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The magic number for Gene Chizik…7

The magic number for Gene Chizik…7

By:  Kevin Strickland  As the Auburn Tigers stand on the precipice of their first season under new head coach Gene Chizik, there is a palpable sense of unease among the Tiger faithful. The sting of a 5-7 season and the turmoil of a coaching search has barely faded. Questions over […]

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The Good, the bad and the ugly with Gene Chizik

The Good, the bad and the ugly with Gene Chizik

By: Kevin Strickland Since Gene Chizik’s controversial hiring in December, Tiger fans have intently watched his progress, looking for signs that the malaise that plagued the program in the second half of 2008 will evaporate under his leadership. We’ve seen him assemble a staff, meet with the media, recruit, make […]

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Has Auburn Really Fallen This Far This Fast?

Has Auburn Really Fallen This Far This Fast?

Photo by Todd Van Emst Will Chizik win for Auburn this Saturday? By:  Kevin Strickland It’s hard to fathom just how much has changed in the last twelve months for the Auburn Tigers. In the span of 365 days, the Tigers went from predicted title contender to projected punching bag. […]

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Bo Knows Sneaker Sales: Nike Homage Cements Jackson's Real, Virtual Legacy

Bo Knows Sneaker Sales: Nike Homage Cements Jackson's Real, Virtual Legacy

By: Kevin Strickland How good do you have to be in order for a 20-year-old digital rendition of you to get its own shoe line? Bo knows. As part of an homage to former Auburn Heisman Trophy winner Bo Jackson, Nike is set to release a series of Jackson-inspired shoes, […]

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Pearson could be Auburn's MVP

Pearson could be Auburn's MVP

By: Kaos For all the talk of who would take the reins as Auburn’s starting quarterback, or how well Ben Tate might fare in an offense that maximizes his downhill strengths, or how solid Auburn’s defensive line might be, the most pressing question likely facing the Tigers as they prepare […]

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What the decision to start Chris Todd means for Auburn

What the decision to start Chris Todd means for Auburn

By: Kaos Auburn head coach Gene Chizik has been around the game long enough to know the stakes. He knows that his hiring was not popular among Auburn fans. He understands that the key to Auburn’s future success lies in recruiting. He recognizes that in order to quell the fan […]

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