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Hawkeyes Celebrate Veteran’s Day with New Look Uniforms

Last year in honor of Veteran’s day the Hawkeyes wore a red, white and blue tiger hawk decal on their helmets. This year, Iowa will honor our military by wearing their version of a Nike Pro Combat Uniform. The uniforms are styled similar to Nike’s Pro Combat Uniforms, but are not Pro Combat, as that would be too extreme of a change [ . . read more . . ]

Auburn faces uphill battle in Texas A&M

After yet another tough SEC loss over the weekend, Auburn will host the high-scoring Texas A&M Aggies in just the second night game at Jordan-Hare Stadium this season. Keeping with this year’s script, the Tigers had no answer to the like-wise reeling Vanderbilt Commodores, falling 17–13 on the road thanks to a lack of offensive [ . . read more . . ]

Auburn’s Lutzenkirchen recognized for off-field impact

It began Nov. 26, 2010. After rallying back from a 24-0 deficit, Auburn sealed its come-from-behind victory against Alabama with a 7-yard touchdown pass to tight end Philip Lutzenkirchen, marking the start of the Lutzy era. The standout senior tight end has been a staple in Auburn’s offense since that fateful 2010 season and has [ . . read more . . ]

ACC: A Conference in Chaos

While the ACC doesn’t have any games featuring two ranked teams this week, it has exciting match-ups for fans of ACC football. Every game has a storyline that is significant to each team and, in many cases, the conference race. Virginia vs. Wake Forest– This is a must-win game if either of these teams hope to make a bowl [ . . read more . . ]

Hawkeyes of the NFL: Past, Present, and Future

A Hawkeye has fallen. Former Iowa defensive linemen Alex Karras passed away at his home in Los Angeles on Wednesday. In 1957, Karras won the Outland Trophy for the nation’s best interior linemen and finished as the runner-up for the Heisman Trophy.  In 1991 Karras was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame. He was the 10th [ . . read more . . ]

Leadership key for Auburn success

Championship teams need leaders. That’s the way   it’s always been and the way it will always be. Say what you will about the 2012 Auburn Tigers, but at the end of the day, this season will be defined by those that put the team on their back and exemplify what it means to be a hard worker. Going into the seventh week, a 1-4 record [ . . read more . . ]

Loss forces Auburn to face tough question: Is the season lost?

Arkansas and Auburn saw this game as one thing: a must win. But thanks to five Tiger turnovers, it was ultimately the Razorbacks who came out on top, handing Auburn its fourth loss of the season in a 24-7 victory. “The bottom line is that the Auburn fans and the Auburn Family, they did not deserve this today,” said coach Gene Chizik. [ . . read more . . ]

Razorback QB Wilson looks to get back on track

Tyler Wilson knows what it takes to be a great quarterback, just ask Greenwood High School coach Rick Jones. Wilson was making headlines before he ever donned a Razorback jersey. The 6-foot-3, 220-pound quarterback had one of the most prolific high school careers in Arkansas history, passing for over 8,000 yards and 93 touchdowns while [ . . read more . . ]