As SEC football grows in popularity so do the media personalities who cover the games. The great ones take the sport to another level and become the soundtrack to our fall Saturdays. It’s around this time of the year when you start missing them.
So who are the best when it comes to SEC football? Obviously, ESPN casts a large ... Read Full Story
National Signing Day (NSD) is what every recruiting enthusiast waits for. It’s Christmas morning all over again with the exception being it’s based in hope, not faith. It's the lifeblood of every college athletic program. Simply, this is the most important piece of the puzzle for any championship program. We will be here from 6:00a.m. until noon CT Wed...
Approaching the final leg of the 2015 recruiting season, Auburn's class is currently comprised of 21 commitments. Multiple sources "in the know" report that the magic number for signees this season sits at 28, so that means that seven spots remain open, assuming that all of Auburn's commitments do in fact sign with the Tigers on... Read Full Story
It's a long way till spring practice!(Photo by Acid Reign.)
War Eagle, everybody! It's the height of football recruiting season, and I cannot wait for it to be over. Sure seems that all my favorite daily Auburn stops are full of “might get this guy, that guy might flip, this one got sent home for wearing the wrong te... Read Full Story
With just one week till National Signing Day, some are predicting that Auburn will finish with a top-10 class. However, in recruiting nothing is certain till those national letters of intent come faxing in to a school's athletic office.At this point, the only thing assured for Auburn is the Tigers have 21 commitments on the boar... Read Full Story
SEC Basketball is moving into the final third of the season. And for Auburn, the season which began with so much euphoria under new coach Bruce Pearl has not developed as fans had hoped.
While no one expected Auburn to contend for the conference championship, most expected by this juncture that the Tigers would be better than 2... Read Full Story
There are many times when it’s great to be an Auburn Tiger. There were few better than Saturday night when Auburn SGA President Logan Powell showed up at halftime of the Auburn-Alabama basketball game to present the Foy-ODK Sportsmanship Trophy to Nick Saban and the Alabama football team.
Powell could easily h... Read Full Story
With signing day just eleven days away, Auburn has 20 commitments already on the board — four of whom have already signed their letters of intent. Here’s a list of those commitments ... Now, let’s take a look at the targets for the Auburn coaching staff as we wind down on this recruiting season.
The Tigers needed this game as a stepping stone to the NIT.(Photo by Acid Reign.) War Eagle, everybody. T'was a tough Wednesday night in Auburn Arena. The Tigers went cold against the last-place Mississippi State Bulldogs, staged a furious late rally, but fell short 78-71. Tiger fans were hoping that this team would make... Read Full Story
The college football world is in its annual ritual of recruiting with all the pomp and hype that goes with it. High school athletes are taking as many final official visits they can squeeze in before National Signing Day on February 4th. Coaches are working to find time to host those players while still making time for in-home v... Read Full Story
This is recruiting season in college football. And the Auburn Tigers are looking for a few good men to shore up a defensive unit that finished ranked 66th in the nation in 2014. New Defensive Coordinator Will Muschamp has plans to change that dismal ranking in his first year back on the Plains.Success on defense, he says, begins... Read Full Story
With a third-string quarterback under center... Ohio State remarkably won not one, not two, but three straight games to cap off the year as the very first College Football Playoff Champions. What Urban Meyer is accomplishing in Columbus is nothing short of remarkable. The ex-Gator head coach is building what resembles an SEC ... Read Full Story
It is an optimistic time in Auburn!(Photo by Acid Reign.) War Eagle, everybody! It is amazing how much can change in college athletics in just a few weeks. Almost any disaster can be turned around, as we've seen on the national stage. Less than 5 years ago, the Ohio State football program was seemingly in ruins, brought ... Read Full Story
"The only thing on my mind is getting back to this game next year and be on that sideline," said Gus Malzahn speaking on ESPN's SportsCenter before this year's national championship game.And many prognosticators have given Auburn a better than average chance to land in the big dance next year. In fact, yesterday the Tigers were ... Read Full Story
The new Auburn defensive staff was already looking strong for 2015 with the addition of former Florida coaches Will Muschamp and Travaris Robinson. Now Auburn has plucked a top recruiter and coach off the Alabama staff. Lance Thompson who coached with Will Muscahmp at LSU has left Alabama to join the Auburn staff as linebackers ... Read Full Story
As the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrated their 42-20 victory over the Oregon Ducks last night, to win the first ever National Playoff Championship, I couldn't help but think back to the genesis for such a historic night in college football - the 2004 BCS fiasco from which no champion is listed in the record books.The impetus for th... Read Full Story
On the surface it’s crystal clear. The Senior Bowl is putting the screws to Nick Marshall. The Mobile All-Star Game is run by former Alabama assistant coach and current color analyst Phil Savage. He also holds a master’s degree from the school. When handing out invitations, Blake Sims was at the top of the list.
Marshall? N... Read Full Story
Tigers are making changes.(Photo by Acid Reign.) War Eagle everybody, and good morning from the frozen tundra of Alabama! Football bowl season is nearly over, the mercury is plunging, and time moves on. Usually at this time of year, college football focus is on recruiting, and there's quite a buildup to national signing ... Read Full Story
A winning combination - The raw power of nature combined with clockwork mechanical efficiency
The Malzahn Effect is more than a casual catch phrase. It is a true, measurable quantity across several facets of the game of football. There have been many articles illustrating just what exactly that means concerning the hiring of... Read Full Story
The Tide had come into the game on a five game winning streak but couldn't score on three fourth-quarter trips across midfield - due in large part to the efforts of Robinson, who was named the game's Most Valuable Player for his performance. The team leader in interceptions broke up two passes, had two quarterback hurries, and led the Tigers with 12 tackles ... with video of Auburn 2002 Defense in Iron Bowl: