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Fans React To Auburn’s Iron Bowl Victory

The Auburn Tigers pull off an upset, defeating the Alabama Crimson tide in the 2019 Iron Bowl. Fans across the River Region gathered around their televisions to watch the game unfold. Dozens of Tiger and Tide fans packed inside Walk On’s Bistreaux and Bar in Montgomery to cheer on their teams. “It was pretty much even: Auburn, Alabama fans. It…

Auburn Beats Alabama 48-45 in Historic Iron Bowl Showdown

Alabama defensive back Xavier McKinney (15) loses his helmet as Auburn running back Shaun Shivers (8) runs through him for a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill) Auburn has defeated Alabama 48-45 in an Iron Bowl showdown that will be remembered for years. Not only…

Iron Bowl Fans Ready for Kickoff

The 2019 Iron Bowl has fans of both Alabama and Auburn excited and a little nervous. But they have packed the Plains around Jordan-Hare Stadium as they await kickoff. The Alabama Crimson Tide (10-1) will be playing without injured star quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and will be starting with backup QB Mac Jones. Bama is #5 in the college football playoff…

Fans React After Tiger and Tide Victories

A USA Today article came out sunday, following Alabama Crimson Tide and Auburn Tiger victories over Ole Miss and Mississippi State. That article– making a claim that Auburn could make a case to be ranked number 1 in the country. We went to talk with fans in downtown Montgomery to get their thoughts on Saturday’s victories. “They look really great….

Auburn Fans React After Big Win

If Auburn Tiger fans weren’t all in before the season started, they are now. The Tigers went on the road to College Station, Texas and came out on top against the previously 17th-ranked SEC foe Texas A&M Aggies, 28-20 on Saturday. “I was surprised because, honestly, I didn’t think we were gonna go in and do so well,” Tiger fan…

Former Auburn Greats Back Together For Charity

It’s a story 39 years in the making. Former Auburn football players are back together again, and it was all to raise money for a good cause. William Andrews, James Brooks, Joe Cribbs, and Charlie Trotman all played football together at Auburn in the late seventies. They were united at Frazier Memorial United Methodist in Montgomery for “A Night of…

SEC Media Days: Gus Malzahn Says Priority is Naming Starting Quarterback

Auburn head football coach Gus Malzahn says his priority for preseason camp is picking a starting quarterback. He spoke today at the fourth and final day of SEC Media Days in Hoover. He says he expects “a fierce battle” between redshirt freshman Joey Gatewood and five-star recruit Bo Nix. Both players are threats to run the ball, and Malzahn has…

SEC Media Days: Day 1 with John Longshore

Alabama News Network is in Hoover for SEC Media Days 2019.  Coaches and players will be talking to reporters about the upcoming season from now through Thursday. Our Sports Analyst John Longshore is there as well. He spoke about the SEC’s plan to hold SEC Media Days in Atlanta next year and in Nashville in 2021. Longshore says that while…

SEC Fans Gearing Up For College Football

SEC Media Days are set to begin this week in Hoover. It means college football season is a little over a month away and fans are excited. “The SEC is the best conference in America,” Auburn fan Sean Miller says. “The atmosphere be wild, that’s the best time of the year to me,” Auburn fan and resident Mark Fitch says….

New Details about Teenager Involved in Crash That Killed Ron and Paula Bramblett

Photo from Lee Co. Sheriff’s Office The teenager charged with manslaughter in the deaths of Auburn radio announcer Rod Bramblett and his wife Paula was driving more than 30 miles over the 55mph speed limit and accelerating when he slammed into the back of the couple’s SUV. That’s according to court records that have just been made public. Auburn police…