Archive for November, 2007

Auburn Stranglehold on Alabama Gets Tighter

By Posted on: November 25th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com It never gets old. After all these years, beating Alabama just seems to get better and better.  You could see it on the face of Tommy Tuberville. You could see it in the smiles of the fans at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Is six the sweetest? In a lot of ways it is. After Continue Story…

Bromberg’s Added To Auburn Fans “Do Not Shop List”

By Posted on: November 25th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Have you heard about the Bromberg’s ad that ran over the weekend and was critical of Auburn fans? Undoubtedly, if you live in the Birmingham area, you know about this story. Frank Bromberg, an Alabama graduate and the owner of the state’s oldest jeweler ran this ad in the Birmingham area… “Whoever said Continue Story…

Open Thread: 2007 Iron Bowl Edition

By Posted on: November 24th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

Alabama Crimson Tide Auburn Tigers 6-5, 4-3 SEC 7-4, 4-3 SEC Game 12: Alabama at #25 Auburn Alabama Crimson Tide (6-5) vs. Auburn Tigers (7-4) Saturday, November 24, 2007 – 7:00 p.m. Central Time Pat Dye Field at Jordan-Hare Stadium (87,451) Television: ESPN Announcers: Mike Patrick (play-by-play); Todd Blackledge (color commentary); Holly Rowe (sidelines) Radio: Continue Story…

Friday Iron Bowl Primer

By Posted on: November 22nd, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Can you feel it? It’s time. The Iron Bowl is finally here. It’s us vs. them. Our way of life vs. theirs. Good vs. Bad. Right vs. Wrong. Has vs. Has Been. You get the picture. We are now a few hours away from kickoff of the most anticipated game of the Continue Story…

Joe Cribbs and Frank Sanders Talk Iron Bowl

By Posted on: November 22nd, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Many of you probably listen to the Sports Tap, a syndicated college football radio show that’s carried in 30 markets around the South. It’s an excellent program that runs nightly and covers SEC football. I had a chance to be on earlier this year and these guys know their stuff. Chadd Scott, the Continue Story…

12 National Championships For Bama? Let’s Take A Closer Look

By Posted on: November 22nd, 2007 in Football Comments Off

Alabama’s claim of 12 national championships has become a punch line around the college football world. If you check the records, you’ll only find six (impressive enough). But to Bama fans, it’s simply not enough – they claim 12. One of our long time readers and contributors to this site, War Eagle Atlanta has taken exception to Continue Story…

Giving Thanks: Iron Bowl Edition

By Posted on: November 21st, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com Thanksgiving feels a little different this year. Usually Thursday is the high water mark of the holiday weekend. Not this time. With the Iron Bowl just two days away, Thanksgiving has taken a back seat to the one day we think about all year. I can hear my wife scolding me now Continue Story…

Not Even Morphine Can Help This Bama Team

By Posted on: November 18th, 2007 in Football Comments Off

By Jay Coulterjccoulter@gmail.com What a wild weekend – and I’m not just talking about on the field. I had a kidney stone attack at about 2 a.m. on Saturday morning and spent last night in the hospital. It was my first visit to a hospital as an honored guest. I was sent home this afternoon Continue Story…