Friday, November 26, 2010

Great Quotes About Alabama and Auburn Football Rivalry

Tomorrow features one of the most compelling games of the college football season---Number One Auburn against Number 11, Alabama. It is certainly one of college football's most heated rivalries. In celebration of tomorrow's game, here are some quotes about Alabama and Auburn Football.

1) "You never know what a football player is made of until he plays Alabama."
--Bob Nyland, Former Tennessee Coach

2) "Don't cuss. Don't argue with the officials. And don't lose the game."
--John Heisman, 19th Century Auburn Coach, on his football philosophy

3) "The Bear can take his and beat yours and take yours and beat his."
--Jake Gaither, Former Florida A and M Coach, on Alabama's legendary Bear Bryant

4) "To me Auburn is not in Auburn, Alabama. Auburn is the people who care about Auburn, the people who love Auburn."
--Reggie Torbor, NFL Defensive Lineman and Auburn Alum

5) "You don't have to flaunt your success, but you don't have to apologize for it either."
--Gene Stallings, Former Alabama Coach, on his coaching philosophy

6) "Always remember...Goliath was a forty point favorite over David."
--Shug Jordan, Long Time Auburn Coach, on pulling for the underdog

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