Posts Tagged ‘Track ‘em Tigers’

Hal Herring – Man’s Man and the Last of an Era

By Posted on: February 12th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 3 Comments »

The year was 1957. The Auburn Tigers won the National Championship and did so with a lock down defense. Just as Auburn won a national championship in 2010 behind the play calling of an offensive guru named Gus Malzahn, the Tigers of ’57 won it behind the play calling of another guru, but that time Continue Story…

ACC Looking to Ride Some SEC Coattails

By Posted on: February 11th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 14 Comments »
NCAA Football: BCS National Championship-Florida State vs Auburn

                                                                                                                       Image: CBS SportsLast week an interesting proposal came down from ACC commish John Swofford that the ACC, now considering the possibility of playing nine conference games, would forgo that extra contest and play eight if they could instead have each team schedule at least one SEC opponent every year. Also on the ACC’s wish list; Continue Story…

Loss of Evans is No Big Deal

By Posted on: February 10th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 12 Comments »

There’s been a lot of speculation about why Rashaan Evans chose Alabama over Auburn when everything pointed to him staying home. Some have wondered whether money was involved or maybe this was all orchestrated by his father Alan, to “get back” at Auburn for his own failures as a college athlete back in the 1980’s.Of Continue Story…

Clint Meyers Debut Ends in a 6-5 Tie – (updated)

By Posted on: February 7th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 2 Comments »
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The Clint Meyers debut as Auburn’s Head Softball Coach ended last night in a tie after leading the Troy Trojans 6-5 in the sixth inning. The Tigers down at one point 5-1, rallied back to take the lead when rain and sleet caused the game to be called. Under the rules, the score reverts to Continue Story…

Auburn’s National Signing Day- 2014 (an open thread)

By Posted on: February 5th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, News 160 Comments »
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                                                           Auburn’s war room.War Eagle everyone. Today is the day that football prospects across the country will sign their National Letters-of-Intent. Players will start faxing their letters to the colleges of their choice this morning at 7 a.m. CT. I know many of you are used to KoolBell doing this annual Signing Day Post here Continue Story…

Auburn Adds 21st Commitment – Closing in on a Strong 2014 Class

By Posted on: February 3rd, 2014 in Football, News 3 Comments »

                                                       Safety Markell Boston committed  to Auburn today. (photo:the playbook.com)With National Signing day less than 40 hours away Gus Malzahn and his staff  appear to be closing in on another strong class of recruits. Auburn’s 2014 class is already ranked in the top 10 Continue Story…

Enlightened Expectations

By Posted on: February 1st, 2014 in Football 6 Comments »

Graphic courtesy of Gartner Research Process “Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but – I hope – into a better shape.”Estella, in Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens2013 was only possible because of the depths of what Continue Story…

Happy 158th Birthday to Auburn University!

By Posted on: February 1st, 2014 in Featured Article, Football, News 3 Comments »
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On this day in 1856 Auburn University was born. The school was established as the East Alabama Male College and 16 years later became the first land grant college in the south. Today Auburn is recognizes as one of the nation’s preeminent comprehensive land-grant universities. Although she has one of the most recognizable brands in Continue Story…