1. Auburn Football: How Gus Malzahn Can Prove It Truly Is a 'New Day'

    The new buzz phrase around the Auburn football program since Gus Malzahn was hired to be the Tigers' 26th head coach has been, "It's a new day." For Auburn fans, that is exactly what they want to hear...

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  2. Auburn Football Recruiting: 5 Commits Who Could Start as Freshmen in 2013

    Maybe Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn can get more than four hours of sleep at night now that his first recruiting class is in the books. Doubt it. Great day yesterday.No time to rest...

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  3. Auburn Football: The Good and Bad of National Signing Day

    The newly-minted Auburn coaching staff gathered around a mahogany table in a large conference room in the Auburn athletic complex to see if their hard work had paid off with 5-star defensive tackle Montravius Adams...

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  4. Auburn Football: Auburn Loses Dee Liner, Still Wins National Signing Day

    Just like his hurry-up offense, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn had his first recruiting class signed up and ready to go in a hurry on national signing day. All of Auburn's commitments were signed by mid-afternoon on Wednesday...

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  5. Auburn Football Recruiting: Foster's Flip Part of Disturbing Trend for Tigers

    The week of national signing day is off to a bad start for the Auburn Tigers. After nearly two years of speculation combined with wacky twists and turns ( and a tattoo ), the soap opera known as Reuben Foster's recruitment has finally come to an end...

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  6. Auburn Football Recruiting: Why Reuben Foster Is Auburn's Most Important Target

    Monday evening will bring an end to one of the most dramatic, topsy-turvy recruitments that the Southeast has seen in quite some time when 5-star linebacker Reuben Foster makes his college choice between Alabama, Georgia and Auburn (h/t 247Sports)...

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  7. Auburn Football Recruiting: Final Weekend Gives Tigers Shot at Top 10 Class

    Another wild and crazy season of recruiting is winding down across the college football landscape. The final weekend of official visits before national signing day will take place Friday through Sunday on the Plains...

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  8. Auburn Football: Mental Adjustments Key to 2013 Success

    "Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will."—Political and spiritual leader, Mahatma Ghandi (via North Texas University Center for Sports ...

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  9. Auburn Football Recruiting: Tigers Poised for a Strong Finish to the 2013 Class

    Another weekend of official visitors to the Plains has come and gone and it yielded positive results when 3-star athlete Marcus Davis committed to the Tigers . Davis was one of seven official visitors to Auburn this weekend...

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  10. Auburn Football Recruiting: Why Missing on Derrick Green Won't Hurt Auburn

    Auburn missed out on landing one of the top RBs in the country on Saturday afternoon when RB Derrick Green announced his college plans to attend Michigan...

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  11. Auburn Football: How Rich Bisaccia's Departure Impacts the Tigers

    Isn't it rude to eat and run? That is essentially what Rich Bisaccia just did with Auburn. Bisaccia was hired by head coach Gus Malzahn on Jan. 3 to coach special teams and running backs...

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  12. Auburn Football Recruiting: Predicting Auburn's 2013 Recruiting Class

    With less than two full weeks until national signing day, the full court press is on the top college prospects in America. Soak all of the attention in, kids...

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  13. Auburn Football Recruiting: Tigers' National Signing Day Wish List

    In just a couple of weeks, it will be the college football fans' version of Christmas Day. I'm talking about national signing day on Wednesday, Feb. 6. Where rumors and speculation about the decision of an 18-year-old come to a screeching halt...

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  14. Auburn Football Recruiting: What Gus Malzahn's Recruiting Pitch Must Entail

    A successful college football head coach must be good at two things. First, he must be able to coach. He has to be able to evaluate and develop the talent that is brought in. Secondly, he must be a salesman...

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  15. Auburn Football: Tigers' Offensive Line Will Be Most Improved Unit in 2013

    It's hard to find an area or positional group that Auburn performed well in while stumbling through a 2012 campaign that saw the Tigers go winless in the SEC and have only three wins overall...

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  16. Auburn Football: How the Addition of Nick Marshall Impacts Auburn QB Race

    The days leading up to national signing day in the college football world can best be described as a sports fan's soap opera...

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  17. Auburn Football: How Tigers Can Replace 5-Star Dee Liner

    It came as a surprise to no one on Monday evening when 5-star defensive end Dee Liner decommitted from Auburn's 2013 recruiting class. Justin Hokanson of AuburnSports.com was the first to break the news: BREAKING: Five-star Muscle Shoals (Ala...

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  18. Auburn Basketball: Is It Time to Buy Stock in the 2013 Auburn Team?

    For the first time in a decade, the Auburn basketball team is off to a 2-0 start in SEC play after it beat the South Carolina Gamecocks 74-71 in Columbia, SC. The Tigers are 8-7 overall...

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  19. Auburn Football: Taking an Early Look at Auburn's 2013 Offensive Line

    Despite the amount of change to the way offense is played over the years, a lot has remained the same. Whether a team is in a pro-style offense or in an up-tempo, no-huddle style ...

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  20. Auburn Football: Why Clint Moseley's Departure Is Good for Recruiting

    News broke on Wednesday evening that junior quarterback Clint Moseley will be transferring from the Auburn football program. The news was first reported by Justin Hokanson of AuburnSports...

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  21. Auburn Football: Elite 2013 Recruiting Class First Step to Catching Alabama

    As the clocked ticked down to zero at Sun Life Stadium in Miami on Monday night and crimson confetti filled the air for the third time in four years, a season that seemed like it would never cease for Auburn fans finally came to an abrupt end...

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  22. Auburn Football: Malzahn's Staff Tops Chizik's First Staff Due to SEC Experience

    As promised, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn completed his first coaching staff by the time that recruiting started to heat up again. In mid-December, He told former Auburn center and Huntsville, Ala...

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  23. BBVA Compass Bowl 2013: Grading the Performances of Ole Miss and Pittsburgh

    The rain fell down on Birmingham's Legion Field as the clock ticked down to zero in the BBVA Compass Bowl...

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  24. BBVA Compass Bowl 2013: Live Scores, Analysis and Results for Ole Miss vs. Pitt

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  25. Auburn Football: Gus Malzahn Already Proving Doubters Wrong

    OK. I admit it. I was wrong about Gus Malzahn . A lot of folks were. On December 2, I wrote the following about Malzahn : "What some would consider an advantage to Malzahn returning, others would call a disadvantage...

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