Scarbrough's Take

Could the 2019 SEC Season be Another 2010?

Could the 2019 SEC Season be Another 2010?

Lyn Scarbrough

September 11 Already this season, the undefeated Crimson Tide has soundly defeated Duke, 42-3, and is ranked No. 2 nationally. Nine years ago when Alabama went on the road to play the Gamecocks, it was also undefeated and ranked No. 1 FULL STORY

On Oregon, Gatewood and Kodi Burns

On Oregon, Gatewood and Kodi Burns

Lyn Scarbrough

September 03 Fast forward to this past weekend. Auburn’s second game ever against Oregon was Saturday night in Dallas. Burns was on the Auburn staff as co-offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach. FULL STORY

Give Us College Football, but Keep the New Math

Give Us College Football, but Keep the New Math

Lyn Scarbrough

August 25 Colgate got the weekend underway and was pounded by Villanova 34-14. The Raiders (no, they are not the Fighting Toothbrushes) trailed the Wildcats 27-0 at the half -- and that was that. FULL STORY

Everybody Knows ... Wrong Team Was Given the W

Everybody Knows ... Wrong Team Was Given the W

Lyn Scarbrough

April 08 Virginia, the No. 1 seed, faced Auburn for the right to play for the national championship on Monday night. The Cavaliers had a 10-point lead with just five minutes left in the game. From that point until the final seconds, FULL STORY

Don’t Overlook Auburn or Clucko the Chicken

Don’t Overlook Auburn or Clucko the Chicken

Lyn Scarbrough

April 03 Heading into the Sweet Sixteen, Auburn was given little respect. Apparently, the Tigers four-game sprint through the SEC to win the conference tournament championship wasn’t enough. Didn’t matter that it was only the second time ever FULL STORY

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