1. Auburn Football: What Message Did Auburn Send by Keeping Trooper Taylor Around?

    During Sunday's press conference to announce the firing of now former head coach Gene Chizik , Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs informed us that Chizik's former assistants were given the option to stay around during the search for a new head coach...

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  2. Auburn Football: Why Gene Chizik Left Auburn with No Other Choice

    On Sunday, the Gene Chizik era came to an end for the Auburn football program. It has been a foregone conclusion that Chizik would not return since an 0-4 stretch in the month of October...

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  3. Auburn vs. Alabama: 10 Things We Learned from Tide's Win over Tigers

    The state of Alabama will be colored crimson for another year. Alabama kept its national championship hopes alive by dominating Auburn in the 77th version of the Iron Bowl on Saturday...

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  4. Auburn vs. Alabama: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Final: Auburn — 0 Alabama — 49 Thank you for joining us for the 77th edition of the Iron Bowl! Here are 10 things we learned in the Tide's win over the Tigers...

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  5. Auburn vs. Alabama: Auburn's Upset Chances Hinge on the Play of Jonathan Wallace

    When the Iron Bowl kicks off on Saturday, November 24th, it will be 728 days since the Auburn offense has scored a point against the Alabama defense...

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  6. Auburn Football: Report of NCAA Investigation Is Not Breaking News

    On Wednesday, Pat Forde of Yahoo! Sports had "exclusive breaking news". He reported that the NCAA is investigating Auburn...

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  7. Auburn vs. Alabama: Why an Unlikely Iron Bowl Upset Won't Save Gene Chizik's Job

    The Auburn Tigers come into Saturday's Iron Bowl matchup looking to conclude the worst season of Auburn football in modern history. The Tigers are 3-8 overall and winless in the SEC for the first time since 1980...

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  8. Auburn vs. Alabama: Why Auburn Won't Catch Alabama Looking Ahead to Georgia Dome

    When Auburn and Alabama meet this weekend in the annual Iron Bowl matchup in Tuscaloosa, Auburn will come in as an underdog of historic proportions. According to Bleacher Report's Adam Kramer , Alabama opened up as a 34...

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  9. Auburn vs. Alabama: The Iron Bowl Upset Auburn Is Looking for Is Extremely Rare

    On Saturday, Auburn (3-8) and Alabama (10-1) will meet in Tuscaloosa for the 77th Iron Bowl matchup. The path to the BCS National Championship game has gone through Tuscaloosa and Auburn every year since 2009...

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  10. Auburn Football: All Auburn Can Take from Saturday's Win Is Confidence

    Auburn dominated Alabama A&M from start to finish on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers beat the Bulldogs, 51-7. For one short block of time in 2012, Auburn looked like a good football team...

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  11. Auburn Football: 10 Things We Learned from the Tigers' Win vs. Alabama A&M

    Auburn defeated Alabama A&M, 51-7 Saturday afternoon on Senior Day inside Jordan-Hare Stadium. Auburn improved to 3-8 on the season. The first-string of Auburn's offense nearly had a perfect day, as it was only stopped one time all afternoon...

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  12. Alabama A&M vs. Auburn: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Final: Alabama A&M — 7 Auburn — 51 Thank you for joining us on the live blog today. Here are 10 things we learned about Auburn in its win over the Bulldogs...

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  13. Why the Tigers Can't Overlook the Bulldogs

    On Saturday, Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) member Alabama A&M travels to Jordan-Hare Stadium to take on 2-8 Auburn for the Tigers' senior day. This will be the first time that Alabama A&M has played an SEC opponent...

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  14. Auburn Football: Auburn's Senior Class Has Had a Roller-Coaster Ride in 4 Years

    On Saturday, Auburn will celebrate its 13 seniors as they play their last game inside of Jordan-Hare Stadium. Other than Bell (who came to Auburn in 2008), this class was a part of head coach Gene Chizik 's first recruiting class in 2009...

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  15. Auburn Football: When Did Auburn's Downward Spiral to Rock Bottom Begin?

    It has been nothing but a long, bumpy ride for Auburn fans since Gene Chizik lifted the coveted crystal ball above his head on January 10, 2011...

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  16. Auburn Football: 2013 Recruiting Class Shouldn't Be a Factor in Chizik's Fate

    Many people point to Auburn's stellar 2013 recruiting class (currently ranked ninth in the country by Rivals) as a reason to retain head coach Gene Chizik beyond the 2012 season...

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  17. Auburn Football: Expectations Are at an All-Time Low for the Auburn Program

    Auburn fell to rival Georgia on Saturday night in front of the home crowd at Jordan-Hare Stadium by a score of 38-0. In reality, the Bulldogs could have named their score and would have been able to achieve it...

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  18. Auburn Football: 10 Things We Learned from the Tigers' Loss vs. Georgia

    The Georgia Bulldogs became the first SEC team to punch its ticket to the Georgia Dome for the SEC Championship Game on Dec. 1 on Saturday evening. Georgia put talk of an Auburn upset to rest early when it scored on its first four drives of the game...

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  19. Georgia vs. Auburn: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

    Final: Georgia—38 Auburn—0 Congratulations to the 2012 SEC East champions, the Georgia Bulldogs! Make sure you check out the 10 things we learned about Auburn in its loss to the Bulldogs...

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  20. Georgia vs. Auburn: 5 Things That Must Happen for Auburn to Upset No. 5 Georgia

    The Georgia Bulldogs will march down to Auburn, AL on Saturday with consecutive division titles on its mind. The only thing standing in the way is the 2-7 Auburn Tigers...

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  21. Auburn Football: Why Shawn Watson Will Not Be Auburn's Next Head Coach

    Phillip Marshall of Auburn Undercover (subscription required) reported on Thursday afternoon that Auburn president Jay Gouge is "making preparations to possibly replace head coach Gene Chizik...

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  22. Auburn Football: Why Lack of Trust and Team Chemistry Is Obvious at Auburn

    On Wednesday evening, James Crepea of the Montgomery Advertiser reported that Auburn head coach Gene Chizik and the Auburn football program use private security firm Event Operations Group ( EOG ) to enforce an 11 p...

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  23. Auburn Football: Private Security Firm to Enforce Curfew Shows Lack of Trust

    On Wednesday evening, James Crepea of the Montgomery Advertiser reported that Auburn head coach Gene Chizik and the Auburn football program uses private security firm Event Operations Group (EOG) to enforce an 11:00 pm nightly curfew...

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  24. UGA vs. Auburn: Why Being 'on Schedule' Is a Must for the Auburn Offense

    The shift from the hurry-up, no-huddle style of offense under Gus Malzahn to the slow, methodical style under Scot Loeffler has been the biggest disappointment in 2012. Disappointment is probably an understatement...

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  25. Auburn Football: Why AD Jay Jacobs Should Have the Same Fate as Gene Chizik

    On Monday evening, Kevin Scarbinsky of the Birmingham News reported that there is an underground movement among influential Auburn supporters to retain Jay Jacobs as the Auburn ...

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