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The Dirty Dozen – Final

By Posted on: January 7th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 3 Comments »

Major Reisman: “Sixteen”Team: “We all come out like it’s Halloween”The Dirty Dozen looks at the games that Auburn’s opponents played during the bowl season, highlighting points of interest, tendencies and potential issues for 2014.Despite the ending, Auburn’s 2013 season was a sensational ride from start to finish. Doubted and discounted by every sports announcer in Continue Story…

Waiting to see it

By Posted on: January 1st, 2014 in Football 7 Comments »

                         I’m waiting to see something on January 6th. Not just the BCS title game. Not just the chance for Auburn to play for a national championship for the second time in four years and the third in half a century. Not just to watch the coach of the year and his miracle team perform Continue Story…

Dinner rush at Cafe Malzahn

By Posted on: December 13th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 24 Comments »

“Did you remember to ask for a table with a view?” Now that the national media has finally rediscovered Auburn, I thought I’d let you all get your reservations in at Cafe Malzahn before the crowd.As compelling, astonishing and amazing as the saga for the 2013 Auburn Tigers has played out, there remains one last Continue Story…

The Dirty Dozen – Week 15

By Posted on: December 11th, 2013 in Football 3 Comments »

 Major Reisman: “Fifteen”Team: “Franko goes in where the others have been”The Dirty Dozen looks at the games that Auburn’s opponents play throughout the season, highlighting points of interest, tendencies and potential issues for their remaining season. A group of young athletes who originally assembled with the promise of high achievement endure the trials and tribulations of a winless conference Continue Story…

The Dirty Dozen – Week 14

By Posted on: December 4th, 2013 in Football 12 Comments »

Major Reisman: “Fourteen”Team: “Zero-hour – Jimenez cuts the cable”Major Reisman: “And?”Team: “Franko cuts the phone”The Dirty Dozen looks at the games that Auburn’s opponents play throughout the season, highlighting points of interest, tendencies and potential issues for their upcoming game with Auburn.Gone. All gone. An 11-1 regular season in which their team spent 6 weeks Continue Story…

The Dirty Dozen – Week 13

By Posted on: November 28th, 2013 in Football 3 Comments »

Major Reisman: “Thirteen”Team: “Franko goes up without being seen”The Dirty Dozen looks at the games that Auburn’s opponents play throughout the season, highlighting points of interest, tendencies and potential issues for their upcoming game with Auburn.The thirteenth week of football was a bye for Auburn, but proved to be a significant one due to the 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…

The Dirty Dozen – Week 12

By Posted on: November 19th, 2013 in Football 5 Comments »

Major Reisman: “Twelve”Team: “Wladislaw and the Major go down to delve”The Dirty Dozen looks at the games that Auburn’s opponents play throughout the season, highlighting points of interest, tendencies and potential issues for their upcoming game with Auburn. For the teams we’ve already played, I’ll look at how they performed with their remaining opponents in Continue Story…