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    #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    Reuben Foster is now headed to Auburn. I wonder how big of a check Chiz had to write him for this change of heart? My guess is bigger than the one they gave Scam Newton.

    Reuben Foster Announces Auburn Commit Over Alabama, Georgia - SBNation.com


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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    Quote Originally Posted by pickon View Post
    We can now go ahead and consider Auburn the strong leader for Foster's services, but Signing Day is a long way away. Alabama's class is still very strong, but think Nick Saban goes twice as hard after Robert Nkemdiche now?
    Living in Alabama allows me to watch the Alabama/Auburn wars first hand. Pretty entertaining actually. Bammers are convinced though Saban can get any recruit he truly wants.



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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    The recruit was afraid Sabans daughter would beat him up.



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    Re:#2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    I can't imagine what their boards, talk radio, etc do in reaction to this.

    Oh, I know what the reaction is "War Eagle!" then "roll-damn-tide" etc. someone better get on tree watch soon.



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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    It's pretty obvious what happened here. Saben took the interstate and Chiz took the backroads. While Saben got there first, Chiz got much better gas millage and his gas tank lasted longer.



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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    Quote Originally Posted by CapnCy View Post
    I can't imagine what their boards, talk radio, etc do in reaction to this.

    Oh, I know what the reaction is "War Eagle!" then "roll-damn-tide" etc. someone better get on tree watch soon.
    Exactly. If you get a chance, tune in the Paul Finebaum radio show some weekday afternoon (2-6 cst). Sirius/XM carries the program also. Some pretty funny callers. Warning though, not high-brow entertainment.



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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    So does he have to return the check from Alabama? I'm not really up on the SEC recruiting etiquette. I assume this is similar to the NBA free agent negotiations where Alabama can and will match Auburn's offer. But can a recruit just keep taking the bags of cash from both sides?



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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn



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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    So does he have to return the check from Alabama? I'm not really up on the SEC recruiting etiquette. I assume this is similar to the NBA free agent negotiations where Alabama can and will match Auburn's offer. But can a recruit just keep taking the bags of cash from both sides?
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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    that cash cab thing is hilarious




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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    So...................what does this have to do with ISU football?




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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    Quote Originally Posted by Aclone View Post
    So...................what does this have to do with ISU football?
    There it is....



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    Re: #2 Recruit in the nation switches commitment from Bama to Auburn

    Was he quoted saying he was "firmly entrenched?" If so, i think i can make light of this situation.



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