Posts Tagged ‘Alabama Sports Hall of Fame’

Wild Bill Gets His Due

By Posted on: May 21st, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 6 Comments »

He played with Auburn’s ‘Player of the Century,’ Tucker Frederickson; with Jimmy Sidle, one of the greatest quarterbacks to ever play for the Tigers; and with Iron Bowl hero Mailon Kent. He was drafted by both the NFL and the old AFL, playing linebacker with the Lions, Eagles, and the Saints. He played with such Continue Story…

Hal Herring – Man’s Man and the Last of an Era

By Posted on: February 12th, 2014 in Featured Article, Football 3 Comments »

The year was 1957. The Auburn Tigers won the National Championship and did so with a lock down defense. Just as Auburn won a national championship in 2010 behind the play calling of an offensive guru named Gus Malzahn, the Tigers of ’57 won it behind the play calling of another guru, but that time Continue Story…