Auburn : Scarbrough's Take

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

National FBI Sting is a Rifle Shot to Auburn's Heart

National FBI Sting is a Rifle Shot to Auburn's Heart

Lyn Scarbrough

September 29 On Tuesday, news broke about an FBI sting operation entrapping several college assistant coaches, along with, among others, an apparel executive, a former agent, a financial adviser and an agent/clothing store owner FULL STORY

Just a Two-Team SEC Race Now … or Maybe Three

Just a Two-Team SEC Race Now … or Maybe Three

Lyn Scarbrough

September 25 Last week, the question … Among SEC teams, who’s really still in the game? This week, the answer … If Saturday’s games are indicators, only Alabama, Georgia and FULL STORY

End of First Quarter, Who’s Really Still in the Game?

End of First Quarter, Who’s Really Still in the Game?

Lyn Scarbrough

September 19 Right now the polls say this is the No. 1 team in the country, but after watching Clemson, Oklahoma, Penn State and Oklahoma State, it hasn’t looked that way on the field. FULL STORY

Clemson Finally Woke Up, Auburn’s Offense Never Did

Clemson Finally Woke Up, Auburn’s Offense Never Did

Lyn Scarbrough

September 11 A touchdown on the last drive of the first half and another on the first drive of the second half were the only touchdowns for Clemson, but they were enough for a 14-6 win over the visiting Tigers. FULL STORY

 

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