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‘This is a God Thing’: Gene Chizik’s interview with Erin Andrews after Auburn’s 2010 win over Clemson

‘This is a God Thing’: Gene Chizik’s interview with Erin Andrews after Auburn’s 2010 win over Clemson

With the announcement of Auburn’s 2016-2017 home-and-home series with Clemson, we revisit the sweet spot of Auburn’s last win in the series. The year was 2010. It was a time of God Things and Impostors. (Can’t see the video? Try here.) Related: Pastor answers question: Does God care about football? More Auburn / Clemson: * […]

VIDEO: Former Auburn great Frank Thomas thanks Pat Dye, Hal Baird, Jay Jacobs, gives a ‘War Damn Eagle’ during emotional Baseball Hall of Fame induction speech

VIDEO: Former Auburn great Frank Thomas thanks Pat Dye, Hal Baird, Jay Jacobs, gives a ‘War Damn Eagle’ during emotional Baseball Hall of Fame induction speech

The Big Hurt was worried he might choke up Sunday during his National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony. But he sill managed Auburn shout outs a plenty, and even a “War Damn Eagle.” (Can’t see the video? Try here.) Here he is in an Auburn hat at yesterday’s press conference. You can watch Thomas’ […]

Hurry Up No Bubble: Gus Malzahn chews the fat—and the gum—on ESPN’s ‘Numbers Never Lie’ (VIDEO)

Hurry Up No Bubble: Gus Malzahn chews the fat—and the gum—on ESPN’s ‘Numbers Never Lie’ (VIDEO)

Call it the Hurry Up No Bubble—40 pieces of gum? Per game? There’s no way you have time to blow through 40 pieces of gum per game blowin’ bubbles. (Can’t see the video? Try here.) “I’ve just always done it,” GUM Malzahn said of his freakish habit during a Monday morning interview with the enablers […]

Auburn grad shares split screen kiss with ‘Late Night’ lover Seth Meyers

Auburn grad shares split screen kiss with ‘Late Night’ lover Seth Meyers

As the final victim of the “Distinguished Guests” segment of Friday night’s episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers, audience member and Auburn alumna Brittany Nelson was introduced as “Shannon Revord”, host Meyer’s mistress in an affair so passionate the lovers agreed to rendezvous only via split screen. (Can’t see the video? Try here.) Nelson […]

VIDEO: Jason Dufner’s golf bag patch tribute to Philip Lutzenkirchen discussed during Thursday coverage of British Open

VIDEO: Jason Dufner’s golf bag patch tribute to Philip Lutzenkirchen discussed during Thursday coverage of British Open

Auburn ambassador Jason Dufner’s Philip Lutzenkirchen tribute patch hasn’t gone unnoticed at the British Open (Can’t see the video? Try here.) “He’s a very proud Auburn fan,” Scott Van Pelt said in ESPN’s Thursday morning coverage. “He’s got the AU there on the bag, he’s also got the number 43, and that’s to honor Philip […]

VIDEO: Chris Davis, Iron Bowl Kick Six win ESPY for ‘Best Play of the Year’

VIDEO: Chris Davis, Iron Bowl Kick Six win ESPY for ‘Best Play of the Year’

The Iron Bowl won the ESPY for the Best Game of the Year (watch it here) because Chris Davis won the ESPY for Best Play of the Year. Let’s War Eagle forever. Can’t see the video? Try here.   Related: TODAY Show host Matt Lauer includes Iron Bowl finish in his Top 10 cultural moments […]

VIDEO: Bo Jackson graduates from college

VIDEO: Bo Jackson graduates from college

Bo knows (a lot more because he graduated from Auburn University in 1995). Amen. (Can’t see the video? Try here.) Video: Auburn Obsessive. Related: Big Heisman On Campus: Bo Jackson goes back to school. If you’d like to help TWER keep on keepin’ on, please click here. More Bo: * The Bo Jackson mural McAdory […]

The Blender: Cam Newton now has his own Gatorade flavor

The Blender: Cam Newton now has his own Gatorade flavor

Gatorade has a new, but as of yet little publicized campaign going right now: “The League of Captains”—flavors branded with DC Comics makeovers of impact NFL players. Robert Griffin III, Peyton Manning… but you don’t get more impact than the Blessed Individual—excuse me, “The Blender.” No word yet on whether Cam’s magic blend is among […]

Bo Jackson vs. Bee

Bo Jackson vs. Bee

Bo never had a problem with Yellow Jackets. And yet… So… Brian Bosworth = A literal pushover. Brian Buzzworth = Bo’s Worst Nightmare. Thankfully, Bo “recaptured his manhood” with the cracking of his 14th homer of the year (1993) for the White Sox, otherwise his legacy could have been significantly tarnished. But if Phil Snow […]

VIDEO: Charles Barkley vs. Barney the Dinosaur on 1993 episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’

VIDEO: Charles Barkley vs. Barney the Dinosaur on 1993 episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’

In 1993, Charles Barkley hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live (here’s the promo—Nirvana was the musical guest). And he posterized a purple dinosaur. (Godzilla had to cancel at the last minute.) The one-on-one Barkley on Barney showdown was part of Barkley’s monologue. “Hey, Barney, thanks for doing this on such short notice” Barkley says […]

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