You'd think they would have fixed it, fixed it good, fixed it permanently. I mean, no one wanted any more of that. The 1899 controversy had lasted an entire year. The conference had to get involved. You'd think... … [Read more...] about It’s Pronounced Jordan: More Fun Crowd Control Stories of Pigskin Past!
While attempting to stay competitive against John "Speed Habit" Heisman's 1896 Auburn Tigers, "football" took on a whole new meaning for one unfortunate Baptist. Enjoy! Listen to previous episodes here. (And you can help that Heisman book along here.) … [Read more...] about It’s Pronounced Jordan: The dangers of trying to cope with John Heisman’s speed habit
So 125 years ago, you no longer had to be a man to get into Auburn. You did, however, have to be a genius. (But hey—free tuition!) You can read the thing I wrote on Dean Cater for Auburn Magazine's big 125 Years of Auburn Women issue here. It's interesting. You can find out what the Daily Princetonian thought of Auburn women in 1967 here. You can support my work on … [Read more...] about The ‘Conditions of Admission’ notice for the very first Auburn coeds
"I got along 58 years without knowing Coach Ray and I'm satisfied I can go the rest of the way." Amen. What was your deal, dude? Shug didn't make you take the Kentucky job. That's on you. Check yourself. … [Read more...] about It’s Pronounced Jordan: That time Kentucky’s John Ray tried to front with Shug
Dan Reeves to Auburn? Almost-ish. Keep scrolling. P.S. You can listen to the podcast via iTunes now. So that's something. … [Read more...] about It’s Pronounced Jordan: Shug for Senate? War Dan Eagle?