Thursday Colorado @ West Virginia Line: 'Eers favored by 17 (opened at 15) Thursday 6:30 CDT on ESPN The Mountaineers had a week off to stew over the loss to Auburn, and Colorado had a week off to get the train back on the tracks before the trip to Morgantown. The Buffs have been terrible this year, favored in all three of their games, and have stumbled out of the gates … [Read more...] about TWER’s Weekend Viewing Guide
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Talk about a "War (Damn) Eagle Moment" - these two Auburn expats were simply wandering around Busan, South Korea, like, with these signs. Just walking around, holding up these signs. And they saw each other and they said It - in two different languages. War Damn Eagle. 전쟁 지독한 독수리 It was magic. Submitted by Justin and Susie Dean Dubois. Did you see something … [Read more...] about South Korea… check.
HAAAAATE. We all probably know an Auburn fan or two who grew up in some random part of SEC country and saves the bile and mouth-foaming fmosto f us hoard for the Iron Bowl for some other weeks of the season. This is a natural rule of geography, and it applies in full to Tennessee-raised TWER columnist Ben Bartley. Boy, does it apply: In 1998, my parents along with 10-year-old … [Read more...] about Plainslinks hopes for fountains of Volun-tears
PREGAME -- Your announcers for this evening: Bob Rathbun (who I called "Rathman" in this space two weeks ago, because I like being wrong) and Dave Archer. Despite the fact that they're working on the lowly farmed-out-to-FoxSports-by-ESPN broadcast, they are 1,112 times better than either of the two sets of ESPN announcers Auburn has had. That said ... uh ... was Rathbun's … [Read more...] about The Ball St. recap, half the first
I hate Tennessee. Honest to God hate. Not a wishy-washy dislike. A full-bore, finger on the trigger as I yell profanities (Fiddlesticks and such!) rancor limited only by my vocabulary and hyperbole threshold. The last four meetings with those hillbilly, corn-from-a-jar buffoons have been satisfying. Well, save last year. There was nothing satisfying about 2008 Auburn. Both … [Read more...] about Auburn-Tennessee: A Bitter Childhood or Tennessee: I Hate You or AU v. UT: A Story of Loss and Hate