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This year’s Iron Bowl edition reminiscent of 2011 game

AUBURN – It’s always amazing how a college football season unfolds.

At the end of August, Auburn had a “Heisman Trophy” candidate at quarterback, a No. 737 more words

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Iron Bowl a family matter for Tide’s Anderson

TUSCALOOSA — The pride in the Iron Bowl rivalry runs deep for Alabama outside linebacker Ryan Anderson.

So much so, that he treats any family member who cheers for Auburn a little different. 515 more words

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If Les Miles is done, here's the very high bar he has set for LSU's next coach

Les Miles could be coaching his last game at LSU Saturday but few recruited better or won more, according to stats provided by ESPN Stats & Info and Darren Rovell. 171 more words


2nd-ranked Alabama, Auburn set for Iron Bowl showdown

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Alabama enters the Iron Bowl still on track for championship shots. The most meaningful target remaining within Auburn’s grasp is bragging rights. 634 more words

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Alabama brings iron fist to Iron Bowl


Once, before an NFL playoff game, I asked former Auburn fullback and Super Bowl winner Heath Evans how it compared to playing in the Iron Bowl. 598 more words

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Saban had this to say about the potential for his assistants to be distracted by job offers

Nick Saban has always been very supportive of his assistant coaches moving on to head coaching jobs and of his players that were talented enough to declare for the draft as juniors heading on to the NFL. 188 more words


Thanksgiving a memorable holiday for Saban, Alabama

TUSCALOOSA — Thanksgiving is traditionally one of Nick Saban’s favorite holidays. But that doesn’t mean it’s not also a workday for Alabama’s workaholic head coach. 1,297 more words

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