Posts Tagged ‘Tre Mason’

The Real Strength of Auburn’s Offense

By Posted on: December 18th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 10 Comments »
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                                                                                            (photo:David Carson, Post Dispatch)There is no secret to No. 2 Auburn’s success this year, it has been a smooth running and powerful ground offensive. The Tigers have chewed up yardage faster than Gen. Stormin Norman’s troops did in the first Gulf War. Field Marshall Gus Malzahn‘s squad leads the nation in rushing with 335.7 Continue Story…

Monday Musings

By Posted on: December 16th, 2013 in Football 11 Comments »
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It’s back to football today for the Auburn Tigers. While their fellow students begin the first day of Christmas break, Auburn players turn their attention back to the football field after a week of finals, graduation and award banquets.Gus Malzahn plans to follow a similar calendar to that used during the 2010 title run.“I thought Continue Story…

Tre Mason Doesn’t Win Heisman – but still trying to accomplish a dream

By Posted on: December 15th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 13 Comments »
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                   Tre Mason stands in front of pictures of Auburn’s three Heisman winners. Running-back Tre Mason came up short in his quest to become Auburn’s fourth Heisman Trophy winner. Thrust into the Heisman race late in the season after a record setting 304 yard performance in the SEC Championship game, Mason finished sixth in a Continue Story…

Tre Mason Named All-American (updated 12-13-13)

By Posted on: December 12th, 2013 in Football 2 Comments »

Tre Mason keeps adding awards to his trophy case. The SEC’s leading rusher was named an All-American by USA-Today Wednesday. Since the SEC Championship game Mason has been named  All-SEC as well as the SEC’s Offensive Player of the Year by both the  Coaches and the Associated Press. He was also named as a finalist for Continue Story…

Who Does Long Layoff Benefit?

By Posted on: December 11th, 2013 in Football 19 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                                              Photo by Julie Bennett/al.comMuch has been made early on about the long layoff affecting Auburn more than Florida St. I can’t totally disagree. Auburn is firing on all cylinders right now. It’s a shame they don’t line up and play this weekend.Former Alabama All-American lineman Barrett Jones said Continue Story…

Mission Accomplished!

By Posted on: December 10th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 21 Comments »
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                                                                                                      Photo by Vasha Hunt, AL.comAs the clock wound down in my town Saturday night, the culmination of so many great things for the Auburn Tigers occurred. The most improbable season and arguably the biggest one year turn-around in college football history had just happened before us. The exclamation point was the complete offensive thrashing of Continue Story…

Tre Mason SEC Offensive Player of the Year and Heisman Finalist

By Posted on: December 9th, 2013 in Football, News Comments Off
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                                                                                                                                     (photo credit: AP)“You’re probably one of the best players to ever put on an Auburn helmet.” That’s what Bo Jackson told Running back Tre Mason at the SEC Championship Game. And Bo knows Auburn Football. Today Bo’s statement was seconded by two important organizations. First the Associated Continue Story…

Auburn Places 10 on All-SEC Team (updated 12-10-13)

By Posted on: December 9th, 2013 in Football, News 2 Comments »
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        Rimington Trophy finalist Reese Dismuke’s is  on both All- SEC Teams. (photo: Julie Bennett,al.com)The SEC Champion Auburn Tigers placed 10 players on the Associated Press All-SEC Team Monday. In addition, Heisman candidate, Tre Mason was named the Offensive Player of the Year and Head Coach Gus Malzahn, was named the Coach of the Year. Continue Story…