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Memorial Day


In Flanders Fields In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved, …

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Let the dogs of 2004 lie, thanks

Sweet enough for me.

Ah, the offseason. That magical time in the college football calendar when questions like “If USC is on the blunt end of the NCAA hammer and if as part of that hammering Reggie Bush is retroactively declared ineligible and USC is forced to vacate their 2004 wins and if that …

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Braggin’ Rights: the outtakes


So last week, at their request, I penned a special guest entry for RollBamaRoll‘s “RBR Reading Room” series. I reviewed the book Braggin’ Rights: Alabama vs. Auburn by Bill Cromartie, and my post went live over there yesterday. I’d suggest clicking over, but if you want the short version: Braggin’ …

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TWER gives a rip about Alabama

Technically a Bama grad, but still…Dale Peterson! Full disclosure (or really, I guess, just talking about myself): my grandfather is a former Assistant Commissioner of Agriculture and Industry for Alabama. He gave a rip about Alabama.

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