At 12:42 a.m. this past Sunday morning, I cracked open a second celebratory beer and raised it to the man whose inspired performance had made that celebration possible: T.J. Finley. Yes, of course, Finley had little to do with Auburn’s Saturday night exorcism of 22 years’ worth of Tiger Stadium bayou voodoo. The superhero cape […]
I mean, it’s the Heisman Trophy winner up there at bat. This is post-Heisman. Poor Mississippi State.
When Bruce Pearl looked at which players he was losing after the 2019-20 season, he knew that this year would have its challenges, to put it lightly. Even before the school self-imposed a postseason ban, the Tigers were huge longshots in the NCAA Tournament odds. His six leading scorers gone, Bruce had to thrust five […]
He started by calling it a “bombshell.” He ended with a “whew.”
Nothing southern about him save that year at Arkansas State… no go-to order at Foosackly’s. To some, Auburn’s out-of-the-blue-field hire of Boise State’s Bryan Harsin might seem an odd choice. To his former players, it’s perfect. “It’s an environment that he will fit into really well and a school that he fits into,” former Boise […]