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Has there ever been a team with more expectations because of their rival than that of the Auburn Tigers? It seems like ever since the beginning of the Iron Bowl Auburn has become a team obsessed with keeping up with the Joneses of the SEC West, you know... The likes of Alabama and LSU. It's what got Tommy Tuberville fired.... errr, to resign and it's what got current head coach Gene Chizik a less than warm welcome from Tiger boosters and fans when he was hired prior to the 2009 season thanks to a spotty at best record in his two year stint at the helm of Iowa State.
We all know about the national title in 2010, the perfect season that saw the Tigers take down their hated Iron Bowl rivals along with Kentucky and Oregon in dramatic fashion to win the BCS National Title. But that has been sandwiched by two 7-5 seasons and a huge increase in the profile for their hated rivals, Alabama. No War Eagle fan likes taking a back seat to 'Bama to say the least, so enteri...
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Auburn Coach Gene Chizik talks about the departure of Zeke Pike and how the first preseason practice went.
The Auburn Tigers have placed these billboards across the state of Alabama for this upcoming season. They read “Ever To Conquer” and can be found in numerous key locations. The billboard shows a guy in the “Superman shirt removal pose” that shows an Auburn logo. This isn’t the first time Auburn has put up billboards in Alabama. It seems to be a Gene Chizik produced item...
Auburn opened preseason camp with a continuing quarterback battle and minus two recent signees.
Clint Moseley and Kiehl Frazier's competition at quarterback carried over from the spring under new offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler. Moseley was limited during the spring with a sore shoulder and says ''there's definitely a sense of urgency.''
Former Auburn running back Michael Dyer was dismissed from Arkansas State today for undisclosed reasons (Credit: AP Photo/Butch Dill)
Auburn transfer Michael Dyer was not at Arkansas State long before he started making headlines. Unfortunately, those headlines were not positive. In fact, it now looks as though Dyer will not play for Arkansas State at all. Ever.
Arkansas State coach...
Auburn's upperclassmen have experienced the highest highs and lowest lows in just two seasons of football. With a brand new offensive scheme and a "go out there and take it" attitude, Emory Blake discusses expectations for the upcoming year.
Here is video obtained by Arkansas360 of Arkansas State RB Michael Dyer’s traffic stop.
The trooper, Royce Denney, also found marijuana and a gun in the car, but Dyer was only cited for doing 96 mph in a 70 mph zone. Denney is currently under investigation by the Arkansas State Police.
While Denney may have been trying to save Dyer’s career, his decision not to fully report...
Auburn's Jeffrey Whitaker talks about getting ready for the 2012 football season.
Head Coach: Gene Chizik (30-10 entering 4th season) The Story: Everyone knew Auburn was going to take a step back in 2011. For one, they lost their Heisman Trophy winning quarterback to the NFL. Second, they were in the same division as three preseason top ten teams. Considering the fact that the deck was so [...]
Former Auburn running back Michael Dyer has been kicked off Arkansas State’s squad for violating team rules.
“I am truly disappointed that it didn’t work out here at ASU for Mike,” said Arkansas State head football coach Gus Malzahn. “I wish Mike nothing but the best in the future.”
Malzahn was Auburn’s offensive coordinator and helped lead the Tigers to a national...
A Tennessee fan had this groom’s cake – Throw The Flag
Gene Chizik confirms Auburn QB Zeke Pike will transfer – College Football Talk
Greg Reid was dismissed from the FSU football team – SB Nation
September is put up or shut up month for the ACC – CBS Sports
South Carolina quarterbacks just keep getting arrested – Mr SEC
Georgia commit Shaq Wiggins is still visiting a few schools. The Auburn Tigers are next on the docket for Wiggins.