Posts Tagged ‘sec blogs’

A Pot Smoking, Flora-Bama Kind of Weekend

By Posted on: July 14th, 2014 in Football 14 Comments »
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There’s a cloud hanging over the start of today’s SEC Media Days event. A cloud of marijuana smoke. Just when we thought this year’s event was going to be a ho-hum affair, Nick Marshall gets cited for smoking pot behind his over-tinted car windows.Cue the drama.The gripping misdemeanor over the weekend threatened to overshadow a Continue Story…

An East Visits West Headliner!

By Posted on: July 11th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 25 Comments »
Gamecock Preview

South Carolina is an important test for the Tigers.(Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. On October 25th, after a week of rest, the Auburn Tigers host the South Carolina Gamecocks at Jordan Hare Stadium. Both teams will have been tested, and this game will be 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…

Happy Birthday America!

By Posted on: July 4th, 2014 in News Comment »
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We are so blessed and thankful to live in the greatest country in the world. And we are grateful for all those who serve our country. We hope all of you have a safe and enjoyable 4th of July. Later today we will be posting our annual ballot for the selection of Track ‘em Tigers Continue Story…

A Bye Week for the Tigers in October.

By Posted on: July 3rd, 2014 in Football 3 Comments »
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Auburn made good use of the off week last season!(Photo by Acid Reign.)      After Auburn has played their first six opponents this year, the Tigers get a mid-October bye week, taking the 18th off. After playing LSU and Mississippi State back to back, the Tigers may need a rest, before a 4-week stretch against Continue Story…

Nostalgia Friday: 1972 Sugar Bowl

By Posted on: June 27th, 2014 in Football 1 Comment »

Our Nostalgia Friday pieces typically highlight Auburn victories from years past. Today we take a look at a loss. The footage here from the 1972 Sugar Bowl between Auburn and Oklahoma is just too good to pass up regardless of the outcome.The 1971 season will be remembered as the Heisman Trophy winning year of Pat Continue Story…

A Showdown in Starkville!

By Posted on: June 26th, 2014 in Football 3 Comments »
MSU Preview

Auburn’s last visit wasn’t so great.(Photo by Acid Reign.)      War Eagle, everybody! It’s time now for another Auburn opponent preview. On October 11th, Auburn continues its SEC schedule with a tough road trip to play Mississippi State in Starkville. I’ve seen some projections that both teams will be undefeated coming into this game, but Continue Story…

Judge in Ed O’Bannon Case Appears to be Leaning Toward Decision to Radically Change College Sports

By Posted on: June 24th, 2014 in Basketball, Featured Article, Football, News 5 Comments »

In July, 2009 former UCLA All-American Basketball Player Ed O’Bannon filed a suit against the NCAA to allow players to sell the rights to their names, images and likenesses for use on television broadcasts and in video games. The problem with that: The NCAA has always viewed college athletes as amateurs. The official line from Continue Story…