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Why Winning at Texas A&M was Malzahn’s Coaching Job in 2015

By on November 10th, 2015 in Football 18 Comments »
NCAA Football: Auburn at Kentucky

The offensive playcalling and execution have been easy to complain about thus far in 2015. After a week's worth of criticism, the Malzahn-led offense adapted and overcame in what I believe was his best-coached game of 2015.

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Barning from CoMo: An Inside Perspective

By on November 10th, 2015 in Football 12 Comments »
Tim Wolfe I had the full intention of writing about Auburn's spectacular victory from this past weekend. I really did. To have the opportunity to discuss what was the most complete performance of the season would have been terrific. But something has come up in my life that is just too significant to ignore. So I apologize in advance. My... Read Full Story

Auburn Football Has Meaning Again

By on November 9th, 2015 in Football 26 Comments »
texas am Silly us. Why did we ever doubt Gus Malzahn would turn it around? Many thought the next Amen Corner they’d see would be in early April at Augusta. A funny thing happened in College Station Saturday night - a football team finally came into season. Break out your Auburn gear, we’ve got unfinished business to do.Given his choi... Read Full Story

#TETtailgate Review: Week 10 Edition

By on November 9th, 2015 in Business - Entertainment 2 Comments »

Just because it's an away game doesn't mean some great tailgating doesn't go on! Between viewing parties and trips to the game, Auburn fans came out to the fullest. Let's take a look.

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Tigers Trim the Aggies! (Grading Auburn’s 26-10 win over Texas A&M)

By on November 8th, 2015 in Football 15 Comments »
TAMU Robinson sprint Auburn runs away from Texas A&M!(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)     War Eagle, everybody! It's time now for the Acid Reign report on Auburn's surprising 26-10 win over Texas A&M in College Station. The 16-point win over the Aggies was balm for the Auburn soul. Such a win was surprising, because this Tiger football team i... Read Full Story

“Getting Two Scores Early Was Huge” – Gus Malzahn on TAMU Victory

By on November 7th, 2015 in Football, News 5 Comments »
-ca0dd3aabf1ba5a6 In his post game press conference, Gus Malzahn said he was extremely happy for the players and coaches after his Tigers defeated Texas A&M 26-10.The Auburn skipper pointed to three things that were keys to the win. First he noted that, "Getting those two scores early was huge." The other two were the performance of the defen... Read Full Story

Assault the Aggies! (Auburn at Texas A&M, Open Thread)

By on November 7th, 2015 in Football 1 Comment »
TAMU Thread Aggies Aggies getting ready to yell on the sideline.(Photo by Acid Reign.)     War Eagle, everybody! It's another Auburn football Saturday, and this time Auburn plays in prime time. Tonight at 6:30 PM Central Time, Auburn visits Texas A&M. This game will be televised on the SEC Network, so check your local listings. Auburn's qu... Read Full Story

College Football TV Broadcast Schedule for Saturday 11-7-15

By on November 6th, 2015 in Football, News Comment »
Carl Lawson War Eagle folks. Auburn's road trip this week takes the Tigers to the Lone Star state to do battle with the Texas A&M Aggies. It will be another anxious Saturday for the Auburn faithful as the Tigers enter the contest as an underdog for the third straight week.Those odds are due in part to A&M quarterback Kyler Murray wh... Read Full Story

Coaching or Culture? Auburn’s Continued Struggle on Defense

By on November 6th, 2015 in Football 19 Comments »

Despite the perpetual motion on the defensive side of the ball, Auburn's defense continues to be underwhelming. How do these former defensive coordinators do after their time at Auburn? You may be surprised by how well they do and what that may mean.

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A Daunting Trip to College Station (game preview)

By on November 5th, 2015 in Football 16 Comments »
Texas Aggie Week manziel Tigers topped Johnny Manziel on their last visit!     War Eagle, everybody! It's Texas A&M Week as Auburn travels to College Station, Texas to take on the Texas A&M Aggies. As with any SEC opponent this year, this will be a tough game for the Tigers. Texas A&M likes to spread a defense across the field and air it... Read Full Story

#TETtailgate Review: Week 9 Edition


It's time to see how the Auburn Family tailgated this past Saturday! Check out the food, friends, and festivities from around the country!

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Evaluating Perception and Reality for Coaches and the First Two Seasons: Part 2

By on November 4th, 2015 in Football 3 Comments »

Did you rank the list of nameless coaches in part one of this two-part series? Do you think you know who the coaches are? You may be surprised. Can we draw any conclusions from wins and losses in years one and two and what they mean in respect to the health of a program?

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TET College Pick’em Results (Week 9)

By on November 3rd, 2015 in Football Comment »
Pickem graphic Week nine may be the week that is thrown out for many of us voters. Wow! Talk about the bottom falling out. I know I personally dropped from the top 25 all the way down to 44. Ouch! So an expert I am not, it appears. However, the top names are shuffling back and forth each week. With just a few weeks left before the top award o... Read Full Story

2012 vs 2015: Perception vs Reality

By on November 3rd, 2015 in Football 25 Comments »

2012 became the worst year of Auburn football in a generation. Could 2015 be on track to match that ill-fated season? Take a look at how similar, or different, those two seasons may be.

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Is Gus Malzahn In the Wrong Job?

By on November 2nd, 2015 in Football 105 Comments »

Does Gus have the right seat on the bus? Has being head coach taken an edge off his offensive planning? I ask the question not knowing the answer ...

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Tigers Can’t Punch it In (Grading Auburn’s 27-19 loss to Ole Miss)

By on November 1st, 2015 in Football 14 Comments »
Ole Miss Grades Breakaway Tigers allowed big plays at inopportune times.(Kevin Cox, Getty Images.)     War Eagle, everybody! It's time now for the Acid Reign report on Auburn's 27-19 loss at home to Ole Miss. With this loss, the Tigers fall to .500 on the season and must win 2 of their remaining 4 games to keep any fading bowl hopes alive. In 3 of th... Read Full Story

Malzahn Ole Miss Postgame Press Conference 10-31-15

By on October 31st, 2015 in Football Comment »
See what Coach Malzahn said as he answered the media's questions about Auburn's game against Ole Miss Saturday, October 31st. And be sure to check back here Sunday afternoon for the Acid Reign Report.                          ... Read Full Story

Tear the Rebel Bears! (Auburn vs. Ole Miss, Open Thread)

By on October 31st, 2015 in Football 2 Comments »
Ole Miss Rebel Bear Thread Surely the strangest mascot in the SEC West!(Photo by Acid Reign.)     War Eagle, everybody, and Happy Halloween! This morning, the Auburn Tigers take on the Ole Miss Rebel Bears at Jordan-Hare Stadium. This game kicks off bright and early at 11:00 AM Central Time, and it will be broadcast on ESPN. Ole Miss hopes to continue... Read Full Story

College Football TV Broadcast Schedule for Saturday 10-31-15

By on October 30th, 2015 in Football, News 2 Comments »
11433347-jordan-hare stripe Saturday is "Stripe the Stadium" day on the Plains. The Auburn Athletics Department has asked fans attending the game to wear Orange and Blue according to the section of their seats.This has never been done before at Jordan-Hare Stadium and hopefully will add to the gameday atmosphere. Fans can see what color has been assigned t... Read Full Story

Evaluating Perception and Reality for Coaches and the First Two Seasons: Part 1

By on October 30th, 2015 in Football 11 Comments »

All fans want a program that is great, each and every year. When a coaching staff seems to struggle, fans and AD's are quick to fire. Nowhere has that been more prevalent than at Auburn, where the last two coaches had almost instant national-contending teams followed by mediocrity. Yet, wins and losses in the first two years aren't indicative of a stable program. Let's discuss the effect of hiring and firing while we take a look at some yet-to-be named coaches and their initial two-year records.

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