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November 26, 2014


Auburn notebook: D’haquille Williams to play in Iron Bowl

AUBURN — D'haquille Williams will play in the Iron Bowl.

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Tuesday 11/25/2014
Playoff rankings: Tide remains No. 1, AU moves down one spot
Updated: November 25, 2014 - 9:11 pm

A lackadaisical first-half performance in an eventual 31-7 win over an FCS opponent combined with a loss by Ole Miss negatively impacted the College Football Playoff committee's opinion of Auburn this week.

1989 Iron Bowl: Hoopla for game lasted all week long
Updated: November 25, 2014 - 8:26 pm

Roger Shultz thought he and the Alabama Crimson Tide were going to stay at the governor’s house the night before the 1989 Iron Bowl.

Basketball breakdown: Auburn (2-2) vs. Oregon State (3-1)
Updated: November 25, 2014 - 8:12 pm

Pregame analysis of Auburn's game against Oregon State:

Auburn football: No simulating challenge posed by Tide’s Cooper
Updated: November 25, 2014 - 8:04 pm

AUBURN — There may not be a wide receiver in the country as dynamic as Alabama’s Amari Cooper, but if there is, they’re certainly nowhere near Auburn’s scout team.

Alabama football: Tide braces for challenge of AU receiving duo
Updated: November 25, 2014 - 3:12 pm

TUSCALOOSA — While Alabama’s secondary has faced big wide receivers all season, Saturday’s Iron Bowl matchup against Auburn’s Duke Williams and Sammie Coates marks the Tide’s toughest challenge of the year.

Joe Medley: Williams, Cooper keys for AU, UA
Updated: November 25, 2014 - 8:04 pm

Who thought we’d see the day when an Iron Bowl between Gus Malzahn’s Auburn and Nick Saban’s Alabama would come down to two receivers?

Monday 11/24/2014
Iron Bowl, 1989: AU scored a win in just getting the game on campus
Updated: November 24, 2014 - 9:37 pm

Saturday’s Iron Bowl will be played at Bryant-Denny Stadium. On Dec. 2, 1989, the Tide made its first trip to Auburn — ever — to play the Iron Bowl. By gameday, the contest was labeled as “pick ’em,” according to It was a win-at-all-costs situation for the Tigers, who scored a 30-20 win.

Auburn notebook: Malzahn: D’haquille Williams a game-time decision
Updated: November 24, 2014 - 9:02 pm

AUBURN — D'haquille Williams will be a game-time decision for Saturday's Iron Bowl, according to Auburn coach Gus Malzahn.

Auburn defense has to ‘step it up’ against Alabama’s ‘toy box full of toys’
Updated: November 24, 2014 - 6:58 pm

AUBURN — There aren’t a lot of new names and faces on the Alabama offense from a year ago, but the two biggest possible changes — quarterback and offensive coordinator — make for a much different foe for Ellis Johnson’s defense.

Alabama football: Tide says it has moved on from 2013 Iron Bowl shocker
Updated: November 24, 2014 - 4:14 pm

TUSCALOOSA — Alabama right tackle Austin Shepherd doesn’t need the shocking ending from last year’s Iron Bowl for motivation.

Joe Medley: So what, if SEC teams play FCSers?
Updated: November 24, 2014 - 11:07 am

Reading Western Carolina coach Mark Speir’s takedown of ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit inspired a trip down schedule-strength lane.

Sunday 11/23/2014
College football: Tide takes coaches poll top spot, still No. 2 in AP rankings
Updated: November 23, 2014 - 1:41 pm

Another shaky outing by defending national champion Florida State has cost the Seminoles the top spot in the USA Today coaches poll and pushed Alabama to No. 1.

Joe Medley: Not your ‘13 Iron Bowl, no crusades here and ESPN’s JS-Who!
Updated: November 24, 2014 - 10:50 pm

So, it’s Iron Bowl week, and where’s last year’s crescendo hype? Saturday’s rematch of last year’s No. 1-vs.-No. 4 matchup just doesn’t feel the same.

Saturday 11/22/2014
Auburn struggles but comes out on top of Samford
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 11:02 pm

AUBURN — Auburn got back on the right side of the scoreboard Saturday night, snapping a two-game losing streak.

Ethan Bernal: Tigers need Marshall to return to form
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 11:17 pm

AUBURN — Honestly, I was in disbelief.

Game analysis: No. 14 Auburn 31, Samford 7
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 11:12 pm

Postgame analysis of Auburn's win over Samford

Auburn notebook: Bray sets a school record
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 9:54 pm

AUBURN — Quan Bray etched his name in the Auburn record books.

Duane Rankin: With Iron Bowl next, last year still weighs on Tide
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 9:05 pm

TUSCALOOSA — Alabama should have a different outlook approaching this year’s Iron Bowl.

Samford at Auburn
Updated: November 22, 2014 - 10:02 pm
Tiger Walk before the Samford at Auburn game
Posted: November 22, 2014

Tiger Walk

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