fan reaction

Fans Watch Women’s World Cup Final

The U.S. Women’s National soccer team played the Netherlands in the World Cup finals Sunday. There were watch parties across the River Region, as fans decked out in their red white and blue to cheer on the team. Alabama News Network caught up with fans at Hampstead’s The Tipping Point. “Ii’ts great to support the girl’s soccer,” fan Dan O’Connor…

Fans React To Troy Head Coach Neal Brown’s Departure to West Virginia

When Troy football returns later this year, there will be one familiar face missing from the sidelines. Fans are reacting after former Troy University football head coach Neal Brown announced he was accepting the head coaching job at West Virginia over the weekend. “You just didn’t want to miss a Saturday at the Vet,” Troy student Sydney Raybon says. “The…

Fans Weigh In On All-SEC National Championship Game

Critics say the All-SEC match-up is a call to overhaul the College Football Playoffs

1/1IMG_0303 Show Caption Hide Caption This year’s college football National Championship Game is  football heaven for SEC fans. Monday night millions will watch the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs battle on the gridiron. That power, Auburn fan Michael Broadway says, is found in strength of schedule. “I think every week is sort of a playoff game, you know…

Alabama, Auburn Fans Sound-off on SEC Championship, College Football Playoff

Fans give opinion on playoffs over lunch at Baumhower's Restaurant in Montgomery

1/1IMG_0532 Show Caption Hide Caption Talk of Auburn’s loss in the SEC Championship Game, as well as Alabama’s birth in the College Football Playoff were the hot topics at Baumhower’s Sunday. “I’ll be honest with you, we were in in church and everybody’s phones started going off in church when ESPN came through,” said Lisa Bruner. Bruner, an Alabama Crimson…

Tide, Tiger Fans React To Iron Bowl Outcome

Fans say the biggest football game in the state lived up to the billing once again

1/1IMG_0509 Show Caption Hide Caption The 2017 edition of the Iron Bowl was one for the ages. “It was a good close game the first half, you know, and then Auburn finally walked away with it,” said Bob Moseley. Moseley, an Auburn fan, says the back-and-forth battle between Alabama and Auburn had him on his feet. “Auburn really wanted the game…