Sports

VIDEO: Bear Bryant isn’t sure Bo Jackson got in the end zone for winning ’82 Iron Bowl touchdown

The sun didn’t come up Sunday morning at the Bryant house and later that afternoon....

The AU Wishbone: Bring the Fight to Them

Come-from-Behind Victory Over Samford!!! Hey—in this bizarre roller-coaster of a season we are all collectively...

Watch comedienne and Auburn grad Jeanne Robertson respond to a Bama fan heckler with an eight-minute stand up bit on the 2013 Iron Bowl

Jeanne Robertson has been working that southern humorist schtick for years, and her upcoming DVD,...

Auburn’s assistant city manager says expecting an arch at Toomer’s Corner in 2015 is ‘premature’

TWER has been your number one source for Arch Talk since those disorienting Attractive Intersection...

Culture

Five Auburn fans named Chris Davis tell what it’s like sharing the most famous name in Iron Bowl history

Part of Chris Davis’ home game duties as Associate General Manager for Auburn IMG Sports...

Photo of son who wanted to be his Auburn fan dad for Halloween goes viral on Reddit

I once asked Santa to help me look like my dad when I grew up,...

19-year-old Auburn dropout snags female lead in SyFy film ‘Cobragator’

October 10 was Savannah Goldsmith’s last day as an Auburn student. After visiting Florida this...

People

Five Auburn fans named Chris Davis tell what it’s like sharing the most famous name in Iron Bowl history

Part of Chris Davis’ home game duties as Associate General Manager for...

That time a Bama cheerleader whose heart was in Auburn got kicked off the squad for saying ‘War Eagle’ during ESPN’s 2003 Iron Bowl broadcast

Adrian Karsten baited him—surely the Bama fans who called for his head,...

Auburn fans gain control of Florida’s House of Representatives; new Speaker’s gavel contains wood from the Toomer’s Oaks

You may have won the BCS National Championship, Florida State. But you...

Former Auburn homecoming queen Wynn Everett starring in HBO’s ‘The Newsroom’

If you were at Auburn in the late 90s, Wynn Everett might...

Kay Ivey in college

You most likely know her as Alabama’s newly reelected Lieutenant Governor, but...

VIDEO: Auburn showcased in episode of HGTV’s ‘House Hunters’

It’s not the first episode of HGTV’s House Hunters featuring Auburn grads....

19-year-old Auburn dropout snags female lead in SyFy film ‘Cobragator’

October 10 was Savannah Goldsmith’s last day as an Auburn student. After...

Vintage

VIDEO: Bear Bryant isn’t sure Bo Jackson got in the end zone for winning ’82 Iron Bowl touchdown

The sun didn’t come up Sunday morning at the Bryant house and later that afternoon....

How FDR’s ‘Franksgiving’ fiasco nearly spoiled the dedication of Auburn Stadium

In late March, 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt stopped briefly in the Loveliest Village of the Plain and gave a...

Werther’s Originals fan Ace Atkins on being a grandfather who won the 1993 Iron Bowl

I mean, everyone had a “tell my kids about this” line in them back during the smoky Auburn locker rooms...

Watch Phil Snow ask Pat Dye about his famous ’60 minutes’ line after the 1982 Iron Bowl

It’s arguably the greatest comeback in football coach press conference history. Or at least introductory press conference history. Those are...

Ahem Corner: A Pat Dye cough compilation

Of all Pat Dye’s loveable idiosyncrasies, The Cough may be his most endearing. And enduring. How do you do a...

Hut, Hut: That year Auburn football players had to live in tents

The four-stars like four-star facilities, so the thinking goes, and so Philip Marshall has issued a warning: Get nicer, fancier,...

Lewis Grizzard’s thoughts on the 1986 Auburn-Georgia game ‘between the hoses’

  Lewis Grizzard wrote that he loved David Housel. He wrote he thought Auburn fans had class. Despite being a...

That time Auburn tore down the goalposts after upsetting undefeated Georgia and put them up at Toomer’s Corner for a week or so

There were no automatic lowering mechanisms or whatever. No rent-a-cops to stand guard. Back in the day, the only thing...

Poor communication by official cost Auburn a win over Florida in first game played in Jordan-Hare Stadium

Auburn fans leaving the most recent game played in Jordan-Hare Stadium were bitter and confused. Ditto the Auburn fans leaving...

Kay Ivey in college

You most likely know her as Alabama’s newly reelected Lieutenant Governor, but she’ll always be Auburn’s lone representative at the...

Former Auburn coach John Heisman first proposed college football playoff in 1928

Only one of the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings ever was coached by John Heisman, and...

1892 Auburn team had to overcome artificial noise from cowbell-wielding Georgia fans (who went to Georgia Tech) to win first ever football game

Auburn fans were the first to ring cowbells at games, so first we rang them at our first game: That’s...

VIDEO: The Auburn Football Review of the 1993 Ole Miss game, Terry Bowden’s first

Here’s the first Auburn Football Review of the Bowden Era—Terry and Bobby, who makes a locker room cameo right at...

Zelda Fitzgerald, Auburn fan

The Wall Street Journal recently did a story on the secret pigskin passions of F. Scott Fitzgerald, about how his...

Watch the 1993 and 1994 Auburn episodes of Florida Football Highlights with Steve Spurrier

I’m supplementing the meager Auburn-South Carolina history stories with old Spurrier stuff (when he was at Florida. And San Francisco)....

Remembering Spurrier to Beasley

You think of them as legends, but legends in two different realms or universes or Wikipedia categories or something. Finding...

The original capacity of Auburn’s Jordan-Hare Stadium was twice as much as everyone says

I stumbled across my current favorite example of how almost everything you’ve been told about Auburn history is wrong while...

Campus

Auburn to plant thirty Toomer’s Oaks descendants in Samford Park

The tradition of rolling Toomer’s Corner migrates deeper into Samford Park with every Auburn win,...

Auburn Ball Boy, Gus Bus among Halloween costumes in Auburn Gymnastics contest

The Gustume (official instructions here) is by far the biggest tick-or-treat trend of 2014, but...

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