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They couldn’t keep them off the frosting of the viral Kick Six groom’s cake

They couldn’t keep them off the frosting of the viral Kick Six groom’s cake

The greatest, most viral Auburn groom’s cake ever, which writ the Kick Six in frosting, wasn’t just for clicks and giggles, it was for eatin’. And eaten it was, at least half of it. As groom Billy Gilley said, they couldn’t keep them off the field. Photo: Billy Gilley, h/t @AU_History Related: LEGO Jordan-Hare Stadium. […]

Auburn fan beach bums map out Chris Davis’ Iron Bowl-winning run in seaweed

Auburn fan beach bums map out Chris Davis’ Iron Bowl-winning run in seaweed

The Auburn grounds crew guys weren’t the only ones artfully rendering The Route over the weekend. Hearkening back somewhat to the reenactment in the Pacific Ocean, the Brothers Valentine used some stuff provided by the tide to map out Chris Davis’ Iron Bowl run on the beach somewhere in Mobile. (Can’t see the video? Try […]

The Iron Troll: The final few minutes of the 2013 Iron Bowl broadcast synch up amazingly well with ‘The Troll Song’

The Iron Troll: The final few minutes of the 2013 Iron Bowl broadcast synch up amazingly well with ‘The Troll Song’

Auburn fan Sean McKinnon watched the end of the game on TV and could hear it perfectly. So he made this video. No editing required. “I couldn’t have choreographed the music with the on-field action any better than it naturally synced up,” McKinnon says. We’re talking down to the second… Related: ‘There are a lot […]

Auburn fan wins $1 million in Georgia Lottery Powerball drawing

Auburn fan wins $1 million in Georgia Lottery Powerball drawing

Fate went over the top for Georgia Lottery winner Sabrina Yates. Yates, a 22-year-old Kennesaw State student, is an Auburn fan. She wore an Auburn jacket to pick up her $1 million check. The Powerball number for the Feb. 19 drawing? Thirty-four. “I didn’t know I’d won until my boyfriend looked at the ticket,” Yate’s […]

Watch a horse perform freestyle dressage to the Auburn Fight Song, ‘Eye of the Tiger’

Watch a horse perform freestyle dressage to the Auburn Fight Song, ‘Eye of the Tiger’

Someone sends you a video of what they say is a horse doing horse stuff to the Auburn Fight Song, you click play expecting to see some sort of promo for Auburn’s almost disturbingly dominant Equestrian Program. But no, best we can tell, this is just a video of renowned dressage diva Jodie Kelley and […]

Vanity license plates referencing Iron Bowl ending popping up across the country

Vanity license plates referencing Iron Bowl ending popping up across the country

Another great thing about the universal appeal of the Iron Bowl is that people in, say, Virginia, like Skip Morrow, or in Tennessee, like William Ford can get a little more satisfaction from sporting their Auburn vanity plates. Because unlike those bearing “WDE” or “War Eagle” or “Bodda Getta” or any other esoteric Tiger text, plates […]

‘War DAMN Eagle’: The adult version of the AU battle cry is the only version for this two-year-old Auburn fan

‘War DAMN Eagle’: The adult version of the AU battle cry is the only version for this two-year-old Auburn fan

Remember young Calton Nichols, the trumpet-wielding two-year-old who couldn’t stop marching in near-perfect time with the Auburn band? Well now he can’t—or at least won’t—stop cussing when expressing himself as an Auburn fan, despite mother Lindsey’s attempts to correct him. Lindsey introduces the video she posted Saturday of her discovering Calton’s penchant for “War Damn […]

Brambletting: Auburn fan kids are lip-synching Rod Bramblett’s Iron Bowl radio call and it’s wonderful

Brambletting: Auburn fan kids are lip-synching Rod Bramblett’s Iron Bowl radio call and it’s wonderful

From the mouths of babes, the glory of the Iron Bowl lives on. Not that babe, the little kind. Indeed, it looks as if Alanis Bramblett may actually have started a new fad or meme or whatever: Brambletting. Here’s a Brambletting video by Atlanta 10-year-old Ella Hill, daughter of 1991 Auburn graduate Mary Grace Higgs-Hill, […]

Official Florida State BCS Championship Victory T-shirt has Auburn winning the game, 34-31

Official Florida State BCS Championship Victory T-shirt has Auburn winning the game, 34-31

FSU may have (barely) won on the field. But Auburn won on the shirt—at least the one being sold at the Seminole Shop, the “official online store of Florida State Athletics.” The shirt has Auburn as the team with 34 points, the “Noles” with 31.   War Eagle!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! UPDATE: Only took them an hour. That’s […]

Two-year-old trumpet-wielding Auburn fan marches in time with video of Auburn band every day

Two-year-old trumpet-wielding Auburn fan marches in time with video of Auburn band every day

Tre Mason and Nick Marshall and Chris Davis are cool and everything. But two-year-old Calton Nichols dreams of one-day flying down the field with the Auburn University Marching Band. He probably has rhythm enough for it now. “He is obsessed and cries to listen to the Auburn band every day,” says mom Lindsey. … For […]

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