1. Auburn's Gene Chizik Must Find Recipe for Success in Week 3

    The first two games of the 2012 season have not played out exactly as most Auburn fans were thinking they would. In fact, it has been one of the poorest starts for a season in Auburn history...

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  2. Auburn Moves on to Mississippi State in Starkville This Saturday

    For the fourth consecutive year, Auburn started the season with several key members of the team that had apparently forgotten the fundamentals of playing football during the offseason...

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  3. Auburn Tigers Lack of Leadership Costs Them in Loss to Clemson Tigers

    In Auburn's 2012 opener against Clemson, we saw a Clemson team that played about as expected. The Auburn team that showed up in Atlanta was a timid group that played to avoid losing...

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  4. Auburn's Starting Center Reese Dismukes Suspended, Huge Blow to Tigers

    Just days away from the first game of the season with Clemson, the Auburn football team has absorbed a massive blow due to the irresponsible behavior of once starting center Reese Dismukes...

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  5. Is the 2012 Preseason AP Poll Doomed to Be the Least Accurate of the BCS ERA?

    The 2012 college football season begins with the AP Poll ranking that this writer believes will be the most inaccurate prognostication they have come up with since the creation of the BCS...

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  6. Auburn Should Have a Great Season, According to Historical Statistics

    The SEC is truly a defensively driven league. History tells us that returning starters on offense in the SEC is a virtually worthless statistic when considering an improved win total...

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  7. Can Auburn Begin and End the 2012 Regular Season in Atlanta?

    Much is being made of the chances that the SEC will bring in another BCS Championship. What some are overlooking is that the last three are from the State of Alabama...

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  8. Auburn's First Scrimmage Begins to Answer Questions

    Auburn held an early preseason evaluation scrimmage this Wednesday. These types of scrimmages are not designed to give an idea of how the team will do against competition...

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  9. Auburn Coordinators Increase Intensity to Improve Time Management on Day 1

    From the various interviews after the first session of fall practice, it appears Auburn offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler has elected to install more of his NFL-style West Coast offense before the season begins...

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  10. Auburn vs. Clemson: Analyzing the Chick-Fil-a Kickoff Game

    The month of July is quickly coming to a close, and with the beginning of August comes Auburn’s fall practice. Soon the extra muscle gained in offseason workouts and skills learned in individual practice can be applied on the field...

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  11. Auburn Is Developing a Powerful Rushing Offense for the 2012 Season

    Traditionally, Auburn is a run first team on offense. This has been the case every year for the last decade and will likely be the case for 2012. For any good rushing offense to work well, there must be good blocking...

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  12. Auburn Football: Offseason Leadership Should Bring Success in 2012

    This is the time of year when fans are simply starving for any information on their teams. Practices are currently voluntary and must be led by players without the leadership of the coaching staff...

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  13. Auburn Football: Can the Auburn Tigers Catch Lightning in a Bottle for 2012?

    As early preseason expectations are being set, Auburn seems to be looked upon in a very similar fashion to the 2010 team...

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  14. Auburn Football 2012: An Early Look at a Heated Rival

    For Auburn fans, one of the most important games of the year to gauge success or failure is the Iron Bowl. Any contest is especially hard to predict five months out, and this one is usually even harder...

    Kevin McGrady Written by Kevin McGrady about 2 years ago 1,280 reads 55 comments

  15. Auburn's Defense Will Be on the Attack for 2012 Under Brian VanGorder

    There is a potential weak spot in Brian VanGorder 's defensive scheme for Auburn. Only the best offenses with the best talent will likely have what it takes to attempt to exploit this potential crack...

    Kevin McGrady Written by Kevin McGrady about 2 years ago 6,086 reads 58 comments

  16. Auburn Football 2012: A Real Passing Threat Returns to the Plains

    New Auburn offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler is installing a new offense for the 2012 season. He has specified on occasion that this new offense will be multiple...

    Kevin McGrady Written by Kevin McGrady about 2 years ago 8,914 reads 206 comments

  17. Auburn Football 2012: A Preseason Scheme and Philosophy Analysis

    Many an Auburn fan has contemplated the end results of two newly acquired coordinators for 2012. One of the most popular themes is which change will carry the most impact...

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  18. Auburn Football 2012: Hidden Talent on the Plains for 2012

    Most average fans know the names and potential of the majority of players on the teams they pull for on Saturday as well as those teams their team plays. Occasionally, there are players who arrive on rosters in unexpected ways...

    Kevin McGrady Written by Kevin McGrady about 2 years ago 8,447 reads 88 comments

  19. 2012 College Football Season: Projected Biggest Flops

    Speculation with little information is rampant in college football at this time of the year. It can be quite entertaining to read, watch and listen to professed “experts” make ill-advised predictions about college football...

    Kevin McGrady Written by Kevin McGrady about 2 years ago 2,109 reads 13 comments

  20. Auburn Football 2012: Some Fun Discussing Predicted Early Betting Lines

    One website has posted early lines on all 12 Auburn games for the coming season, according to Al.com. It is an interesting read and almost identical overall to preseason lines for Auburn during the last decade...

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  21. Auburn Football 2012: Is Coach Scot Loeffler the Key to Auburn's Season?

    This is the time of year when a lack of factual information about college football leads to a smorgasbord of speculation about the teams...

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  22. Auburn Tigers Preseason Football Prognostication 2012 Season

    Explanation Analyzing the 2012 Auburn football team has been a very difficult process this year. They bring back a lot of youth that will be changing both the offensive and defensive schemes for 2012...

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  23. Auburn Football 2012: Development Defines the Program Every Day of the Year

    Gene Chizik and the Auburn Tigers are unlikely to have one of the top recruiting classes this season according to the criteria most recruiting sites use to rank such things...

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  24. 2012 College Football Season: Some Not-So-Bold Prognostication

    College football fans have witnessed a totally unprecedented era in college football over the last decade. There has never been a time when a single region dominated football like has happened recently...

    Kevin McGrady Written by Kevin McGrady about 2 years ago 2,012 reads 48 comments

  25. College Football 2012: Prognostications of Power in the SEC East

    The SEC is truly an unpredictable beast in college football. Fans can simply assume it is the best conference in the nation, but picking the best team in the conference is much more difficult...

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