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Tune-Up Week

By on September 6th, 2018 in Football 1 Comment »
I expect that Auburn will really work on the running game (Photo by Acid Reign)     War Eagle, everybody! It's week two of the Auburn football season, and the Tigers will host the Alabama State Hornets. The game will kick off at 6:30 PM Central time and will be televised by the SEC Network. My guess is that the game will end... Read Full Story

Tiger-Eye Review—A Road Less Traveled Edition

By on September 5th, 2018 in Football 2 Comments »

The Tiger-Eye Review looks at the games that all SEC teams play throughout the season. I’ll review each week’s games, highlight points of interest, tendencies and potential issues for the 14 member league and any future games these teams may play against Auburn. I use in my analysis a decade-long culmination of championship SEC teams in five distinct categories on both sides of the ball and compare and contrast the various game totals throughout the season.

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Upon Further Review: Let Youth be Served and More

By on September 5th, 2018 in Football 3 Comments »
During our weekly TET podcast, which you can find on iTunes and Soundcloud, Derrick Roberts brought up an interesting point. When will Auburn have a breakout freshman?Auburn has recruited as well or better than any team in America not named Alabama. Yet, across college football, freshman phenoms pop up every single year. The lik... Read Full Story

Track’Em Tigers College Pick’em Results—WEEK ONE

WEEK ONE of the college football season didn’t disappoint. True, there were some expected blow outs, but also a few “shocker" games intermingled throughout the weekend.  Most of the top 25 did business as usual, but a few got a scare here and there.  Were you fooled or did you pick it all along?Here is the Top 25 list for ... Read Full Story

A Good Defense is Required for Tigers to be a Contender

By on September 4th, 2018 in Football, News 11 Comments »
I love college football. I love to see the breakaway running back, the fearless gun-slinging quarterback, the last minute game heroics, the pageantry, tailgating, pretty girls, barbecue, crazed fans, loud stadiums, the rise and fall of emotions with the natural ebb and flow of the game … I love it all; but most of all—I love... Read Full Story

Nick Coe and Darrell Williams Receive SEC Player of The Week Honors

By on September 4th, 2018 in Football, News 1 Comment »
After Auburn’s 21–16 win over No. 6 Washington in the Chick-fil-a Kickoff Classic, the league recognized two Tigers with player of the week honors. Linebacker Darrell Williams was named the SEC Co-defensive Player of the Week and Nick Coe, playing buck, was named the SEC Co-defensive Lineman of the Week.Williams led the Tige... Read Full Story

Don’t Be Fooled—This Game Mattered

By on September 3rd, 2018 in Football, News 15 Comments »
Coaches from both sidelines made it clear that Saturday’s result wouldn’t define a season. That message was lost on the 70,000 in attendance for Auburn’s 21–16 win over Washington. When Auburn made the final stop on Jake Browning and the Washington Huskies deep in the fourth quarter, the noise level inside Mercedes-Benz ... Read Full Story

Tigers Win a Tough Opener! (Grading Auburn’s 21–16 Win Over Washington)

By on September 2nd, 2018 in Football 39 Comments »
–JaTarvious Whitlow hammers in the game winner!     War Eagle everybody! It's time now for the Acid Reign Report on Auburn's season opening 21–16 win over number 6-ranked Washington in the Kickoff Classic in Atlanta. For about a quarter, it looked like Auburn had the potential to run the Huskies out of the building. It w... Read Full Story

Hammer the Huskies! (Auburn vs. Washington Open Thread)

By on September 1st, 2018 in Football 2 Comments »
This will be the 3rd game in a row for Auburn at this venue.     War Eagle, everybody, and happy first day of September! College football is back, today in full swing. This afternoon, the Auburn Tigers will take on the Washington Huskies in Atlanta. This one is an early top-ten showdown. The winner has a chance to propel its... Read Full Story

Auburn vs Washington Preview Special – TET Podcast #19

By on August 31st, 2018 in Football 2 Comments »
Zach and I preview Auburn's opening game for the 2018 season against the Washington Huskies! The most exciting time of the year is upon us, and we can't wait to share our thoughts regarding the Tigers' first big test of the season. As always, we would love to hear your thoughts here as well. Thank you for listening! War Eagle! B... Read Full Story

Are You Ready for Some Football? – Here’s Opening Weekend Broadcast Schedule

By on August 31st, 2018 in Football, News 6 Comments »

Commentary on Auburn vs. Washington in the Chik-fi-a Kickoff Classic along with a complete listing of the broadcast schedule for all the college football games on opening weekend.

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Various Thoughts on Football Eve

By on August 30th, 2018 in Football 8 Comments »
Will Coach O be better than Saban or Miles?     War Eagle, everybody! It seemed like summer was going to last forever, but here we are. The SEC football season opens tonight, with Texas A&M hosting Northwestern State. I cannot wait! Over half this weekend's SEC matchups are of the cupcake variety, but there are some intr... Read Full Story

Tiger-Eye Review—War Damn Eagle Edition

By on August 29th, 2018 in Football 9 Comments »
With football season about to start and the fact that I recently saw (and correctly identified - see below) a War Eagle flying above my house the other day here in Charlotte, NC, I thought I'd share a story I wrote six years ago on this very site, updated with some minor corrections. This was originally entitled 'Eureka' back in... Read Full Story

11th ANNUAL TET COLLEGE PICK’EM STARTS THIS WEEK!

By on August 28th, 2018 in Football 1 Comment »
It's game time! I hope you are as excited as I am for the opening game of our Auburn Tigers this week. Atlanta will be buzzing with orange and blue Tiger fans, and you can count me in with them! With that being said, it is SIGN UP TIME for all of you who have yet to register for our 11th annual Track ‘Em Tigers College Pick... Read Full Story

Tuesday’s Game-Week Thoughts

By on August 28th, 2018 in Football 30 Comments »
It is finally game week, and in just a few days, half the teams in America will have a loss. For some teams, that loss won't torpedo their chances to be in contention for a national championship run. In just a few days, all the superlatives, all the hyperbole, all of the preseason talk simply will not matter. Perhaps the best pa... Read Full Story

Five Auburn Players Poised to Have a Breakout Year on Offense in 2018

By on August 27th, 2018 in Football 4 Comments »
It’s just five days till kick off for the Auburn football team. After a near miss at the College Football Playoffs, the Tigers enter 2018 with a lot of new faces along with a lot of questions.Perhaps the biggest of which is can the Tiger offense maintain or even improve on last year’s performance that averaged 451 yards and ... Read Full Story

TET Podcast Episode #18—Schedule Breakdown

By on August 24th, 2018 in Football Comment »
 Zach and I are back this week to discuss Auburn's daunting 2018 schedule, preview Track'Em Tigers' 2018 Pick'Em Contest, and welcome Jay aboard for the season! I hope you enjoy the episode, and as always, we welcome any feedback you may have. ... Read Full Story

Nine Days Away

By on August 23rd, 2018 in Football 16 Comments »
Tigers are preparing for Washington (Photo by Acid Reign)     War Eagle, everybody! A long, hot summer is nearly over, and college football is on the way. Auburn this week officially ended fall camp and has gone on to work on a difficult opening game against the Washington Huskies. It may surprise some folks to hear that Aub... Read Full Story

Tiger-Eye Review—Preseason Buzz Edition

By on August 22nd, 2018 in Football 5 Comments »
I've had a bee in my bonnet all summer. I've been trying to make sense of the incessant chitter of rankings, predicted outcomes and opinions from the media beat reporters. I sometimes wonder if many of these predictions are actually based upon real analysis of coaching and player talent, team experience or other such data, or if... Read Full Story

11th ANNUAL TET COLLEGE PICK’EM—SIGN UP TODAY!

By on August 21st, 2018 in Football Comment »

Last year’s winner, Brianyork, holds the The Golden Bo Trophy high. He has signed up to defend his title! Have you signed up? Can you be the next winner of the Golden Bo Award?

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