Scarbrough's Take

Changes Brought Unprecedented Success to Clemson

Changes Brought Unprecedented Success to Clemson

Lyn Scarbrough

January 20 After back-to-back losses to Maryland and Wake Forest, Bowden resigned in mid-October, replaced by receivers coach Dabo Swinney, named interim for the rest of the campaign. FULL STORY

Quinnen Williams … Joins the List of the Best

Quinnen Williams … Joins the List of the Best

Lyn Scarbrough

January 09 To that illustrious list of all-time great the name of Quinnen Williams has been added. His play during the 2018 season certainly merited the recognition. But when the sophomore defensive tackle from Birmingham FULL STORY

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

Reuben Clarke, Ryan Parris and Football Thanks

Reuben Clarke, Ryan Parris and Football Thanks

Lyn Scarbrough

November 29 This past week, the week of Thanksgiving, the weekend of rivalries and the start of football playoffs, brought those two football teams into the headlines. It also brought those two players into the headlines … Reuben Clarke and Ryan Parris. 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

SEC Teams – Take the  Fork in the Road

SEC Teams – Take the Fork in the Road

Lyn Scarbrough

October 31 But, the Tide’s schedule is the near opposite of LSU, one of the least difficult of all contending teams. The Tide has played only one nationally ranked team all season (Texas A&M, ranked No. 25 this week) FULL STORY

UAB Blazer Football,  Better Alive than Dead

UAB Blazer Football, Better Alive than Dead

Lyn Scarbrough

October 23 During the 2014 season, UAB had qualified for a postseason bowl for only the second time in program history. Coaches, players and fans were elated, but not for long. They weren’t allowed to accept a bowl bid and got the worst possible news. 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

College Football Playoff Doesn’t Need Musical Chairs

College Football Playoff Doesn’t Need Musical Chairs

Lyn Scarbrough

October 08 Fans of every Group of 5 conference understandably feel that their champion deserves to at least have a chance to compete for the national title. So, imagine how they feel when two teams from one conference are chosen for the Final Four. FULL STORY