No, sir, Alabama didn’t want to play the Iron Bowl in Auburn. But Pat Dye was determined, and got the Tide to play in Auburn in 1989, a move that forever changed the series.
It’ll be another Top 12 matchup on the road for Auburn, the fifth this season in a difficult schedule
Auburn started fast, but Georgia was ready for the long haul Saturday night in Sanford Stadium. The Bulldogs used a combination of tailbacks Nick Chubb and Todd Gurley to run down the Tigers 34-7 on a cold night for the fans and Auburn.Auburn’s Cameron Artis-Payne came in, and left, as the SEC’s leading rusher. But the Georgia combination of Chubb and Gurley was too much.