One Step Back Working backward, Coach Pat Dye was the very first to refer to the last three SEC opponents that Auburn faced each year as "Amen Corner." (What year he FIRST coined the phrase is still being investigated by The War Eagle Reader. More later? Maybe? To the stacks!) "I don't know when I first started calling [our last three games] 'Amen Corner.' You know … [Read more...] about Just who put the ‘Amen’ in ‘Amen Corner’?
So your Auburn Tigers just won the Big Enchilada this past season. You take, pipe in hand, a long stretch in your easy chair and ponder. The chill of a cold wet, winter day outside, your thoughts turn to warm memories of sunny afternoons past. Why, this football season past is right there in the forefront of your mind. Your chest swells with thoughts of CAM! BIG NO. 90 WOOOOO! … [Read more...] about Shug Life’s “Updating the Literature Project” begins!
More than 500 Tiger fans poured out into the streets of Manhattan last weekend and hit "Tiny Toomer's" on 3rd Avenue after the SEC Championship. Many of them rolled one very loved tree. This week the NYC Auburn Club, an alumni group in New York City, wants to try something different but also an Auburn fan staple: a Tiger Walk. The spin? It's for Cam Newton, his guest* … [Read more...] about NYC Auburn Club to host Heisman Tiger Walk
Let's cruise around the Internet this morning and see what idiot sportswriters, coaches and Tim Brando ... er ... educated Heisman-and-AP-Poll-voting journalists are saying.
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Back at the house, a young Auburn fan witnesses her first Hail Mary TD. I think she was impressed.
[10 a.m. CST] The morning after (photos from … [Read more...] about Sunday morning
biscuits and gravy KING’S FEAST!!
Check back often. Updating throughout the morning. Let's cruise around the Internet. [9:25 p.m. CST] Heh heh heh. Via AP and Todd Van Emst. [8:20 p.m. CST] Auburn Undercover gathers quotes about Auburn's defense. My favorite from Ted Roof: On defense’s habit of making dramatic improvement in second half “Maybe we can blindfolds on them at the start of the … [Read more...] about Saturday morning biscuits and gravy … nothing but gravy