Found November 04, 2012 on Athlon Sports:
Auburn hasn't had much to cheer about this season. The Tigers are having a miserable year, and coach Gene Chizik is likely to be fired after the...
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And the stiff arm of the year goes to…

Daren Bates of Auburn. It’s simple, really. When you not only use one arm to avoid being tackled, clearly you’ve done good work. When that “tackler” goes flying in the other direction video game-style, well, you’ve displayed a truly special stiff arm. This is one of those moments, and the dive on the end only [...]

Video: Auburn LB Daren Bates delivers vicious stiff arm on fumble return touchdown

Tweet   Not much has gone right for Gene Chizik and the Auburn Tigers this season. Entering today they were 1-7 overall and winless (0-6) in SEC play. But this is homecoming weekend at Auburn and New Mexico State (1-7, 0-4 in WAC) is in town. The Tigers are in good shape to secure win [...]

Auburn Tigers’ Daren Bates has a nasty stiff arm on his fumble return for a TD

Sure it was only against New Mexico State, but Auburn Tigers linebacker Daren Bates had some slick moves during this fumble return for a touchdown.  He started it off with a nice spin move, and finished it with an absolutely devastating stiff arm.  He made it look like he should be playing running back for them.  The superman dive into the end zone for an unsportsmanlike conduct...

ITAT HD: Daren Bates

Senior linebacker Daren Bates talks about his highlight real 62-yard fumble return for a touchdown and the energy it brought to the Auburn sideline.

Gene Chizik is on the hottest of coaching seats

The Auburn Tiger Head Coach Gene Chizik is really on the hot seat. He had an amazing 2010 season with quarterback Cam Newton and running back Michael Dyer but thinks haven’t been going so well in Auburn, Alabama in 2011 and 2012. In 2011, Ted Roof was the defensive coordinator and that seemed to be most of the problem. In 2012, Brian Van Gorder came in and it didn’t seem to...

Auburn sinks New Mexico St. to end skid

AUBURN, Ala. -- Tre Mason rushed for 152 yards and Onterio McCalebb added 113 and two touchdowns to help Auburn snap a five-game losing streak with a 42-7 victory over New Mexico State on Saturday. Daren Bates returned a fumble for a 62-yard touchdown for the Tigers (2-7), who picked up a much-needed win in the program's worst start in 60 years with games against No. 7 Georgia...

New Mexico State preview: just get a win

The combined record of the New Mexico State Aggies and the Auburn Tigers is 2-14. Let that sink in. The only difference, I guess, is that Auburn has losses to LSU, Texas A&M, and Clemson, while the Aggies have losses to Idaho and UT-San Antonio on their resume. You look at Auburn as an Auburn fan and you just think we're bad, but when you put them up against New Mexico State...

Auburn 42, New Mexico St. 7

Tre Mason rushed for 152 yards and Onterio McCalebb added 113 and two touchdowns to help Auburn snap a five-game losing streak with a 42-7 victory over New Mexico State on Saturday. Daren Bates returned a fumble for a 62-yard touchdown for the Tigers (2-7), who picked up a much-needed win in the program's worst start in 60 years with games against No. 7 Georgia and No. 1 Alabama...

ITAT HD: Gene Chizik Talks Homecoming Win

Auburn head coach Gene Chizik talks about his team's 42-7 Homecoming win over New Mexico State as the Tigers picked up their second win of the season heading into the Georgia game.

ITAT HD: Burgess Excited About New Role

Auburn's Blake Burgess talks about his first career catch and playing a bigger role on offense for the Tigers.

Loeffler Sees Positives From Wallace; Offense

Auburn freshman quarterback Jonathan Wallace directed the Tigers to a 42-7 win over New Mexico State.

Tigers Run To Victory On Homecoming

Freshman quarterback Jonathan Wallace's first college start was a successful one as the Tigers took a 42-7 Homecoming football victory.

ITAT HD: Chizik Talks UGA, Lutzenkirchen

Auburn coach Gene Chizik talks about Jarvis Jones, Philip Lutzenkirchen and more.

Wallace Starting Vs. Georgia, Injury Updates

Auburn coach Gene Chizik talks about Jonathan Wallace, injuries and more as the Tigers prepare for the Georgia Bulldogs.
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