Chasing the Tiger

It is Saturday, November 17th, 2018 and on a beautiful, crisp day in Auburn, AL there is another football game.  This week in the SEC, many of the teams have taken a break from the difficult league schedule, and are playing weaker competition.  For Auburn, they are no exception, as they are competing with Liberty University who they pummel in a 53-0 win.  It is like a preparation week for the biggest game of the year, Auburn at Alabama—“The Iron Bowl”.

Though the contest is not a big game, it is a “big day”.  It is Senior Day at Auburn.  All seniors will be honored, and included in that will be the team walk-ons. This is a day …

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Rain doesn’t dampen Aggie Spirit

The Coaches’ Trophy and 104,000 fans filled Kyle Field expecting a show. What they got was a game both teams will point to as the beginning of their season.

One year ago the second half of Aggie Football was difficult to watch but under Jimbo Fisher the entire country was glued to their seats.

Aggie quarterback Kellen Mond excited the crowd with over 400 passing yards.

WR Kendrick Rogers emerged as a potential superstar. His spectacular catches showed the country what a cross between Gumby and Stretch Armstrong would look like.

The Aggie defense looked good against a high caliber offense and got stronger in the fourth quarter when the team needed it most. While they are not yet the …

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Orlando, Fla. — “It was the best of times of times, it was the worst of times…” and if you live in the state of Florida and your cheer for the two major universities in the state [Florida and Florida State]—you may quoting Charles Dicken’s famous book, “A Tale of Two Cities.”  The only difference in this story it is two basketball programs that we are dealing with, not the cities of London and Paris.

On Saturday night over 17,000 fans crowded into the Amway center to cheer for the favorite Floridian team, either Florida State or Florida, and in the first game the Seminole fans walked away with bitter disappointment and in he second contest the Gator fans walked …

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