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Las Vegas Jumps on the Auburn Bandwagon

By Posted on: June 16th, 2014 in Football 4 Comments »
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While it’s great that Auburn is getting a lot of preseason love from the media, remember these are the same people who said the Tigers would be lucky to grab six wins a year ago. Now Las Vegas is getting in on the act.The Golden Nugget Casino in Las Vegas has released early lines on Continue Story…

Nostalgia Friday: 1983 Iron Bowl

By Posted on: June 13th, 2014 in Football 8 Comments »

Today we go back 31 years to 1983. Can it really have been that long? The 1983 Auburn football team remains one of my all-time favorites. It was the year Auburn broke out of its hibernation and claimed its first SEC title since 1957.The 1983 Iron Bowl was a classic and will be forever remembered Continue Story…

Malzahn is Worth the Bet

By Posted on: June 9th, 2014 in Football 18 Comments »

Gus Malzahn may be the most popular coach in Auburn history – right now. The same could be said for Gene Chizik back in the summer of 2011. Like then, it’s hard to imagine anyone not wanting to lock Malzahn up for the long-term following the most exciting season in Auburn history.What if he fails? Continue Story…

It’s Time for Auburn to Claim More National Championships

By Posted on: June 2nd, 2014 in Football 24 Comments »
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It’s time for Auburn to claim more national championships. For years we’ve laughed at Alabama fans that drive around the state with those stupid “15” stickers on their cars. But here’s the thing: There are many across the country who actually believe Bama has that many titles.Perception is reality.Auburn will tackle the issue of claiming Continue Story…

The End of Conference Divisions?

By Posted on: May 27th, 2014 in Football 17 Comments »
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What if the recent arguments over conference scheduling didn’t matter? That could well be the case if the Atlantic Coast Conference has its way. Last week, a story surfaced that’s gotten very little attention until now.The ACC has submitted a proposal to the NCAA that would allow conferences to do away with divisional play and Continue Story…

Nick Saban: Do As I Say, Not as I Do

By Posted on: May 19th, 2014 in Football 15 Comments »
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Since that final second ran off in the Iron Bowl, Nick Saban has gone from calm, cool operator to bumbling idiot. The latest incident happened last week when he told a reporter to kiss his ass because the Alabama program got tweaked by a former West Virginia quarterback of all people.By now you’ve heard the Continue Story…

College Football Semifinals: Big Time or Bust?

By Posted on: May 12th, 2014 in Football 6 Comments »

It’s December 2014 and the first college football playoff semifinal matchups have been announced. Top-seeded LSU has earned a spot in the Sugar Bowl to face fourth-seeded Oklahoma. Meanwhile, third-ranked Auburn is headed back to Pasadena to face second-ranked Ohio State in the Rose Bowl.What does an Auburn fan do?Assuming you’re not super wealthy and Continue Story…

Nick Marshall Gets the Heisman Treatment

By Posted on: May 6th, 2014 in Basketball, Football 13 Comments »
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In a season where most of the conference will be looking for a quarterback, Auburn has the luxury of finally returning one for a second season. Combine that with last year’s breakout season and you can understand why Nick Marshall is getting so much preseason attention.The preseason magazine season is upon us and a few Continue Story…