1. Auburn Football 2011: Gene Chizik to Coordinate Defense Against Virginia

    According to Auburn Rivals , Gene Chizik will handle the defense for the Chick-Fil-A Bowl on December 31, 2011 against the Virginia Cavaliers. This decision could be very telling as to where Auburn’s next defensive coordinator will come...

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  2. Auburn Football 2011: What Is Expected from the New Defensive Coordinator?

    The current Auburn defense was intended to be a complex, speed-oriented, smothering type of unit. For three years the Auburn staff has recruited players suited to this defensive scheme...

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  3. Auburn Football 2011: Defensive Coordinator Ted Roof Hired Away from Staff

    After three seasons at Auburn that included one BCS Championship year, Ted Roof will move on to be the defensive coordinator at Central Florida for the 2012 season, according to auburnundercover...

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  4. Auburn Football 2011: Tigers Projected to Meet Virginia Tech in Chick-Fil-a Bowl

    Auburn looks to be heading to the Chick-Fil-A Bowl this season and will likely face Virginia Tech. This should be an excellent matchup that will give fans some high quality entertainment...

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  5. Auburn Football 2011: What Lurks Ahead for the Tigers This Year?

    It was an exciting and interesting season for the Auburn Tigers. 2011 will go down as a season where Auburn lost to teams ranked No. 1, 2, 8, 14 and 20 and beat the team ranked No...

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  6. Auburn Football 2011: Alabama Must Now Come to the Plains

    The 2011 edition of the Iron Bowl between Auburn and Alabama has again grasped center stage in the college football world...

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  7. Auburn Football 2011: For Success, the Winds of Change Must Sweep the Plains

    A huge hole was again exposed as the Auburn staff failed the team miserably. In particular, the defensive play calling was atrocious. This was a problem early on in the season and has returned with a vengeance in the late season...

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  8. Auburn Football 2011: November Begins in Athens, Georgia

    It is time to take a look at what might transpire in the final month of the regular season for the Auburn Tigers...

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  9. Auburn Football 2011: A Look at LSU and a Common Future Opponent

    While some would say a comparison of common opponents is quite useless, this is not usually the case. The fact is that a study of a common opponent is a very useful indicator of what is to come...

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  10. Auburn Football Investigation: University, Coach Cameron Newton Cleared by NCAA

    Does anyone remember? The Cameron Newton media smear campaign of 2010? The smear of Gene Chizik just prior to this season? The anti Heisman smear by ...

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  11. Auburn Football 2011: A Glimpse of the Future of the SEC This Week

    In a year where national punditry has decreased fan interest in college football by record numbers, those same pundits are now desperately grasping for stories that will regain the attention of the average fan...

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  12. Auburn Football 2011: An Early Look at the Florida Game

    This particular article is late coming due to having to rescue a non-performing car from a local shopping mall. This car simply wasn't performing, but it seemed as if swapping one part could fix the problem...

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  13. Auburn Football 2011: A Preview of the Arkansas Game

    The Auburn Tigers travel to Fayetteville, Arkansas this Saturday to play another game in a relatively new, but hotly contested rivalry. This game has some very interesting twists that might pique the curiosity of some fans...

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  14. Auburn Football 2011: Could Auburn Be Headed East in 2012?

    From the information that has come out in the last few days, it is the opinion of this analyst that Missouri is indeed headed for the SEC for 2012. This would bring the conference to 14 teams, and it appears 16 teams might be the eventual goal...

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  15. Auburn Football 2011: A Way-Too-Early Look at Possible BCS Rankings

    While waiting for the Tigers to travel to Fayetteville and continue this work-in-progress season, there are some interesting facts to consider...

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  16. Auburn Tigers Football 2011: The October Gauntlet Begins with Arkansas

    It has been a very interesting season so far. The work-in-progress that is the 2011 Auburn Tigers has been entertaining to watch. There have been highs and lows, but not a complete game for the entire team so far...

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  17. Auburn Football 2011: Opportunity Awaits the Tigers in Columbia South Carolina

    The Auburn game this week was nothing but a practice scrimmage and was treated exactly as such. Several starters did not play and were given the day off to heal from injuries. Other starters were played sparingly to prevent rust from settling in...

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  18. Auburn Football 2011: What Can Fans Expect from the Defensive Makeover?

    This week has been one of reevaluation, adjustment and simplification at Auburn. According to the different interviews with Coach Chizik, the Auburn defense was simplified for the second time this season...

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  19. Auburn Football 2011: Florida Atlantic Comes to the Plains

    For Auburn fans, this was a week of disappointment. This disappointment was not so much from a loss to a good football team, but more from watching the third straight weekend where a poor Auburn defense failed to improve...

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  20. Auburn Football 2011: Chizik Staff Severely Out-Coached in First 3 Games

    After watching the defensive performance of the Auburn Tigers against a very promising Clemson team, a closer look at some factors seemed necessary. This Auburn staff has now led the Auburn defense for 30 games...

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  21. Auburn Football: Defensive Tackles Key in Early Poor Defensive Performance

    Even after two victories to start the 2011 season, there is cause for concern on the plains. While everyone knows that Auburn utilizes a bend-don’t-break defensive philosophy, it is apparent that something is missing with the Auburn defense...

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  22. Auburn Football 2011: Auburn Faces Clemson in Death Valley

    The 2011 version of the Auburn Tigers are progressing in a similar fashion to the 2010 team. There appears to be improvement in each game played...

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  23. Auburn Football 2011: Mississippi State Comes to the Plains

    It is easy for fandom to get quite carried away when the results are in for the first game of the season. Reports of doom and gloom were abundant after Auburn played Arkansas State to start the season in 2010...

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  24. Auburn Football 2011: A Quick Look at the 2011 Defensive Scheme and Depth Chart

    The defensive depth chart for the 2011 version of the Auburn Tigers is a very definite signal of change. Until this season, the Auburn defense has been playing with players recruited for the defense Tommy Tuberville preferred...

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  25. Auburn Football 2011: A Quick Look at the Tigers' Offensive Depth Chart

    There were very few surprises in the offensive depth chart that was released for the Utah State game. While this is certainly the depth chart for that particular game today, it can—and will—change with time...

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