So appreciative was Auburn of No. 7 and No. 88–and we’re talking the City of Auburn here–in early 1972, Mayor James Haygood presented their wives with gifts “for the distinction and honors that Pat Sullivan and Terry Beasley have brought to the city.”
Throw for 2012 yards in a season, get a bronze trophy. Marry a 2012 yard passer, get a silver chaffing dish.
Photo via the Feb. 10, 1972 OA-News.
* Auburn grads start the Netflix of neckties
* The Bo Jackson of Bo Jackson collections
* The Auburn Tiger (at the Birmingham Zoo)
* Auburn Playboy shoot at Chewacla during power outage
* Glee star Naya Rivera wears Auburn shirt in FHM photo shoot
* The Delta Chi Miss Hot Pants pageant
* Bjork wrote a song about Auburn’s “Hey Day”
* Auburn coeds at the Rodeo