Spring Forward

Spring Forward

By: Harvey Birdman With the second of the three seasons of college football behind us (Recruiting, Spring Football and Football Season) it’s time to take stock in some of the things that came out in Spring Practice and where this program appears to be headed. Mind you, this is merely […]

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Tuberville's Recruiting Legacy and a Realistic Look at '09

Tuberville's Recruiting Legacy and a Realistic Look at '09

By: Harvey Birdman In evaluating Gene Chizik after this upcoming season, regardless of what happens, I think we’re going to have to take a lot of other factors into account besides wins and losses.  CTT came in and lead a rag tag bunch to a 5-6 record and was just […]

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ESPN: Influence is also its curse

ESPN: Influence is also its curse

As ESPNs influence broadens, how broad is the step from shilling for big market teams to make the BCS title game to quietly insisting that certain teams win in order to create the matchups the programming managers want?

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Lebo and "The Dance"

Lebo and "The Dance"

by: Chizad A month ago, Jeff Lebo’s position as head Auburn basketball coach appeared to be in jeopardy.  Many Auburn fans had set the ultimatum that if he didn’t make it to the NCAA tournament this year, he needed to pack it up. Little did we know,  the selection committee […]

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AU Signees with their Grillz Ratings

Ranked by The Prowler with hot linked visual aids. 6 Grillz and a Pimp Cup (Top Prospect at their position HS, JUCO, or Prep): Onterrio McCalebb, RB Eltoro Freeman, LB Demond Washington, CB 6 Grillz (Top Five Prospect at their Position): Tyrik Rollison, QB DeAngelo Benton, WR Phillip Lutzenkirchen, TE […]

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The Defection of Willis Highlights Three Levels of Auburn Fandom

In early December, Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs unleashed a maelstrom when he selected former Auburn defensive coordinator and then Iowa State head coach Gene Chizik to succeed Tommy Tuberville as head of the Auburn football program. Jacobs promised a spare-no-expense nationwide search for the best and brightest coach available. […]

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