Alabama triumphs in wild Iron Bowl

Nov 30, 2014

Alabama triumphs in wild Iron Bowl

Alabama survived an Iron Bowl shootout like no other with a well-tested formula: Throw deep to Amari Cooper. Then do it again. Cooper tied his own school record with 224 yards receiving and caught three touchdown passes in the second-ranked Crimson Tide’s 55-44 comeback ...

Auburn hangs on to beat Mississippi

Nov 2, 2014

Auburn hangs on to beat Mississippi

Cassanova McKinzy recovered a fumble in the end zone to preserve No. 4 Auburn’s 35-31 victory over No. 7 Mississippi on Saturday night in what amounted to the first College Football Playoff knockout game. The Tigers (7-1, 4-1 Southeastern Conference, No. 3 CFP) got ...

Mississippi St. tops Auburn

Oct 12, 2014

Mississippi St. tops Auburn

Dak Prescott ran for two touchdowns and threw for another, leading No. 3 Mississippi State to a 38-23 victory over No. 2 Auburn on Saturday. Mississippi State (6-0, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) has won nine straight games going back to last season. Auburn (5-1, 2-1), ...

Florida State wins BCS title

Jan 7, 2014

Florida State wins BCS title

For all Jameis Winston had done as a redshirt freshman for Florida State, he never had to pull the Seminoles from the brink of defeat. In the biggest game of the year, down by four with 79 seconds left, the Heisman Trophy winner put ...

FSU, Auburn to vie for final BCS title

Dec 9, 2013

FSU, Auburn to vie for final BCS title

As college football prepares for the final Bowl Championship Series, featuring a Florida State-Auburn championship game, it’s easy to see why the coming four-team playoff won’t solve all the postseason problems. Heck, we might just miss the BCS. Maybe? It sort of worked out ...

Tigers shock Tide on final play

Dec 1, 2013

Tigers shock Tide on final play

Alabama’s championship hopes collapsed under a flurry of missed kicks and opportunities and one utterly improbable final play. The top-ranked Crimson Tide, seemingly invincible at times this season, wound up losing 34-28 to No. 4 Auburn on Saturday when Chris Davis returned a missed ...