The waterproof Auburn Spirit is getting all sorts of national ‘tench.
The Auburn-West Virginia game had everything: rain, fireworks, fast people, yards, points, turnovers and Zombie Nation. And The Protagonist.
Auburn head football coach Gene Chizik stepped to the podium in the press room underneath Jordan-Hare Stadium moments after his Tigers survived the West Virginia Mountaineers 41-30 on Saturday night.
“First of all,” Chizik said “I wish I had 87,000 game balls.”
I spent much of last night and all this morning–through the two cups of coffee, the glass of orange juice, the bowl of shredded wheat that always tastes a thousand times better the day after a win like this one–trying to come up with the best single word to describe Auburn’s performance against West Virginia.
Sort of like last week. POSTGAME — Waaaaaaaaar Eagle! Hey! — Better have a big lead at the half, future Auburn opponents: 21-9 Tigers tonight after the break, 66-19 for the season. –Heroes: Todd, for starters. 300 yards and 4 TDs–we haven’t seen those kinds of numbers since Good Brandon and Borges were terrorizing people […]