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Top 5 moments: Auburn vs LSU

For the 46th time, Auburn will face No. 2 Louisiana State Saturday, with the Bengal Tigers clinging to a 24-20-1 series advantage. The Tigers from Alabama shut out LSU 28-0 in the 1901 series opener in Baton Rouge, La. The winning team held its opponent scoreless 11 out of the first 13 games. The 1935 LSU victory (6-0) marks the last [ . . read more . . ]

What I’m Watching This Weekend

BYU at Utah Before the year started, I was all over BYU as a possible BCS buster. This weekend, it’s put up or shut up time for the Cougars! The Cougars travel to Rice-Eccles Stadium to face the Utes, who have one the last two battles in this rivalry. The Utes come in 1-1 after getting upset in overtime last week at Utah State. [ . . read more . . ]

Gameday in Iowa City

By John J. Thompson Iowa may be just 1-1 and coming off a loss to in-state rival Iowa State, but fans will still pack Kinnick Stadium to support the Hawkeyes this weekend.  The Hawks face another team from Iowa for the second weekend in a row, the University of Northern Iowa Panthers, ranked sixth in the Football Championship [ . . read more . . ]

Tennessee Volunteers Answer

By William Earl Hampton It took 11 years and seven attempts, but Tennessee finally got a win in the Georgia Dome, when it defeated North Carolina State in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff.  The Volunteers took control early, with a 22 point in the first quarter, something they had not done in over a decade.  On offense, the Vols were led by [ . . read more . . ]

ESPN College Gameday to be in Knoxville

By William Earl Hampton This Saturday, the Tennessee and Florida game takes center stage as ESPN’s College Football GameDay will travel to Knoxville.  Both teams will enter the game undefeated and ranked in the Top-25.  This will be the seventh time that GameDay has broadcast from the Florida-Tennessee game, the second most of any [ . . read more . . ]

ULM looks a lot scarier from here

It doesn’t matter if Auburn wins its next 10 regular season games, the Tigers 0-2 record ranks 2012 in the Top-10 worst starts in Auburn football history. Since football came to the Plains in 1902, Auburn has gone 0-2, or worse, only eight times. But forget about the dismal start; Auburn has a chance to put a strike in the win column [ . . read more . . ]

What I’m Watching this Weekend

Purdue at Notre Dame  The Irish won big last week over Navy, while Purdue blasted Eastern Kentucky. This will be a great game to see where both teams really stand. Purdue has 15 returning starters back and with leadership at position could surprise this season. The Irish have beaten the Boilermakers four times in a row, but this could [ . . read more . . ]

Iowas Seeks CyHawk Trophy and Revenge

Football is back at Kinnick Stadium this weekend as the Iowa Hawkeyes host their interstate rival, the Iowa State Cyclones in a battle for the Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk trophy.  Iowa leads the all-time series with the State 39-20, but last season, the Cyclones bested the Hawks 44-41 in Ames. To recap last week’s games for the two teams, Iowa [ . . read more . . ]

Tiger Faithful Ready To Celebrate in Home Opener

It was the type of response Tiger nation was dying to see.  A response that was going to go a long way from removing the sour taste that the end of the 2011 season left,  and instilling confidence that this year’s Clemson team might just be able to replicate some of the success it attained during its ACC Championship run a year ago. [ . . read more . . ]

Real Tigers Wear Orange and Blue

For 245 days we have waited. For 5,880 hours we have watched videos, read articles, squeezed commitments out of recruits and anticipated this very day. On September 1, college football is back. Granted, games started Thursday, but let’s be honest, the only season that truly matters to an Auburn fan is Auburn’s. But what kind of [ . . read more . . ]