Tigers can't stop the Tide.(RVR Photos-USA TODAY Sports) War Eagle, everybody. It's time now for the Acid Reign report on Auburn's 29-13 loss to the Alabama Crimson Tide. For most of the game Auburn stood toe to toe with the mighty Tide, only to squander opportunities away with missed throws, dropped balls and missed tac... Read Full Story
Can Auburn take it to the Tide?(Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports)War Eagle, everybody! Today is the Iron Bowl! The Alabama Crimson Tide visits Jordan-Hare Stadium in what is always the biggest college football game of the year. This one is for a year of braggin' rights. The game will be nationally televised on CBS, and it kicks off ... Read Full Story
For college football fans there is nothing like the last weekend in November. It’s Rivalry Weekend, and the action began last night as Texas squeaked by Texas Tech 48-45. More games continues today with 15 games on tap starting with Miami playing at Pitt in a 11:00 am CT game.However, when it comes to rivalries, there’s none... Read Full Story
"Anything can happen" and "throw all the records out" are phrases many have uttered in regards to rivalry games. In a game with the magnitude of the Iron Bowl, anything can ... and will happen. But, it doesn't usually happen to a match-up featuring two teams on opposite ends of the football spectrum. Does that mean defeat is assured? Far from it. Read the five things Auburn must do to win the 2015 Iron Bowl.
What they say is true. Time does move faster as you age. This column seems to come around a little quicker each year. As with most of us, it hasn’t been without heartache, but on the whole it’s been another wonderful year. I pray you can say the same.
As is tradition here at TET, I hope you’ll indulge me while I give thanks for all my blessings. I’d also love to hear what you’re thankful for during this season. Without further ado…
The second to the last week of the season is usually a chance to get your head on straight and finalize your game plan for your hated rival by scheduling a lesser out of conference team to stomp in front of the home crowd. The team takes it pretty easy, you get to rotate a lot of hard working guys who have spent all season hoping for a chance to see the field for the first time and you don't expect anything but a big win.
But for some teams in the Dirty Dozen, that didn't happen.
The Golden Bo Trophy is polished and ready! The competition has heated up into a close battle at the top. Who will dominate the last two weeks? Will an upset emerge at the last moment? Important rivalry games are at the forefront this week and that means some unexpected wins may be forthcoming. This writer hopes the Auburn Tiger... Read Full Story
With the Iron Bowl approaching... we look back on what could have been with the 2015 Auburn Tigers. Behind the arm of preseason Heisman candidate Jeremy Johnson, this team could have soared to the top. But unfortunately, it wasn't just the quarterback position that was the missing link with this team.
Ford picks it off, sets sail for the end zone! (Albert Cesare, AP) War Eagle, everybody! It's time now for the Acid Reign report on Auburn's 56-34 win over the Idaho Vandals. T'was a fun Saturday in Auburn, where the Tigers rested the wounded and worked in a lot of players. The game was only in question for about a quart... Read Full Story
An historic season for the Auburn Soccer Team came to an end today as the Tigers were eliminated from their first ever NCAA Sweet 16. Auburn fell to No. 1 seed and defending National Champion Florida State 2-0 in Tallahassee.The 19th-ranked Tigers not only played in their first Sweet 16, but the team's 16 total wins set a progra... Read Full Story
After Auburn defeated Idaho 59-34, Gus Malzahn met the press and lauded the defense for stopping the Vandals several times on fourth down. The Tiger coach also said he felt like the three turnovers were big plays in the game.Gus was just as proud of the offense for not having any turnovers. "That was really a focus, protecting t... Read Full Story
Idaho hopes to run away with a win!(Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports.) War Eagle, everybody! Today Auburn plays the second of 3 straight home games. The Idaho Vandals visit Auburn, traveling down from the Pacific northwest to take on the Tigers and collect a big paycheck. The northern raiders bring with them the first serious ... Read Full Story
With just two weeks remaining in the regular season, Auburn is one of several teams trying to become bowl eligible this weekend. The Tigers will be taking on Idaho at 3:00 CT on the SEC Network.As Acid Reign mentioned in his game preview, the Vandals have a 1,000 yard rusher and quarterback who has thrown for over 2,400 yards. ... Read Full Story
Fans who attended Auburn's opening 75-74 win against UAB said the noise and energy level were exciting. Several fans told this writer that the thrilling last second victory was one of the most fun games they've had at a basketball game in a long time. So I set out to find out for myself.We attended the Tigers' second game on Tue... Read Full Story
Linehan looks to gun it.(Kirby Lee, USA Today Sports.) War Eagle, everybody. It's Iron Bowl tuneup week in Auburn. The Idaho Vandals visit Auburn for a nonconference matchup. The Vandals hope to cash a big paycheck and possibly pull a monumental upset. Auburn is fighting for bowl eligibility and will not take Idaho light... Read Full Story
The No. 19 Auburn soccer team has a chance at setting a new record for wins in a season if they can upend No. 15 Texas Tech tomorrow in the NCAA Soccer Tournament. And even more importantly, a victory over the Red Raiders will propel the Tigers into the Sweet 16.Auburn (15 - 5 -1) advanced to their fourth consecutive second-roun... Read Full Story
Major Reisman: "Eleven!" Team: "Posey guards points five and seven"Not What We Ordered EditionAuburn fans were well and truly hungry for the season to start. Even when the hopes and dreams hit an early hiccup, as the season progressed it didn't seem that bad despite the difficulties, but as we reach the end of the season, it's... Read Full Story
A small gap is starting to form as we come into week 12 of our TET college pick'em. PortCouncil moves to the top with UglyJoe and @AU_History rounding out the top three.Here are your current standings:StandingsRankPick Set NameTotalDroppedW-L1PortCouncil12416124-742UglyJoe12319123-793@AU_History12017120-814WDE_TightLines11918119... Read Full Story
I certainly had my doubts going into this past weekend. It seemed just too good to be true. That the same team that barely squeaked out a win against Jacksonville State, the same team that has no consistent quarterback would be able to run the table to salvage what has been a disappointing season.But never did I expect such an ... Read Full Story