Gene Chizik

(Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: Week 8 College Football Preview

If you’re a quarterback who has yet to make a single collegiate start, you ideally wouldn’t want that first start to come on the road against the number one team in the land. However, Clint Moseley finds himself in that position as Auburn’s starter.

WFAN–10/21/2011

Michael Dyer #5 of the Auburn Tigers celebrates with teammates after he runs the ball for 16-yards and is called down at the one-yardline with 10 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter against the Oregon Ducks during the Tostitos BCS National Championship Game at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 10, 2011 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: Tigers Tame Ducks

The Auburn Tigers won their first national championship in 53 years, but unlike the previous 13 games of the season, it wasn’t their offense which won them this game – it was their defense.

WFAN–01/11/2011

Daren Bates #25 of the Auburn Tigers celebrates the Tigers 22-19 victory against the Oregon Ducks in the Tostitos BCS National Championship Game at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 10, 2011 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

BCS Notes: Title Game Crowd Sets Stadium Record

The BCS championship crowd of 78,603 set a University of Phoenix Stadium record, easily eclipsing the 74,628 who watched the 2007 BCS championship game between Florida and Ohio State.

WFAN–01/11/2011

Quarterback Cam Newton #2 of the Auburn Tigers speaks during Media Day for the Tostitos BCS National Championship Game at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn on January 7, 2011 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

BCS: Auburn, Oregon Set For High-Scoring Affair

There are reasons people are envisioning scores like 60-55 and 55-53 for the BCS title game Monday in nearby Glendale, a reason the matchup has turned into such a red-hot ticket.

WFAN–01/10/2011

LaMichael James #21 of the Oregon Ducks (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images), Quarterback Cam Newton #2 of the Auburn Tigers (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Casey’s Call: BCS Championship Preview

Both the Ducks and Tigers come in to this game undefeated, having played brutal schedules and passing every test they faced. There’s no question that these are the two best teams in the country.

WFAN–01/10/2011

Cam Newton

Auburn Beats South Carolina To Earn BCS Title Berth

Cam Newton left nothing to chance. He ran and passed the Auburn Tigers to a shot at the national championship they were denied six years ago, and he might as well start working on that Heisman pose, too.

WFAN–12/04/2010

Cam Newton

Auburn Comes Back To Beat Alabama In Iron Bowl

Cam Newton threw for three touchdowns and ran for another, leading No. 2 Auburn back from a 24-point deficit Friday for a stunning 28-27 victory over No. 9 Alabama that kept the Tigers on course for a shot at the national championship.

WFAN–11/26/2010

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‘Pay-For-Play’ Charges Dog Heisman Hopeful Newton

No one knows how many more twists the Cam Newton saga still holds. But everyone has a pretty good idea where he will be when it’s over, regardless of how it ends: cashing paychecks in the NFL.

WFAN–11/10/2010