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In 2010 Gene Chizik's Tigers captured Auburn's first national championship in something like 62 years. (Had Auburn ever won a national championship before? I don't even know.) A mere two years later, the heat on Chizik's seat is starting to rise in inverse proportion to his team's winning percentage - the Tigers' record fell to 1-4 with last weekend's loss to lowly Arkansas. Does any coach deserve that level of scrutiny so soon after taking his school to the top of the college football world? Should coaches get a grace period for that kind of achievement? Working from the general to the specific, is Chiz actually a good coach? Dave Singleton: It was Auburn's first claimed mythical national title since 1957 (43 years), and their third claimed mythical national title from what I'm reading. I think that success breeds the desire for more success in most sports, none more so than in football. In this instance, the fact that Alabama has won the...

Gene Chizik’s wife says fans need to take what Satan stole from them in bizarre Facebook post

Gene Chizik’s wife, Jonna Chizik, seems a bit bizarre. She has some pretty strong opinions about social media, and on Wednesday she took to her Facebook page to share some of those thoughts. The end result was an extremely confusing rant about how powerful of a tool social media can be. She wrote about her husband’s team and how the fans need to support Auburn the way they did...

Is It Time for Auburn To Fire Gene Chizik?

Auburn is off to a miserable 1-4 start and the pressure is beginning to build on coach Gene Chizik. Since winning the 2010 national championship,...

Quoting Coach Gene Chizik: Ole Miss Week

Comments from Auburn head football coach Gene Chizik's press conference are featured.

Chizik: Wallace earns consideration

Auburn coach Gene Chizik said freshman Jonathan Wallace is ''in strong consideration'' to start at quarterback against lowly New Mexico State. It can't get much worse for the nation's 120th-rated offense. Wallace was one of the few bright spots in the Tigers' 63-21 loss to No. 16 Texas A&M on Saturday night. Starter Clint Moseley injured an ankle...

Gene Chizik, Georgia, Jelani Jenkins, and more.

Covering Dixie Like Mildew  - The SWRT roundup of SEC news. Plop, plop, fizz, fizz. Auburn makes Matthew C. Keegan's list of "College Football Teams That Have Fizzled." (SayCampusLife) Auburn head football coach Gene Chizik on the Hot Seat? Auburn head football coach Gene Chizik on the Hot Seat. because Mark Bradley said so. (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution...

Auburn receiver offers blunt take on team, leaders

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) -- Wide receiver Sammie Coates figures he lost maybe six games in his high school career, one more than Auburn endured the previous two seasons combined before the recent nosedive.It's not something Coates wants to become accustomed to -- if he has a choice."We've got to get used to it. If we're going to play like this, we're going to keep losing...

CFBZ Podcast #6: Aaron Torres

After a couple of months off we are back with our first podcast since the end of July. I was joined by Aaron Torres of Crystal Ball Run and Aaron Torres Sports for a wide ranging discussion of all things college football.  Here's a re-cap on what we talked about and make sure you scroll to the bottom to listen to the thirty minute podcast. You can also download the show...
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