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All I want for Christmas is an Iron Bowl rematch

An Iron Bowl rematch would make for a great holiday By Hunter Ford After witnessing two Auburn miracles to end the season, I’m hoping for one more; I want an Iron Bowl rematch. While Auburn and Alabama have never played twice in the same football season, a rematch is not unprecedented in college football bowl […]

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Alabama beats Alabama

It was a game of nauseating proportions, with a fitting ending. Channeling his inner Mike Shula, Alabama offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier, and ultimately Coach Saban, performed some of the most predictable offensive play calling ever seen. All that was missing was the “elephant package”. Pounding an indecisive TJ Yeldon over, and over…and over, and over…into […]

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Iron Bowl 2013: Rushing stat key to this rivalry?

Since 1967 the team with more rushing yards has gone 39-7 By Dave Friedman A rivalry is really just a competition with a fierce version often filled with antagonism. Any rivalry builds over time. As stakes rise so too does pressure. In sports, each play takes on an increased importance as rivals battle for pride […]

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THANKSGIVING DAY: Eight things to be thankful for today about Alabama

There are far more important things in life (and eternity) than football, but the sport is a nice diversion from the real concerns of life. While there are more important things for which to be thankful, here are just a few I can think of heading into this weekend. 1. AJ McCarron Bama’s winningest quarterback […]

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Numbers heavily favor the Tide in Saturday’s Iron Bowl, but don’t let that stop Auburn delusion

by ITK Numbers always tell the tale in the game of football. The very game itself is made up of numbers, from stats to the final score. Following another shut out of an opponent this past Saturday, the Tide’s third of the season, Bama “offically” turns its focus to Auburn this week. And oh what […]

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How do you know Auburn is decades behind Alabama? The answer is in your Sunday Cup of Coffee…

BREAKING 3/21/14 – AU fans now say Mercer “owns” Duke When your football program has fallen behind others in your state, division, league, and heck…everybody else, you start seeing signs. Indicators begin to pop up that there is cause for concern. This weekend a recruit visiting the loveliest village on the plains shares one of […]

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