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Kansas City fan uses Bo Jackson’s (and lesser Royals’) jersey number to win Powerball


Bo Bo Bo. You’ve let Julia Roberts play alongside you in a movie because you’re the greatest multisport hero ever. Documentarians study you. You’ve saved us from tornados. Because being Superman is no longer a challenge—seriously, you school Superman and reduce Dean Cain to hoping for a rebound. (And OBVIOUS goaltending, which is why he only …

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Bo and his biggest fan in Japan


We knew about Bo Jackson’s record breaking, cover making performance in the 1986 Japan Bowl, and we have some great photos from it. Just not as great as this one from SI’s 50th Bo birthday celebrating gallery. No wonder Nissan’s a proud sponsor of the Heisman Trophy. Related: Bo Jackson …

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Kathy Barfield for War Eagle Jeans

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Doug Barfield may not have been up to Auburn’s head coaching standards, but I tell you this—his daughter Kathy was the best War Eagle Jeans model ever. Source: Oct. 4, 1979 issue of The Plainsman. Related: Barfield’s Bar Tab. … Keep Reading: * Auburn’s banned 1979 student recruitment poster * The …

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See you at the Samford Diagonal! Workshop provides renderings, drawings of the Future Toomer’s Corner

One of the four artist renderings from yesterday's Toomer's media, this one via @AuburnVillager

A second round of public workshops held yesterday in AU’s Foy Hall auditorium produced the first visuals of what your children will call Toomer’s Corner. Arches, an elevated intersection, the demolition of Biggin Hall, and maybe converting the entrance to campus into some sort of amphitheater (but, sadly, no “Transformer …

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