“Remember the people on the other side who have had a great year,” Pat Dye told his team (watch it here) after they took out No. 2 Alabama in the Tide’s first trip to Auburn. “They won’t ever get any recognition for the year that they’ve had.”
Bill Curry was obviously thinking the same thing, because the theme of his final post-Iron Bowl review show: PLEASE REMEMBER THE GOOD TIMES.
Sure, you feel for him. But this is just hard to watch. Were all Bama football review shows during Bill Curry’s Tuscaloosa tenure like this? Did he explain away every loss like an emotionally unavailable father telling his 8-year-old daughter that the divorce isn’t her fault but maybe it is?
Video: Auburn Obsessive.
You can watch Bear Bryant’s final Auburn episode here (he’s not sure Bo got in).