Auburn Tigers Articles

Auburn Tigers QB Jarrett Stidham
If you want to win big in college football, it's no secret that you're going to need some quality play out of the most important position on the field -- quarterback. If there's any doubt about it, just look up recent Heisman Trophy...
Bryan Fischer
1 year ago
College Football Texas A&M Aggies
Year in and year out, the SEC provides more than its fair share of college football's toughest matchups. And it takes a very special team to successfully navigate the weekly grind of a typical SEC football schedule. While every SEC slate is a...
Rob McVey
1 year ago
Will Grier, West Virginia Mountaineers Football
With spring practice completed for all 130 college football teams, it's never too early to evaluate how every program looks at quarterback for the 2018 season. College football lost a handful of stars from last season, including USC's Sam...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
South Carolina Gamecocks WR Deebo Samuel
The unforgiving nature of having to face eight other SEC teams every season can be daunting enough on its own. That's why most SEC teams tend to err on the side of caution when scheduling their non-conference opposition year after...
Rob McVey
1 year ago
Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Led by Missouri’s Drew Lock and Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa, the SEC boasts a deep group of quarterbacks for the 2018 season. Lock earned first-team All-SEC honors last fall, while Tagovailoa is poised for a breakout year – if he can...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Clemson Tigers DT Dexter Lawrence
The 2018 NFL Draft is still fresh in everyone’s minds, but the work has already begun by pro scouts and analysts alike for the 2019 edition. In looking at Athlon Sports’ early top 50 prospects for the 2019 NFL Draft, two things...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Auburn Tigers College Football
Auburn navigated one of college football’s most grueling schedules during the 2017 season, taking on eventual playoff teams Clemson, Alabama and Georgia. Despite the tough sledding, the Tigers managed to go 10-4, including 7-1 in the SEC as...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
The No. 4-seed Auburn Tigers and the No. 13 Clemson Tigers will face off on Sunday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the right to move on to the Sweet 16. Auburn outlasted the College of Charleston in the opening round of the...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Gus Malzahn
The Auburn Tigers improbable run to a SEC West title in 2017 has been put in the rearview mirror with the start of spring practices on The Plains. The success from last year will be motivation going forward, but the task for every college football...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Kam Martin
Since the Ralph Jordan era in the 1960s and ‘70’s, the Auburn Tigers have given fans good reason to fill Jordan-Hare Stadium on Saturdays. Jordan set the tone for the program in the modern era, advancing to seven consecutive bowl games...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Mark Dantonio, Michigan State Spartans Football
Rankings are nothing new when it comes to college football and basketball, but what about combining the two sports? That’s what Athlon Sports has set out to do once again this offseason, sizing up the coaching tandems in both for...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
The SEC’s coaching depth has only gotten better with Jimbo Fisher leaving Florida State to take over at Texas A&M. Fisher adds to the conference’s national championship pedigree, which is led by Alabama’s Nick Saban of course...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Recruiting is the foundation for winning national championships, competing for CFB Playoff berths or winning at a high level in college football. While recruiting rankings aren’t 100 percent accurate, there is plenty of truth in the rankings...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Clay Helton, USC Trojans Football
With National Signing Day in the books, the focus for the 2018 college football season shifts to spring practices and upcoming offseason workouts. While most freshmen won’t arrive until the summer, a handful of incoming recruits...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
There are many factors that go into building a great college football program. However, there is little doubt that recruiting sits right at the top of the list. It is the lifeblood of the college game. The correlation between success on the...
Rob McVey
1 year ago
The Auburn Tigers pretty much came up with aces during the 2017 college football season, winning the SEC West and finishing ranked in the top 10 of the final AP poll. The momentum from the Tigers’ 10-4 season carried over to the recruiting...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Willie Taggart, Florida State Seminoles Football
Recruiting is the basic blueprint for any college football program. Building a winner starts on the recruiting trail, and the data is there to back up just how important Signing Day is to all 130 teams. Sure, there are going to be hits...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
College football’s 2018 National Signing Day is officially in the books. Every FBS program inked recruits to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday or in the early period in December, which means coaching staffs should have a good...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Kirby Smart, Georgia Bulldogs Football
College football’s 2018 National Signing Day is in the books, and there's a new No. 1 at the top of the team recruiting rankings. Georgia coach Kirby Smart landed the best overall haul in the nation, taking home the top spot in all...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Sam Ehlinger
With National Signing Day upon us and the NFL draft less than three months away, college football’s annual quarterback churn is in full effect. And 2018 will feature plenty of changes as the combination of graduation and early departures by...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Scott Frost, Nebraska Cornhuskers Football
College football’s 2017-18 coaching carousel featured 21 changes, including moves at big-time programs like Nebraska, Florida, Texas A&M, Oregon and Florida State. With the carousel completed and all 21 jobs filled, it's time to...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The 2018 college football season is still months away, but it’s never too early to look ahead at the upcoming year and rank some of the top players returning to the gridiron. Houston's Ed Oliver takes the top spot in Athlon'...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Deshaun Davis
Of all the college football teams across the country, is there a group more energized about the potential the 2018 season can bring than the Auburn faithful? The Tigers turned in an improbable season going 10-4 with three losses against end-of-...
Ryan Wright
1 year ago
Jeff Brohm, Purdue Boilermakers Football
The 2017 college football season featured 23 new coaches at FBS programs. The 23 coaching changes were down slightly from the 2016 season, as 28 different programs had a change in the full-time role. It’s no secret coaching changes can have...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Roquan Smith
You know how the SEC is, great players leave, great players fill in the gaps. Even the ones that leave campus early to go to the NFL eventually get replaced by another four- or five-star recruit and the whole carousel keeps spinning and SEC...
Eric Sorenson
1 year ago

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