louis Rams. In giving Bates a chance, the Rams have signed one of the hardest working guys Continue Story…

Attacking the Tampa 2

By Posted on: February 19th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 13 Comments »

There’s no such thing as too many weapons when facing the Tampa 2 Gus Malzahn versus Ellis Johnson, September 25, 2010Oftentimes a game of football doesn’t rely solely on a memorable play, a single phenomenal athlete, or a critical turnover that results in a game turning moment. It is usually a result of hard work, Continue Story…

“It Was the Best Decision of My Life To Be a Tiger.”

By Posted on: October 31st, 2012 in Football, Uncategorized 12 Comments »
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“He made one of the biggest plays in Alabama history. I’m talking about Alabama and Auburn history. Actually it is Alabama history, too. When he caught that touchdown pass against Alabama and did that little touchdown dance, ‘the Lutzie’ as they called it. I think that pretty much won him over with the fans.”That’s the Continue Story…