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Jaquay Williams inked with Auburn out of high school, but ended up taking the scenic route through Fork Union Military Academy. With a coaching change taking place on the Plains of Auburn, Williams is considering other options. See a few clops of Williams in action this season in this FOXSportsNext video presentation.
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Auburn has experienced quite the roller coaster ride over the last four years. After going 8-5 in Gene Chizik’s first season, the Tigers completed...
EYEING THE TIGER
Auburn alum Charles Barkley reportedly is “pushing hard” for his former school to hire Bobby Petrino as its next football coach.
Now that Gene Chizik has been officially fired, it’s time for the piling on to begin. Of course, we already know about the NCAA investigation that is reportedly underway at Auburn. But according to a source that spoke to AL.com, there were more signs that Chizik had lost control of the program.
Case in point: Many Auburn players weren’t going to class and others were skipping...
Auburn Reaches New Lows with Chizik FiringAuburn dismissed Gene Chizik as its head football coach, this weekend, after one of the more tumultuous seasons in school history. This firing came only a day after the Tigers suffered devastating loss to archrival Alabama 49-0.
It’s really remarkable to see how the administration has turned on Chizik. Granted, this season proved to...
While Gene Chizik and the rest of his merry men are looking for jobs as of this posting, Trooper Taylor—a man who is currently under investigation by the NCAA—has been allowed to stay in order to “continue recruiting duties in an effort to hold Auburn’s current class of commitments together” (at least that’s according to Phillip Marshall of Auburn Undercover). Now, this...
AUBURN, Ala. — Gene Chizik led Auburn to perhaps the greatest season in the program’s history, and two years later to maybe its worst.
The rapid fall from a national championship to 3-9 and the Southeastern Conference doormat led to Chizik’s firing Sunday, the day after a humbling 49-0 loss to No. 2 Alabama that showed just how far the program has slipped.
The Tigers endured...
JEWEL OF DENIAL
A jeweler in Alabama will be on the hook for about $50,000 after saying he'd hand out refunds if either Alabama or Auburn were shut out in the Iron Bowl.
A nice application from an Auburn fan to replace Gene Chizik – Throw The Flag
Johnny Football’s Grandfather Was “Cockfighting World Champion in 1983″ – The Big Lead
Have schools with coaching vacancies reached out to any Alabama assistants? – AL.com
Among California schools, USC football is in a very sorry state – LA Times
NSFW Sports bras – The Chive
There wasn't just one thing that led to Auburn's unprecedented fall from the top of college football - there were many.
Among the issues that plagued the program were mounting discipline problems and not much player development.
Three straight top 10 recruiting classes couldn't halt the decline after winning the 2010 national title.
Auburn fired Gene Chizik Sunday...
With the firing of Gene Chizik at Auburn, something we've kind of predicted would happen all along with our Chizik Watch series, it's sometimes nice to go back to where it all started. The guy at the airport was a prophet.
Poor Auburn fans. They went from celebrating a national championship in 2010, to a horrible 3-9 season in 2012 that was punctuated by an...
Gene Chizik seems somewhat blessed to have Cam Newton and Nick Fairley for one great season, and he turned that into a huge contract and a National Championship. Chizik has been average the remainder of the time at Iowa State, and the post-Newton years at Auburn.
He was fired Sunday after a miserable three-win season, which included a merciful 49-0 loss to Alabama in which coach...
Auburn defensive tackle Jeff Whitaker talks about the firing of Gene Chizik and what the program needs moving forward.