Gus Malzahn met the press today and made some significant statements. Probably none were more welcomed by fans than his statement that he would not be using three quarterbacks this week against Arkansas State. In fact the remarks seem to indicate the quarterback-by-committee game plan would be shelved permanently." Offensively, ... Read Full Story
As I sat in Jordan-Hare Stadium Saturday night I wondered if Gus Malzahn's plan to use three quarterbacks was designed to confuse the Clemson defensive coordinator. If so I'm not sure how much it confused him or his defense, but it certainly left the Auburn faithful puzzled. The rotation of signal callers resembled a spring game... Read Full Story
How do you sum up Saturday’s loss? It was one of the best performances we’ve ever seen. It was also the most perplexing, mind-blowing exhibit we’ve witnessed in our lifetime. Of course, I’m talking about the lights-out defense and Gus Malzahn’s wacky science experiment.Malzahn had nine months to prepare, and this is wh... Read Full Story
The defense looked very good.(Photo by Brynn Anderson, AP) War Eagle everybody. It's time now for the Acid Reign Report on Auburn's 19–13 loss to the Clemson Tigers on opening night at Jordan-Hare Stadium. It was a tall order to host the second best team in the country in the first game. I give the Auburn players... Read Full Story
It is time to tear Clemson apart!(Auburn vs. Clemson, Open Thread.)(Photo by Acid Reign.) War Eagle, everybody! This evening marks Auburn's opening game of the 2016 college football season! In the friendly confines of Jordan-Hare Stadium, Auburn will take on the defending ACC Champion Clemson Tigers. This game will... Read Full Story
Week one of the 2016 college football season began Thursday night and continues through Labor Day. It was a scary night for the favored teams Thursday as South Carolina needed a 55-yard field goal with 35 seconds left to defeat Vandy 13–10, and Appalachian State took No.9 Tennessee to overtime before falling 20–13.Hopefully ... Read Full Story
If the experts are to be believed, Auburn stands no chance tomorrow night against Clemson. We're too young, too untalented, and quite simply, just too disappointing in 2015 to put up any kind of fight against the mighty Clemson Tigers. It's certainly a statement to how a previous season's performance can shift the perception of... Read Full Story
With the best opening weekend of college football ever just around the corner, everyone is making predictions for just how the season will begin. Check out Best5Zach's five fearless predictions for the Clemson vs Auburn matchup!
Long weeks with only practice football are nearly over!(Photo by Acid Reign.) War Eagle, everybody! Tonight, SEC football opens up with South Carolina at Vanderbilt, but the main event for us isn't till late Saturday evening, when Auburn hosts the Clemson Tigers at 8:00 PM. I fully expect tonight's game to be a sno... Read Full Story
College football is finally here! That means hundreds of thousands of fans are busy getting ready to do a uniquely American pastime: tailgating! Auburn fans do it as well as anyone and it's time to show the world. The TETtailgate Challenge is back for its second year. Read up on how you can join the fun!
At first glance an opening game against a team that reached the playoff championship game seems to be the LAST opponent you would want your team to face. But there are some intangibles that give me a great deal of hope in this game, probably more than is warranted, but that's the type of fan I am...
Kickoff for the first SEC games of 2016 is just one day away, so I've compiled my predicted order of finish list for the toughest division in college football—the SEC West. 1. LSU (12–0)Losses: NoneThis is an LSU team that will look eerily similar to last season, as the Tigers return a staggering number of returning starte... Read Full Story
A big War Eagle to all our TET readers! I hope you are as excited as I am for the opening game of our Auburn Tigers this week. There is nothing like being on the Plains and cheering on the orange and blue. With that being said, it is SIGN UP TIME for all of you who have yet to register for our 9th annual Track 'Em Tigers Colle... Read Full Story
We have watched, read, and discussed every little tidbit of news about our team till our head is about to explode. The analysts have analyzed, the prognosticators have prognosticated, the fans have discussed, the bloggers have taken polls, and the TV media have shown their videos.
Auburn released its first official depth chart on Tuesday. There weren't many surprises to be found other than at the reciever position. However, there were surprises aplenty there. Read up on who they were and why.
They are words we have longed for since January: It’s officially game week on the Plains.More has been written about this team since the last snap in Birmingham than anyone cares to remember. Expectations are low for Saturday night and the season. There are more than a few questions on both the offensive and defensive sides of... Read Full Story
The Offense has its Leader Late Thursday evening Gus Malzahn confirmed what many have speculated. Sean White will be the quarterback when Auburn welcomes #2 Clemson to Jordan-Hare next weekend. I, for one, am not surprised by this decision, and I believe many in the fan base aren’t surprised either. When healthy last season, W... Read Full Story
Auburn has a lot of experience on the offensive line. Yet, only one of the potential starters has begun and ended in the same position. The front five will go a long way in determining just how far this Auburn Tiger team can go. Who are they, and how did they get here?