Found November 16, 2012 on
I really don’t know what to say about this latest example of pure insanity when it comes to fans and sports. Watching, playing and writing about sports since the time I was five, I thought that maybe, just maybe, I had almost seen it all. But the insanity level of fans in the country, especially when it comes to sports, continues to amaze even me. This one is almost too good to be true. If you are not currently sitting down, I suggest you do so now.
Gene Chizik is the head football coach for the Auburn Tigers. He and his Tigers are struggling this season, and many are calling for his job. Keep in mind, this is the same coach who led Auburn to a BCS National Championship less than two years ago. Now, after a bad season, as well as having to watch the Alabama Crimson Tide win another title, the Tigers’ fans have had it with Chizik. Even though he reportedly has a top notch recruiting class coming in for 2013, the fans have asked for his termination.
Of course, when I say that they hav...
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Some of them educated types have some advice for you, Auburn Fan. You better listen up, too, there, Vol Nation.
If you think canning the underperforming asses of Gene Chizik and Derek Dooley mean you'll start getting better football teams, think again.
Academics from the University of Colorado system and Loyola University Chicago studied coaching turnover from 1997 through...
Gene Chizik hasn't been able to send Auburn's seniors out with a successful final season, but he's hoping they'll leave Jordan-Hare Stadium as winners.
The Tigers (2-8) should be able to make that happen with Saturday's visit from Alabama A&M, which plays in the Football Championship Subdivision.
''We've got to send our seniors out well,'...
Nice to see President Obama knows his Internet memes.
Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney visited the White House along with the other members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic gymnastics team this past Thursday, so of course she and President Barack Obama had to make her “Not Impressed” face, which ended up being released as an official White House photo.
Maroney tweeted about the funny...
Republicans: The President is Not Impressed!
The Southeastern Conference's six-year streak of national championships could be in jeopardy.
And the SEC has expansion to thank for making it happen.
No. 9 Texas A&M and Missouri are making their presence felt since the SEC invited them into the fold.
The Aggies (8-2, 5-2 SEC) rolled into Tuscaloosa and knocked off defending champion Alabama 29-24 and now the SEC is by...
Some internet memes are so big, that even the President of the United States knows about them.
When the U.S. gymnastics team visited the White House on Thursday, President Barack Obama was sure to ask McKayla Maroney about her famous “not impressed” face.
“He was the one who brought it up,” Maroney told The Associated Press. “We were about to leave and he said, ‘I want...
The Fierce Five and other members of the U.S. Olympic gymnastics
team got a personal audience with President Barack Obama Thursday
while on tour in Washington.
The U.S. Women’s Gymnastics team, otherwise known as the Fab 5 visited the White House. After taking the Olympics by storm, McKayla Maroney’s sideways, uninspired face she made a.k.a. McKayla Maroney “is not impressed” took the internet by the storm.
The meme really took off.
And President Barack Obama got in on the act too. As you can see below.
By the way, here’s our...
Even McKayla Maroney was impressed.
A photo of the Olympic gold medalist gymnast and President Barack Obama doing her now-famous ''McKayla Maroney is not impressed'' face went viral Saturday after the White House posted it on Twitter. The two took the picture Thursday when Maroney and her Fierce Five teammates visited the White House.
''He was the one who...
Before the State of Alabama secedes from the United States, Auburn fans want President Obama to put an end to the dumpster fire that is Auburn football:
we petition the obama administration to:
Remove Jay Jacobs and Gene Chizk from Auburn University
Dear President Obama,
You probably remembered the Auburn University football team from...