We’re only two weeks away from the 2015 season's kicking off, and the pressure is mounting for many teams to settle quarterback races (ahem…Alabama…) and begin game planning for their first opponents. Nowhere is the pressure greater than the SEC West, which is almost a shoo-in for the toughest division in college football ... Read Full Story
Tiger quarterbacks prepare for a record-setting season!(Photo by Acid Reign.) War Eagle, everybody! It's difficult to believe, but we are just a little over two weeks away from the 2015 college football season! The Tigers will travel to Atlanta to take on the Louisville Cardinals just two Saturdays from now. Today, we'll... Read Full Story
Yes Gus, we should have.While I'm sure talk like this enrages the great unwashed from the wrong side of the state, Gus has a point and it is far from simple bombast or a thrown gauntlet at the fans in Crimson. In last year's Iron Bowl Auburn moved the ball at will and had a first down inside Alabama's red zone no less than eigh... Read Full Story
According to Gus Malzahn, Auburn quarterback Jeremy Johnson was allowed to air it out today and "looked good" in the Tigers' second scrimmage in Jordan-Hare Stadium.
In his post-practice press conference, Malzahn also praised transfer cornerback Jamel Dean, who is participating in fall camp despite losing his appeal to sitting ... Read Full Story
As you can imagine, it gets quite cold and lonely up here on ‘Judgment Mountain’. It’s not so much that I enjoy complaining - I just happen to have a certain acuteness to things that annoy me. If I were in the ‘X-Men’, ranting would be my mutant ability. I suppose it’s rather curious that I get so much enjoyment out ... Read Full Story
Auburn Coach Gus Malzahn announced today in his post-practice press conference that wide receiver Duke Williams has been reinstated to the team after serving a six-day suspension. Malzahn said that Duke (a Maxwell Award watch list player) took care of his business off the field and will now be earning his coaches' and teammates'... Read Full Story
We live to beat these guys! War Eagle, everybody! This week, I should probably be previewing Auburn's tenth opponent this fall, the Georgia Bulldogs. However, it's been a busy week, and I figure I'll have time next week when I'm on vacation. Every time I start contemplating the Bulldogs, I have visions of Nick Chubb abus... Read Full Story
Oftentimes I feel Old Bill staring back at me from Mathew Brady's photo. That old soldier's glance is still a sharp and penetrating glare, frozen in time by the magnesium powder flash of a 19th century photographer's studio. His high stiff uniform collar barely seems to contain the ramrod spine and iron will of the man. His w... Read Full Story
When Auburn fans heard the news last week that the Tigers’ leading receiver, D’haquille ‘Duke’ Williams, was suspended for the second time in less than eight months, you could almost hear a collective sigh coming from east Alabama. I know this writer's immediate reaction was, "Man, not again Duke."
Rated as one of the b... Read Full Story
Who has the SEC's best individual units? Linebackers make all of the pre-snap calls. They have to be the most versatile athletes on defense. Today we take a look at the SEC's linebackers. Read my thoughts on who is the best. Agree or disagree? Make sure you comment!
Gus Malzahn on the hot seat? You bet he is – along with every other coach in the SEC West. This is the time of the year when those “hot seat” lists are published by media outlets. You might as well list every coach on the western side of the conference, including Nick Saban.
That’s the sum of the salaries ... Read Full Story
Auburn Fan Day will be held today August 9 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. As usual there's no charge to attend the annual event.It's a great time for fans to meet and talk with the players and coaches. Doors to the Auburn Arena will open at approximately 3 p.m.In addition to the football team, fans can meet and get autographs and/or pictur... Read Full Story
Who is No. 84? As Myron Burton led all receivers on the way to an A-Day Offensive MVP, you might have raised an eyebrow while looking at your roster. Who is this guy? Where did he come from? Was it an aberration or a sign of things to come? Zach introduces you to one of Auburn's less-heralded freshmen while he reviews and breaks down his film.
Fall camp has opened on the Plains, and it couldn’t get any hotter for the Tigers on or off the field. This 2015 squad has begun preparing for what many believe to be a season to remember. You don’t have to look far for positive signs - Will Muschamp has returned as Auburn’s defensive coordinator; junior quarterback, Jerem... Read Full Story
Can the Tigers slow Texas A&M down?(Photo by Acid Reign.)
War Eagle, everybody! It's time now for another Auburn opponent preview. On November 7th, Auburn takes its last road trip of the regular season. The Tigers will take on the Texas A&M Aggies in College Station, Texas. In the previous SEC games these teams... Read Full Story
Malzahn versus Muschamp - Florida at Auburn, October 15th, 2011Today I hopped aboard the wayback machine to view the one and only game that Will Muschamp and Gus Malzahn faced each other on opposite sides of the field. It was an interesting matchup, featuring the best offensive mind in a generation, fresh off of an undefeated na... Read Full Story