Auburn : Scarbrough's Take

A Great Life and the Ultimate Vantage Point

A Great Life and the Ultimate Vantage Point

Lyn Scarbrough

December 20 “The only thing that we could think of was how we jumped around after Auburn sacked Manziel and won the game,” Steve told us. “If not for that, we wouldn’t have known and treatment might not have done any good. So, you could say that Auburn saved my life.” FULL STORY

Mulder, Hoops and the SEC; Has Anybody Noticed?

Mulder, Hoops and the SEC; Has Anybody Noticed?

Lyn Scarbrough

November 13 In Lindy’s preseason hoops edition, five SEC teams were ranked in the Top 25 (Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi State, Auburn, LSU). Eight conference teams were predicted to play in the NCAA Tournament, matching the all-time record for the conference set last season. FULL STORY

Tigers, Tide Tee It Up for Children’s of Alabama

Tigers, Tide Tee It Up for Children’s of Alabama

Lyn Scarbrough

October 23 “Children’s of Alabama is proud to partner with Devin in this competition featuring Auburn and Alabama lettermen and legends,” said Doug Dean, community and development coordinator for the facility. “The support goes directly to helping children and families receive FULL STORY

Auburn’s Stealth Football … Didn’t See It Coming

Auburn’s Stealth Football … Didn’t See It Coming

Lyn Scarbrough

October 15 Not long after kickoff, the stealth Auburn offense, seldom seen this season and certainly unexpected, streaked across Pat Dye Field, going over, around and through the Tennessee defense, scoring a touchdown. FULL STORY

Distance Between East & West of Biblical Proportions

Distance Between East & West of Biblical Proportions

Lyn Scarbrough

September 10 The giant chasm between the East and the West has been of near Biblical proportions for a while now, but if anything, it’s getting greater. And, divine intervention might be the only thing that could change that any time soon. FULL STORY

Two SEC Tiger Teams  Are Nation’s Biggest Winners

Two SEC Tiger Teams Are Nation’s Biggest Winners

Lyn Scarbrough

September 04 Auburn and LSU had a lot in common heading into this past weekend’s games, more than just the Tigers nickname. FULL STORY

The Iron Bowl … Mother,  Okra and Dad Out Back

The Iron Bowl … Mother, Okra and Dad Out Back

Lyn Scarbrough

November 27 What happened in Jordan-Hare on Saturday certainly was that. No. 1 Alabama, winner of 30 consecutive regular season games, against No. 6 Auburn, the last team except Alabama to win the SEC championship. The winner would head to Atlanta FULL STORY

What Makes a Real Rivalry?  Look at the Iron Bowl

What Makes a Real Rivalry? Look at the Iron Bowl

Lyn Scarbrough

November 21 Alabama leads the series with Auburn, 45-35-1, a comfortable margin for the Crimson Tide. But it is the closest of any regular Alabama opponent. Bama leads Georgia by 13 games and LSU and Tennessee by 17 games. FULL STORY

Crank Up the Gus Bus … Can I Have Your Tickets?

Crank Up the Gus Bus … Can I Have Your Tickets?

Lyn Scarbrough

November 15 It had only been a few minutes since Auburn, playing without running back Kerryon Johnson, in the first career road game for quarterback Jarrett Stidham as a Tiger, led 6-0 before losing to undefeated defending national champion Clemson by eight points. FULL STORY

Don’t Hold Your Breath, It May Be Never

Don’t Hold Your Breath, It May Be Never

Lyn Scarbrough

October 15 Auburn was one of the nation’s hottest teams, averaging 48 points a game in its three most recent wins, all over SEC opponents. Its defense was among the nation’s leaders in almost every category and its placekicker is the country’s best. FULL STORY