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No. 1 Georgia looks to become top dog over Alabama in SEC

Dec. 02, 2021 15:42 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Nick Saban and the Alabama Crimson Tide have faced sporadic challengers during their long reign over the Southeastern Conference. Auburn will pop up every few years to take on college football's greatest dynasty. Joe Burrow led LSU to a national title at...

Tim Tebow would 'love' to coach but focused on charity work

Dec. 02, 2021 12:50 PM EST

Tim Tebow was visiting with Auburn athletic director Allen Greene along with fellow members of ESPN’s SEC Nation crew when he got a text message from a friend last week congratulating him on becoming the head coach at Florida. “I’m like: ‘What do you mean?...

Young, No. 4 Alabama face stiff test from No. 1 Georgia's D

Dec. 01, 2021 10:56 AM EST

The going only gets tougher for Alabama’s normally explosive offense. While the Crimson Tide was held out of the end zone for the first 59 minutes and 36 seconds by Auburn, now they face the nation's top defense. Heisman...

Auburn fires offensive coordinator Bobo after losing skid

Nov. 30, 2021 12:41 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn coach Bryan Harsin has fired offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Mike Bobo after one season. Spokesman Kirk Sampson confirmed Tuesday that Bobo isn't being retained. He was hired in January with a three-year contract worth $1.3...

AP Top 25 Takeaways Harbaugh's breakthrough; Harsin's miscue

Nov. 28, 2021 01:56 AM EST

Jim Harbaugh has always been a good coach. Now he's a good coach who has finally beaten Ohio State. No. 6 Michigan vanquished the Buckeyes on Saturday, ending a losing streak that has defined the program and its coach. ...

Clemson wins 7th straight over rival South Carolina 30-0

Nov. 27, 2021 23:59 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson finished an unusual season in a very familiar way with a dominating win over rival South Carolina. Will Shipley ran for 128 yards and a touchdown and Clemson's defense smothered the Gamecocks for its seventh-straight win in the Palmetto...

No. 3 Alabama rallies late, survives 4 OTs to beat Auburn

Nov. 27, 2021 20:49 PM EST

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Pushed to the limits, Alabama delivered plays to celebrate in a stadium that has produced a few devastating ones. The result was another unforgettable Iron Bowl. John Metchie caught a scoring pass from Bryce Young in the fourth...

Only 1 thing mind of South Carolina's Beamer: Beat Clemson

Nov. 26, 2021 09:57 AM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — First-year South Carolina coach Shane Beamer has had the same message driven home nearly each day since taking the job last December: Beat Clemson. “That's what I've heard,” Beamer said. Hearing about beating Clemson and...

No. 3 Alabama hoping to avoid more misadventures at Auburn

Nov. 26, 2021 09:49 AM EST

Alabama's recent trips to Auburn's Jordan-Hare Stadium have been filled with uncharacteristic misadventures for the college football powerhouse. The third-ranked Crimson Tide (10-1, 6-1 Southeastern Conference, No. 3 CFP) have been bedeviled by pick-sixes and even a Kick...

No. 3 Alabama visits Auburn in Iron Bowl

Nov. 26, 2021 09:18 AM EST

No. 3 Alabama (10-1, 6-1 SEC, No. 3 CFP) at Auburn (6-5,3-4), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST (CBS). Line: Alabama by 19 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Alabama leads 24-7 (21-8 after NCAA sanctions). WHAT’S AT...