Scarbrough's Take

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

Nuts, Bolts and Toilet Paper – Keep Them Special

Nuts, Bolts and Toilet Paper – Keep Them Special

Lyn Scarbrough

January 17 When a handful of people, most apparently students, rolled Toomer’s Corner after Clemson defeated Alabama for the national championship, it ignited a furor in some places, raised questions in others. FULL STORY

Sooner Runaway – Maybe,  But I Don’t See It

Sooner Runaway – Maybe, But I Don’t See It

Lyn Scarbrough

January 01 The Oklahoma-Auburn match-up was barely mentioned except for a near-chuckle about the lack of interest in the game (to be televised on ESPN). They talked more about the Florida-Iowa game in the Citrus Bowl in Orlando FULL STORY

Goodbye to an Era… War Eagle, Charlie Davis!

Goodbye to an Era… War Eagle, Charlie Davis!

Lyn Scarbrough

November 30 Charlie Davis died a few days ago, and when he did, we lost a radio and television icon, a dedicated civic leader, and one of the most loyal and longtime members of the Auburn family. FULL STORY

It’s Bama, then Everybody Else; Other Observations

It’s Bama, then Everybody Else; Other Observations

Lyn Scarbrough

November 15 But, it was cemented last Saturday when five of the nation’s top nine teams were upset on the same day. Four of those – Clemson, Washington, Auburn and Texas A&M – were double digit favorites FULL STORY

Cubs, Trump and Auburn…  Anything is Still Possible

Cubs, Trump and Auburn… Anything is Still Possible

Lyn Scarbrough

November 09 Auburn is the nation’s ninth best scoring defense, surrendering an average of just 16 points per game. Only two opponents have scored more than 20 points the entire season. FULL STORY

LSU, Auburn May Not Be So Dead After All

LSU, Auburn May Not Be So Dead After All

Lyn Scarbrough

October 24 You can forgive Tiger fans – in Auburn and in Baton Rouge – if they’re using that Twain quote often this week. Both programs were written off for dead by many analysts, and a lot of Tiger fans, just a few weeks ago. FULL STORY

With Les Miles Gone,  What Is the Real LSU?

With Les Miles Gone, What Is the Real LSU?

Lyn Scarbrough

October 04 The result was a dominating 42-7 romp over Missouri. Just a week earlier … while LSU was losing to Auburn and Miles was being fired … the Columbia Tigers were putting up 79 points FULL STORY