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Jimmy Fallon sings ‘Bo Jackson meows’ in Nonsense Karaoke on ‘Tonight Show’

Jimmy Fallon sings ‘Bo Jackson meows’ in Nonsense Karaoke on ‘Tonight Show’

Bo meows football. Bo meows baseball. Bo meows basketball, too. Bo meows. Jimmy starts around 4:30. If you can’t see the video, try here. h/t @TannerAU Related: Celebrating the 25th anniversary of (the giant Bo Jackson billboard in) ‘Pretty Woman’. If you’d like to help TWER keep on keepin’ on, please click here. … Keep […]

‘Auburn’s Greatest Buzzer Beaters’ video once came with Sports Illustrated subscription according to USA show ‘Psych’

‘Auburn’s Greatest Buzzer Beaters’ video once came with Sports Illustrated subscription according to USA show ‘Psych’

Before long, it won’t take a fake psychic detective to relive the oddly specific glory days of Auburn basketball… And this was the pilot episode! If you can’t see the video, try here. Psych isn’t the first USA show with a random Auburn reference. Here’s one from Necessary Roughness. Here are some wacky Auburn references and […]

Auburn grad student and new Miss Alabama Egg McMuffin, I mean Meg McGuffin has sense of humor about her McDonald’s menu item-ish name

Auburn grad student and new Miss Alabama Egg McMuffin, I mean Meg McGuffin has sense of humor about her McDonald’s menu item-ish name

We have a new Miss Alabama. And she’s an Auburn grad. And an Auburn grad student. Her name is Meg McGuffin…   … and yes, she knows. Related: Auburn coed earns Trekkie street cred with her Toyota. If you’d like to help TWER keep on keepin’ on, click here. More fun Auburn license plate stories: […]

[UPDATED] Vince Dooley’s 1957 Auburn national championship ring turns up in Athens pawn shop

[UPDATED] Vince Dooley’s 1957 Auburn national championship ring turns up in Athens pawn shop

Four years after it was stolen from his home, Vince Dooley has his first (and best) national championship ring back — the Auburn one. Earned while helping coach his alma mater to the 1957 national title, the ring turned up last week at Athens Pawn Shop, Athens’ favorite pawn shop for eight consecutive years. According to […]

An even better view of the Auburn helmet visor

An even better view of the Auburn helmet visor

Here’s an even better view of the curious Auburn helmet visor that dual-hat-threat legends David Langner and Mike Fuller used to stupefy both the sun and coverage units in the early 1970s. That writing on top? Yep, his jersey number. You can read the story behind (and even see video of) the visor here. h/t […]

Is that a Bo Jackson Auburn jersey in ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’?

Is that a Bo Jackson Auburn jersey in ‘The Avengers: Age of Ultron’?

The afternoon word on the tweet on the opening day of Avengers: Age of Ultron was that there was subtle homage to the greatest super hero ever: An extra was wearing a Bo Jackson jersey… … or at least an Auburn jersey with what looked to be a 34 on the back. Or least a […]

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of (the giant Bo Jackson billboard in) ‘Pretty Woman’

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of (the giant Bo Jackson billboard in) ‘Pretty Woman’

Whenever you’re contemplating whether Cam Newton, as Blessed an Individual as he is, could ever achieve a pop cultural cachet greater than Bo Jackson in 1990, do consider the iconic “Ball Player” photo King Konging half of a Los Angeles high-rise in the opening credits of Pretty Woman. Eagle Eye Award to Julie Borders. If […]

That time a Morganna the Kissing Bandit impersonator busted in on Pat Sullivan at an Auburn club meeting

That time a Morganna the Kissing Bandit impersonator busted in on Pat Sullivan at an Auburn club meeting

Pat Sullivan. Morganna the Kissing Bandit, or at least a Morganna the Kissing Bandit impersonator and her over-sized shakers… what a fun, perfectly mid-80s night it must have been for members of the Northwest Georgia Auburn Club. Speaking of Morganna? h/t @AU_History / photos via the Auburn Alumni Association. If you’d like to help TWER […]

Lee Bains III dons Auburn hat in new Glory Fires video

Lee Bains III dons Auburn hat in new Glory Fires video

Birmingham-based (but Lee County-lovin’) rock ‘n’ roller Lee Bains III is once again wearing his Auburn affection on his sleeve. Only this time it’s on his head. Not as rad as that time he blew Bama fans away with his “War Eagle” shirt at Egan’s in Tuscaloosa back in 2012, but still… more like Lee Brains. Can’t […]

Lighting system may turn new Toomer’s Corner orange and blue during football games

Lighting system may turn new Toomer’s Corner orange and blue during football games

According to the latest redevelopment update, Toomer’s Corner is one step closer to becoming a veritable Auburn theme park. According to City of Auburn Public Works Director Jeff Ramsey, the new traffic poles will feature LED lights system” that can change color for special events.” Guess which colors? Some of the new seating to installed […]

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