Well, the College Football season has been over now for a whopping five days and I am all ready bored. I guess with
Dead period is the time between the National Championship Game and National Signing Day. Signing Day is typically is the first Wednesday in February, so that would be the 4th this year. Personally, the reason I call it the “Dead Period” is because there is plenty of speculation but nothing really means anything on the recruiting trail until that February day. And you are crazy if you believe a word that a 17-18 year old tells you prior to his signature on the paper, and it faxed to the Athletic Offices. So I try and take a break from it all, until Signing Day, all the hope and all the drama just… again, it wears me out.
Another part of the Dead Period is that although College Basketball is great, nothing really gets good and heated until late February /early March. It is also hard to follow Auburn Basketball because we give up a 17-2 run to start the second half against
And lastly, the Dead Peroid is not so bad for some folks that are NFL people due to the playoffs… playoffs? Did some one say Playoffs? (in my best Jim Mora voice). My two teams are out, so forget it.
There is still some news to report though; it seems that Coach Chizik is trying to lure Tracy Rocker back home from Nutt’s staff at Ole Miss. As I posted last week, I have been waiting on this since Tuberville got fired… ummmm resigned.
On the Recruiting front, Tracy Rocker and Tyrone Nix from Ole Miss have been after Johnnie Farms out of Perry GA. I guess the Rocker to Auburn news is spreading because Farms is making a trip to
Lutzenkirchen, from Lassiter High here in Metro Atlanta has told AuburnSports.com that his is still committed to
I am sure there is plenty more to come.
War Damn Eagle