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Countdown to Football

Countdown to Football

57 Days “Imagine Auburn hadn’t won the BCS championship last year.  Imagine you just missed it by one loss.  No one would even be talking about Auburn going into this year.  You can tell by your opening schedule.  All 11am games.  Because everyone knows that Auburn was a fluke last […]

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Countdown to Football

Countdown to Football

58 Days Watch Lists. What exactly is the criteria for making these lists of players to watch in terms of winning awards? Last year’s experience? Or is it just hype? And why would we not wait until the 2011 season has started to start discussing awards for best performances of […]

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Countdown to Football

Countdown to Football

59 Days In 15 days, we will begin hearing three days worth of coach-speak that will be nitpicked and critiqued. Here’s a preview of what you may hear on the SEC West side: Nick Saban – “This is the 5th year in my 5 year program.  Do you know how […]

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The Daily Countdown

The Daily Countdown

We are introducing a new feature called The Daily Countdown.  A short story by one of our members counting down the remaining days till the beginning of the College Football season…enjoy! 66 Days. “You have so much to worry about this year.” It’s a statement that’s stated in different words […]

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Darvin’s dilemma illustrates need for change

Auburn's leading receiver for the past two seasons, Darvin Adams was shut out of the NFL draft

Would Adams have declared himself eligible for the draft in January had he known what April’s result would be? Would he have given up the chance to spend another year as the primary receiver on an SEC team had he known no NFL squad was willing to take a chance on him as a professional?

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Do recent arrests indicate an Auburn program run amok?

Do recent arrests indicate an Auburn program run amok?

When it comes to Chizik and the future of the Auburn football team the arrests are far less important than how Chizik handles them. In that respect he’s done all he could humanly be expected to do. Hopefully it will be a harsh lesson learned.

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