You’ll hear that it all started 50 years ago today. It didn’t. But Dec. 2, 1972… man, that’s the day it blew up. War Eagle. To find out how Auburn cheerleaders Susan Moseley and Sarah Barber spent that night, click here. TWER photos: Larry Paker and Cecil Bridges.
Punt Bama Punt
Note: “You will be called” should probably be read in the spiritual sense, not as an actual wake-up call, etc., which happened earlier. Here are rare photos of what happened “On the Field.” Here are rare photos of the Return to Auburn. Related: Here’s what it looked like in Auburn the day before the 1972 […]
The immortal David Langer died Saturday morning. You know who he was. War Eagle. Punt, Bama, Punt. Here are some rare photos of No. 28 as he turned the punts into points on Dec. 2, 1972. And intercepted two passes. And returned an un-blocked punt for 58 yards. Our condolences to the Langner family, […]
It changes so much—I’d rather beat Texas, I’d rather beat Notre Dame, cow college, little cow college, little cow college down the road—it’s natural to wonder if it’s just some urban legend Didn’t them Auburn students sacrifice a goat and streak through Toomer’s Corner when Bear Bryant died kinda thing, or like that apocryphal this […]
I think they were produced and sold before the season—because wouldn’t Newton and Langner have been no brainers for aces, aces up the sleeves or something, afterward?–but regardless, if ever there was an Auburn team to deserve its own deck of cards, it’s the Amazins. I mean, just cause. I mean, I don’t know a […]