Archive for category: My 2 cents

I’m Sorry Coach

We think Coach Chizik has done one hell of a job.

Thinking about Auburn’s situation 3 years ago and our coaching hire, I was not far removed from the fan that booed Jay Jacobs as he emerged with our new Coach Gene Chizik.    Now as he begins his 4th year on the Plains I thought it was worth taking a […]

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Irony…thy name is Saban

During signing day ESPN interviewed Coach Saban, to which he responded that "we also tell them that when you do commit, that we expect this to be your decision" (regarding recruits).  Perhaps he needs to practice what he preaches.

If you watched ESPN’s coverage of National Signing Day on Wednesday, it was hard to miss Alabama head coach Nick Saban. Saban’s Crimson Tide, after all, racked up what many consider the nation’s number one recruiting class. Featuring the head coach of the reigning national champion and the clubhouse leader […]

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Thoughts Week 11 – Aww f@#$ It!

Lee Corso cursing on live TV somehow exemplify's Auburn's Season this year.

Lee Corso set the tone. Auburn… – Auburn hasn’t played this season.  I didn’t go to any games, so I can’t be sure that what I’ve seen on TV wasn’t some fancy PIXAR presentation. – I saw Auburn play four games last year.  I know Cam Newton exists.  Whether or […]

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Thoughts Week …Whatever!

I think Georgia just scored again...

Auburn… – You really think this is excusable?  You think this is acceptable?  You think Georgia just beat us? – Georgia didn’t just beat us.  I told a friend of mine that it’s wrong to say the final was 45-7.  That wasn’t the final score.  This game was over with […]

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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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