Verified Member
  • Content Count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

440 Sterling

About tbone1430

  • Rank
  • Birthday June 28

Profile Information

  • Interests
    All things Auburn, hunting, fishing, motorcycle riding.
  • Location
    Murfreesboro, TN
  • Gender

Recent Profile Visitors

2,190 profile views
  1. Because our defense will be arguably the best one we’ve had in the last 10 if not 15 years, I really think QB will be a strength this year and by the time we play there we will have already played at Kyle Field and the swamp so whoever is QB will be familiar with loud opposing sec stadiums. The past 3 years all the games have been decided by a td or less, JMO we finally get it done there.
  2. Few things I think will be different this year: 1. O-line play will be better, all 5 are seniors and hopefully will be a good cohesive unit. Don't think it can be worse than last year. 2. Way more QB runs. Obvious of course if its JG and even if it is BN. 3. More trick plays. Even though they are gadget plays I do enjoy a few good ones when they are effective. 4. Pace will pick up to 2013-2014 pace. 5. We win at Baton Rouge. Just think we finally break the curse.
  3. Hopefully they make sure both him and Stove are completely healthy before bringing them back. Stupidest thing I've ever seen bringing them both back so soon last year. I don't care if James Andrews himself did the surgery an ACL takes more than 6 months to heal even if you're putting a prp matrix around the autograft the body just takes time. Hope it didn't mess up his future. Praying they are completely healed and have a great season this year!
  4. Oregon - 28-21. We never play great first game but have the talent to squeak this one out. Kent State- 56-10 Tulane- 63-9 TaMu- 31-28. Gonna be a tough one especially at Kyle field but I think we can get it done with late field goal by legatron jr. Ms State - 27-10. We are gonna be drained from the previous game which keeps it close but we pull away late. Florida - 20-24. I think this is the game we finally get tripped up on especially in the swamp. Arkansas- 42-10 boring woo pig beatdown. LSU - 38-31. For some reason I think this is a higher scoring game but we get the monkey off our back finally. Ole Miss - 31-7. Don’t think they are gonna be good for a while. Georgia - 21-17. Think this game is a defensive slugfest with us scoring a late td to seal the game. Samford - 63-0. Bama - 31-30. Nail biter the whole game with back and forth scoring. They miss the game winning field goal because let’s be honest who expects a Turd kicker to make a field goal? 😂 Reg season 11-1 SECCG- 27-30. Don’t know if we can get it done a second time against the leg humpers. Still it’s a close game. Bowl game- win final record 12-2 sec west champs. This is best case scenario. My head tells me 9-4 more likely.
  5. https://247sports.com/college/auburn/Article/Gus-Malzahn-narrows-the-Auburn-quarterback-race-131705237/ Gus Malzahn narrows the Auburn quarterback race ByBRANDON MARCELLO 27 minutes ago Share3 Comments DOTHAN, Alabama — It's finally official: it's a two-man race to be Auburn's starting quarterback. Joey Gatewood and Bo Nix are 1 and 1A Coach Gus Malzahn said on Wednesday before a booster club event in Dothan. Auburn is siding with the new blood over a 24-year-old redshirt freshman and a junior with two years of service as Jarrett Stidham's top backup. Nix and Gatewood are both dual-threat quarterbacks, with much different statures and styles. Nix is a pocket passer, but can run zone-read plays to the outside much like previous starter Stidham. The difference? Nix is faster, though no one will confuse his quickness for that of former Auburn speedster Nick Marshall. Gatewood (6-5, 233) is one of the taller and thickest quarterbacks the Tigers have had on the roster since legend Cam Newton. He fits into the inside-zone scheme, and provided a glimpse of what's possible in his first collegiate action in Auburn's 63-14 victory against Purdue in the Music City Bowl. He nearly scored on a 20-yard run. Sources told Auburn Undercover the battle between Nix and Gatewood was a dead heat entering summer workouts. They both had their highlight-reel moments at the A-Day spring game April 13. Gatewood threw for 130 yards and two touchdowns on 8 of 12 passing at the A-Day game, which included seven completions, 123 yards and two scores in the first half. He rushed only once for 1 yards because of tackling restrictions placed on the quarterbacks. Nix threw for 155 yards and two touchdowns on 11 of 17 passing, but also threw an interception in the second half. But coaches already know what both Nix and Gatewood can do when allowed to run. Defensive players were allowed to tackle the quarterbacks during the first spring scrimmage behind closed doors. Gatewood was especially impressive when allowed to run. "When you let him go live, there’s a big difference," Malzahn said after the spring game. Gatewood arrived at Auburn with incredible numbers, even though he shared playing time at Bartram Trail in St. Augustine, Florida as a senior in high school. He still managed to pass for 1,468 yards and 12 touchdowns while also running for 1,100 yards and 16 touchdowns. "I’m telling you," Auburn receiver Seth Williams said after the A-Day game. "He’s another Cam Newton back there. Once he gets live, he turns into a whole other person. Like, you couldn’t see it for real with this spring, with the scrimmage, the QBs not live —but once they’re live, I don’t think, [the defense] can’t get back there." Nix broke numerous records while leading Pinson Valley High to back-to-back state titles with his father, Auburn legend Patrick Nix, as the head coach. He had more than 12,000 total yards of offense in his career and recorded 161 total touchdowns, including 127 scores through the air. He earned practically every in-state award you can imagine while also earning a 5-star rating from the 247Sports Composite.
  6. War Eagle! Elite 8 bound baby what a team performance!! Our boys were lights out tonight. Praying for Okeke but worried it’s either an MCL or ACL injury the way his knee was stressed. Highly doubt he comes back this tournament just pray no surgery is needed. Bruce is the best coach in America. I’m sure if any recruit saw that interview they wanna play for someone like that. 🦅🦅
  7. I see you sweet 16 😎 keep it up boys!! 🦅
  8. Bruce Pearl the coach we needed not the coach we deserved. Dude has done wonders and we should always be grateful for bringing AU basketball out of the depths and to new heights. I’d say bump his salary not crazy but give him incentives to stay and results based. Bruce is the man!! 🦅
  9. War Eagle Yessir!! Ready for tomorrow let’s win the whole thing boys!! Brucemania!! 🦅🦅
  10. Don’t come into the Jungle expecting a win if you’re an opposing team. Huge win for our boys War Eagle March Madness time!! 🦅
  11. Boom!! War Eagle glad we got this kid 🦅
  12. https://auburn.247sports.com/Article/Wesley-McGriff-set-to-be-announced-as-Auburns-new-secondary-coach-129292180/