Tag Archive | Auburn

BCS National Championship 2011 Preview: Part Two: Matchups and sentiment give the edge to Ducks over Tigers

Part two of my BCS National Championship Game preview gets to the heart of the matter: what are Oregon and Auburn are likely to do to each other in the perfect conditions of Cardinal Stadium in Glendale, AZ? If I had to rank my “spread offense gurus”, the Top 5 in no particular order would […]

Oregon and Auburn legitimize the spread offfense

By Mark Colyer, SpreadOffense.com The two teams in the BCS national title game, No. 1 Auburn and No. 2 Oregon, are perfect examples of how the spread offense style of attack has taken off in college football. The no huddle, get-on-the-field-and-go style of play that a spread offense makes possible has done much to improve the […]

FANTASY PLAYER OF THE WEEK….Cameron Newton, QB, Auburn

Gee….I think I have written this article a few times already this season… Cameron Newton, the multi-threat QB from Auburn, is again our Fantasy College Blitz Fantasy Player of the Week….his third such honor during this 2010 season. Newton (photo, running with football, thanks Scout.com), a junior from Atlanta, GA (Westlake HS) who has been mired in controversy […]

FROM THE SHOTGUN…WEEK NINE QB START/SIT

Amazing!  Hard to believe the fantasy season is almost over! For most leagues, this is either the last week, or, the next to the last week, for regular season fantasy action.  These games are important for those fantasy coaches who are looking for a playoff spot…selecting a good fantasy team QB is a must. Fortunately, […]

FROM THE SHOTGUN…WEEK EIGHT QB START/SIT

It is already the eighth week of the 2010 college football season, and many of you are prepping for the run to your league’s fantasy playoffs…or finishing the final weeks of a lame season. Still, everyone prefers to win…so you need a good QB.  Or, a seviceable one, if your top fantasy QB is off […]

FANTASY PLAYER OF THE WEEK…Cameron Newton, QB, Auburn

In the “Duel of the top SEC QBs” from this past Saturday, one of them lived up to the top billing. Auburn QB Cameron Newton out-dueled Arkansas QB Ryan Mallett (who left the game in the second quarter with an injury) in the Tigers 65-43 win over the Razorbacks at Auburn, Alabama.  And, in doing […]

FCB FANTASY PLAYER OF THE WEEK….Cameron Newton, Auburn QB

We figured it would be a matter of time that the heir-apparent to Florida QB Tim Tebow would have a break-out game… Um, wait, it wasn’t that Tebow heir-apparent… Cameron Newton, (#2 runing with ball, photo, thanks AP/Butch Dili) the junior QB from Auburn, and, former backup to Tim Tebow while at Florida, wins the […]