Tag: Iron bowl

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Do you know how many people attended the first Iron Bowl game in 1893?

How many people attended the first Iron Bowl Game? I have found two different accounts with widely contrasting numbers as to how many attended…

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Auburn football was started by Dr. George Petrie [see his bicycle built for two in this vintage film]

Auburn officially began competing in intercollegiate football in 1892. The first Iron Bowl Game between the University of Alabama and Auburn took place at…