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October 31, 2014


Mark Edwards' picks: Title hopes for AU will end in Oxford

Auburn sits at No. 3 in the College Football Playoff rankings, but if the Tigers want to stay in the top four, they likely will need to win out for the rest of the regular season.

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Wednesday 10/29/2014
Auburn football: Artis-Payne wonders if his numbers shouldn't get more respect
Updated: October 29, 2014 - 10:55 pm

AUBURN — Cameron Artis-Payne is the Rodney Dangerfield of Auburn football.

Joe Medley: CFP committee showed guts in October
Updated: October 29, 2014 - 3:23 pm

The College Football Playoff committee showed guts with its inaugural rankings Tuesday, placing three SEC West Division teams in the all-important top four and four in the top six.

Tuesday 10/28/2014
College football: Auburn third, Tide sixth in initial playoff selection committee rankings
Updated: October 28, 2014 - 8:21 pm

The college football world was in a frenzy Tuesday night as the first College Football Playoff rankings were unveiled, but Auburn wasn't paying attention to the occasion.

Auburn football: Tigers go back to basics to produce improved rushing output
Updated: October 28, 2014 - 8:35 pm

AUBURN — The mission for Auburn’s offseason was for the offense to be more balanced and rely on Nick Marshall’s supposedly improved passing ability to compliment one of the best rushing attacks in the country.

Auburn notebook: Offensive grad assistant well familiar with Ole Miss' Freeze
Updated: October 28, 2014 - 7:54 pm

AUBURN — Last year’s game between Auburn and Ole Miss was awkward for Ryan Aplin, and this week is no different, if not more so.

Monday 10/27/2014
Auburn football: Tigers set to play Cal in 2019-20
Updated: October 27, 2014 - 9:43 pm

AUBURN -- Start saving your frequent flier miles, Auburn is heading to California.

Auburn football: Jones develops a nose picking off passes in the end zone
Updated: October 27, 2014 - 9:41 pm

AUBURN — Nova and Spirit may be circle Jordan-Hare Stadium before the kickoff, but Jonathan Jones is Auburn’s ball hawk in the end zone.

Auburn football: Miscommunication blamed for worst defensive performance of season
Updated: October 27, 2014 - 9:40 pm

AUBURN -- What we’ve got here is failure to communicate.

Kickoff set for Tide/LSU, Auburn/Texas A&M
Updated: October 27, 2014 - 6:14 pm

Alabama and LSU will kick off at 7 p.m. on CBS when the two teams meet Nov. 8 in Baton Rouge.

SEC: Officials missed penalty on final play of Auburn's win over South Carolina
Updated: October 27, 2014 - 3:13 pm

AUBURN -- The Southeastern Conference acknowledged referees missed a penalty for duplicate jersey numbers on the final play of Auburn's win over South Carolina on Saturday night.

Joe Medley: Is the committee ready for its first campaign?
Updated: October 27, 2014 - 12:08 pm

Will college football's new playoff committee, still feeling its way through its task in the first year, be like politicians, hoping to avoid controversy? Or are they ready to be the sport's supreme court?

Sunday 10/26/2014
Joe Medley: Ready for Lane change on Kiffin hype
Updated: October 26, 2014 - 7:59 pm

Lane Kiffin had a nice handshake with a man in an orange Tennessee pullover then an uneventful walk from the bus to Alabama’s locker room Saturday.

College football: Tide third, Tigers fourth in latest national rankings
Updated: October 27, 2014 - 9:39 am

With the College Football Playoff committee set to release its initial rankings Tuesday, the Associated Press and coaches weighed in with the results of their weekly poll.

Joe Medley: Sudden defensive woes bring doubt for AU
Updated: October 26, 2014 - 12:11 am

AUBURN — Auburn’s national aspirations are still alive today … barely.

Saturday 10/25/2014
Shootout: Malzahn’s runners outduel Spurrier’s aerial assault
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 11:57 pm

AUBURN — Steve Spurrier busted out his entire arsenal to try and upset Auburn and Gus Malzahn dug into his bag of tricks too.

Auburn notebook: Tigers' Fulse has career day
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 11:48 pm

AUBURN — Auburn H-back Brandon Fulse hadn’t appeared in a box score in a long time, so his contributions in Saturday’s 42-35 win were nothing short of shocking.

Game analysis: No. 5 Auburn 42, South Carolina 35
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 11:47 pm

Postgame analysis of Auburn's win over South Carolina:

Friday 10/24/2014
Game breakdown: South Carolina (4-3, 2-3 SEC) at No. 5 Auburn (5-1, 2-1)
Posted: October 24, 2014

Pregame analysis of Jacksonville State's home game against Tennessee Tech:

Thursday 10/23/2014
Mark Edwards' predictions: Tide, Tigers will keep winning; JSU will sail
Updated: October 23, 2014 - 8:13 pm

If the season ended today, the Southeastern Conference could justify lobbying for three teams in the four-team College Football Playoff.

First things first: Auburn's production on first downs down from 2013
Updated: October 23, 2014 - 8:23 pm

AUBURN — At times this season, Gus Malzahn’s Hurry-Up, No-Huddle offense has looked like a high-end sports car spinning its tires, particularly on first down.

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