Posted December 30, 2011 on
PLAYERS: Gene Chizik
TEAMS: Auburn Tigers
Atlanta, Ga.—Working under Gene Chizik in Auburn’s secondary when the current head coach was the defensive coordinator on the Plains, cornerbacks coach Phillip Lolley had a very good idea of what to expect when Chizik announced he would be taking over the role of coordinator once again for the bowl game against Virginia.

Chizik Looking to Stay Unbeaten In Bowl Games

Auburn coach Gene Chizik heads into Saturday night's contest vs. Virginia never having lost a bowl game.

Behold! ChizBot 1.0

Gene Chizik has a lot on his plate right now.  In addition to being the head coach of Auburn, he named himself the defensive coordinator and linebackers coach for Saturday's Chick-fil-A Bowl.  That's quite a bit of responsibility for just one man and could lead to some details being overlooked. However, Chizik is a resourceful coach and saw to it that no details would...

Football. Coaches Press Conference Transcript

Auburn Head Coach Gene Chizik, Virginia Head Coach Mike London, and Chic-fil-a Bowl President and CEO Gary Stokan held press conferences Friday.

Chizik coaching defense against Virginia

By CHARLES ODUMATLANTA (AP) -- One year after winning college football's biggest prize, Auburn's fall has been painful. The unranked Tigers will finish the season Saturday night against Virginia in the Chick-fil-A Bowl. Star running back Mike Dyer has been suspended, and there's no guarantee he'll return next season. Defensive coordinator Ted Roof has left for the...

Video: Highlights From The Infamous Kristi Malzahn Church Interview

Auburn offensive coordinator Gus Malzahn will coach his last game for the Tigers when they take on Virginia in the Chick-fil-A Bowl on Dec. 31. After that, he moves from the high-profile SEC to the under-the-radar Sun Belt Conference to become the new head football coach of the Arkansas State Red Wolves. Malzahn may spend the rest of his coaching career shrouded in darkness. But...

Football. Coach Gene Chizik and QB Barrett Trotter Quotes

Auburn defeated Virginia 43-24 in the Chick-fil-a Bowl in Atlanta, Georgia.

ITAT TV: Thigpen and Whitaker Talk Defense

Auburn Coach Tommy Thigpen and defensive tackle Jeffrey Whitaker talk about the defense, Gene Chizik and more.

ITAT TV: Malzahn, Blake Talk Chick-Fil-A

Auburn OC Gus Malzahn and WR Emory Blake talk about the upcoming Chick-Fil-A Bowl.

Auburn beats up on Virginia in Chick-fil-A Bowl

No Mike Dyer. No  Clint Moseley. No problem. Despite missing their leading rusher and starting quarterback, Auburn easily handled Virginia in the Chick-fil-A Bowl by a final score of 43-24. Tigers quarterback Clint Moseley left in the first quarter with an ankle injury and Barrett Trotter, who had started earlier in the season, took over and threw…

ITAT TV: Chick-Fil-A Bowl Press Conference

Auburn Coach Gene Chizik and players Barrett Trotter, Onterio McCalebb and Chris Davis discuss the win over Virginia.

The Dye-Gest: Time For Young Guys to Step Up

College Football Hall of Fame Coach Pat Dye writes about the Auburn Tigers and their bowl date with Virginia.

UA Combine: Dee Liner

Dee Liner is one of several players from the state of Alabama at the Under Armour All-America combine. He gave an early commitment to the Auburn Tigers, but still hears from several SEC schools. Liner talked about the combine, his commitment, and more in this video interview.
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