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Gearing Up for a National Title!

By Posted on: January 2nd, 2014 in Football 25 Comments »

                                                        These Tigers will be prepared!                                                                    (Photo by Acid Reign)     War Eagle, everybody! And a happy New Year! Bowl season is in full swing, and 2014 is well underway. It’s hard to believe, but the SEC Champion Auburn Tigers are just 4 days away from playing for their second national championship in 4 years. In Continue Story…

Coffee break at Cafe’ Malzahn

By Posted on: November 21st, 2013 in Football 5 Comments »

                 A statistical analysis of the SEC season so far.With Auburn off this week, I thought I would run some numbers again.Please note, Cafe Malzahn has changed the menu somewhat. The criteria for excellence hasn’t changed, only some values of the relative merit for achievement. In the past I assigned 2,1,0, and (-1) as a Continue Story…

Tre Mason Named SEC Offensive Player of the Week

By Posted on: November 4th, 2013 in Football, News 2 Comments »
Auburn vs Arkansas

One of the nation’s best running backs, Tre Mason, was recognized today as the South Eastern Conference’s Offensive Player of the week for his performance in Auburn’s 35 -17 win over Arkansas. In Saturday’s game, Mason tied the record for the most touchdown’s scored by a running back by a visiting player at Arkansas. He Continue Story…

On to Rocky Top…

By Posted on: November 4th, 2013 in Football 9 Comments »
Neyland Stadium

Watching the Auburn logo flash up on ESPN’s BCS Countdown Show last night was surreal. 8-1. Ranked ninth in the BCS. Has a team who finished winless in the SEC a year prior ever soared to such heights the following season? If so, I can’t remember it.Auburn is no longer just a nice story. This Continue Story…

An Open Letter to Jay Jacobs

By Posted on: October 31st, 2013 in Football 22 Comments »

                                                         I know it’s a little early, but just thought I’d mention it.Dear Jay,Pay the man.Pay him whatever he wants. If he says he desires a platinum golf cart to ride from the front door of his mansion to the garage, a blended cashmere kitchen sink or an ermine lined visor, just Continue Story…

Jeremy Johnson Named SEC Freshman of the Week … Again

By Posted on: October 29th, 2013 in Football, News 8 Comments »

Auburn Quarterback Jeremy Johnson has taken the full reigns of the Auburn offense twice this year and both times he has been recognized as the SEC Freshman of the Week. Johnson was named Monday to his second Freshman of the Week honor for his 192 yard, two touchdown performance against Florida Atlantic. When Jeremy went Continue Story…

Jeremy Johnson SEC Freshman of the Week

By Posted on: October 14th, 2013 in Football 9 Comments »
NCAA Football: Western Carolina at Auburn

For the second consecutive week, an Auburn player has been selected as the South Eastern Conference Freshman of the Week. Quarterback Jeremy Johnson was chosen for his performance in the Tigers  62- 3 win over Western Carolina. Last week Defensive End Carl Lawson earned Freshman of the Week honors for his performance in the Tigers Continue Story…

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

By Posted on: August 17th, 2013 in Football, News 28 Comments »
2Auburn6_crop_north- Nick Marshall

“(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…