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Auburn kicks off this Saturday slate with an 11:00 AM Central Time matchup with Jacksonville State in Auburn. At first glance, this looks like just another FBS vs FCS mismatch: a tuneup for the home team and a big payday for the little guys. Many will trot out the arguments that such games should never happen. Folks, these games have been happening for a very long time, and contrary to what some will tell you, college football has not been ruined because of it.
Still Won the Game EditionMajor Reisman "One!" Team "Down to the roadblock, we've just begun"Ah, the opening weekend. Cupcakes for some, challenges for others. We find that our expectations are either validated or negated by the reality of actually playing the game. The hypnotic hype and fervent excitement of the preseason giv... Read Full Story
College Football has started with a bang! What was thought to be an easy start for most big name teams ended up with a few surprises thrown in for good measure. A couple of upsets, a hail mary victory, and some tight "pull it out at the end" finishes throughout week one set the stage for 2015, but for the most part, the teams t... Read Full Story
When I turned on my television to watch my Auburn Tigers take on the Louisville Cardinals Saturday. My initial thought was, "Oh no, not Auburn too!" Yes, the Tigers had joined the current craze to alter their uniforms.I know it wasn't a big change. But the new orange socks and shoes were reminiscent of those ugly yellow cleats t... Read Full Story
Auburn has a great kicker in Daniel Carlson. The sophomore has made 61 consecutive conversion kicks after a touchdown in his career. And his field goal Saturday in the Georgia Dome set a record for the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game. It also brought the him recognition from the Southeastern Conference as the SEC Special Team's Player ... Read Full Story
Jeremy Johnson never had a chance. After roughly 10 quarters of college football, the national media anointed him a Heisman Trophy contender. Many compared him to Cam Newton. Today those same people wonder if he’s got what it takes to compete at LSU.It’s hard to remember a worse opening week performance by an Auburn quarterb... Read Full Story
Carl Lawson wraps up a Card QB!(AP Photo/John Bazemore) War Eagle, everybody! It's time now for the Acid Reign report, on Auburn's harrowing 31-24 victory over the Louisville Cardinals. With a young Auburn team, it was a dangerous opener against capable opponent and one of the game's best play callers, Bobby Petrino. Aft... Read Full Story
Auburn nearly had a blowout victory over Louisville in the Chik-Fil-A Kickoff Game but in the end was fortunate to come away with a win. In his post game press conference, Coach Gus Malzahn addressed Auburn miscues and player injuries, pointing out how different the defense looked with Carl Lawson on the sideline.He also lauded ... Read Full Story
Tigers return to the Georgia Dome!Auburn vs. Louisville, Open Thread.(Photo by Acid Reign.) War Eagle, everybody! This afternoon marks Auburn's opening game of the 2015 college football season! In Atlanta, the Auburn Tigers take on the Louisville Cardinals. All time, the Tigers are 6 -4 in the Georgia Dome. It's the he... Read Full Story
Week one of the 2015 college football season began Thursday night and continues through Labor Day on Monday. Saturday the No. 6 Auburn Tigers face the No.25 Louisville Cardinals in the Chik-fil-a Kickoff Game in Atlanta.The big question on everyone’s mind is how much improvement will we see from a Tiger defense that finished n... Read Full Story
There’s a slow repetitious beat emanating from the Plains. It is not the Auburn drum line making final preparations for Saturday; it is the knock of opportunity at the Tigers’ door. Having underachieved in 2014, Auburn undoubtedly carries a sizable chip on its shoulder despite the lofty predictions for the upcoming season. H... Read Full Story
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War Eagle, everybody! It's time now for the final preview of the preseason, the Iron Bowl! The week before the Iron Bowl, Auburn tunes up with the Idaho Vandals, but other than the fact that Paul Petrino is the Vandal head coach, Idaho has little chance. Alabama does have a chance in this one, a great chance if they develop a few answers in the secondary, the receiver corps and at quarterback. Auburn enters the Iron Bowl on ...
I'm well and truly tired of the endless preseason analysisThe days are dragging along. Anticipation of and for the college football season is becoming an all-day obsession. Every news article has been read two or three times, mostly because other fans of the sport are doing the same, and the news outlets are in frenzy of vapid h... Read Full Story
With just a few days away from the kickoff of the 2015 Auburn football season, the Auburn Tigers have released their depth chart for the first game. Defensive coordinator Will Muschamp, let it be known that at least eight true freshmen will step on the field of play for him on the defensive side of the ball in Sunday's Press Con... Read Full Story
Thirteen freshman are listed on the Auburn two-deep roster - eight on offense and five on defense - for the first game against Louisville this Saturday in the Georgia Dome. The Tigers released the depth chart this morning.
Three transfer players have earned a starting role. Michigan transfer Blake Countess will start at cornerb... Read Full Story
We are currently in the thick of preseason football, and with NFL franchises currently making the final cuts to its roster, it's time to take a look at some familiar faces playing at the next level of the game.
Cameron Artis-Payne, running back (Panthers): Alongside Cam Newton in Carolina, the former SEC leading rusher has i... Read Full Story