With one game remaining in the 2012 regular season, the only thing that stands between
and a birth in the SEC championship game, is quite possibly the worst Alabama Auburn
team in program history.
As for the Auburn Tigers, the 2012 season has been atrocious. AU has a record of 3-8, with all three victories courtesy of “pay wins” against
In respect to the offense as a whole, the Tigers are more “traditional” thanks to new offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler. Running backs Tre Mason and Onterio McCalebb have been utilized in the more conventional sense under the new system. In respect to productivity, Mason, one of the best running backs in the SEC, is only 80 rushing yards shy of 1,000 for the season. The duo of Mason and McCalebb have combined for 14 of
While the quarterback position has been a revolving door, Emory Blake has been as solid as ever at wide receiver. Blake leads AU in receiving with 47 receptions for 733 yards, including three touchdowns. When it comes to the “deserves better” category, look no further than one of the most productive receivers in recent Auburn history.
Although one could attempt to “deeply analyze” this contest, it would arguably only be done to promote the rivalry, not the individual game.
victories on the season, each of them coming in the aforementioned “pay win”
fashion. Oddly enough, the 2012 edition of the “Iron Bowl” is shaping up to be
a “pay win” for Auburn . Alabama
At this stage in the season,
Come Saturday night,