I’d heard about it—Syracuse fans indignant over Pat Dye’s understandable (and unrepentant) decision to go for a tie (OR WAS IT?!) in the 1988 Sugar Bowl mailed him more than 2,000 old ties to shame him or something, many collected from Syracuse stores offering half-off discounts on new ties for folks who brought in an old […]
You know the drill. Picture of Auburn Football Team (early 1900′s) “My Grandmother (who is 95 and still going strong) found this picture in an old trunk that belonged to her mother about 17 years ago. This is a picture of one of the early 1900′s Auburn football teams. I have no idea which year […]
Several weeks (months?) ago I tweeted out a few pictures of old Auburn T-shirts that I’ve been holding onto since my school days during the Terry Bowden era. A ‘95 Camp War Eagle shirt that is no longer suitable to wear in public. A ‘97 Dameyune Craig Heisman campaign shirt that, to my knowledge, was […]
A rare photo from the 1976 A-Day Program, which was mostly a Shug is gone, long stay the Shug type retrospective. Most Auburn fans would rule this an incomplete pass. But we’ve got a losers-are-more-interesting sort 0f soft spot for ol’ Doug Barfield that we plan to massage even more in the coming months. I’m […]
The episode of The Arsenio Hall Show (hooo0, hooo, hoooo) with Bo Jackson calling out Deion Sanders was sadly removed from YouTube for some reason (we have the juicy part of the transcript here). But the episode (filmed somewhere in that wonderful 80′s-meets-90′s hinterland) where Bo calls out his son Spud (to come sit in […]
The eagle’s concrete beak was found on the ground near the bird’s pillar and given to the university’s Facilities Division.
You know it’s been a big year when even your team’s NCAA compliance directors become alumni club circuit rock stars.
“I wanted [the pose] to give me more attention than their gymnasts. I definitely heard it… and kind of fed off it.”
Turns out Auburn fans won’t have to make a tough decision after all.
Redneck recluses. Backwoods degenerates. People of questionable pedigree. Auburn would never stoop so low.