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Old 11-17-2013, 03:50 PM   #1
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The hype over this game is already starting. Who do you think will win, and why?
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Old 11-17-2013, 03:52 PM   #2
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Absolutely no logical reason to choose Auburn, but I called them winning the Iron Bowl weeks ago. Again, no real reason other than gut.
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Alabama... Because they score more points than Auburn

Seriously... I think Saban finds a way to slow the run and Auburn doesn't pass it very well.
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I just think Alabama is due. The only time I think they've had to dig deep - really deep - this season was the 2nd half of LSU, and by then Les Miles Psychosis had taken over. So I just have nothing to judge them on besides their ranking

I just think Auburn's going to make some really big plays and pull it out.
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I just think Alabama is due. The only time I think they've had to dig deep - really deep - this season was the 2nd half of LSU, and by then Les Miles Psychosis had taken over. So I just have nothing to judge them on besides their ranking

I just think Auburn's going to make some really big plays and pull it out.
You mean they didn't dig "deep - really deep" against A&M?
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You mean they didn't dig "deep - really deep" against A&M?
Manziel was able to do his thing regardless and I think they weathered the storm. As the season has worn on, things are different. Do you think Alabama could beat Texas A&M if they played next weekend, as opposed to September?
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If the Auburn team that played in the 1st half shows up they'll win.
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Manziel was able to do his thing regardless and I think they weathered the storm. As the season has worn on, things are different. Do you think Alabama could beat Texas A&M if they played next weekend, as opposed to September?
Well they did beat them in September, and yes I do.
You could look at it on both sides of the argument really. A&M's offense was fully rolling yet or Bama's defense wasn't fully rolling yet. (As it was the first conference game for both teams, and Bamas second game overall)
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alabama. they have the D to slow Auburn down for 4 quarters like UGA was able to do in the second half. Defense wins games
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Bama in a close one.
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I see this game can be very comparable to Oregon-Stanford.
Bama O just grind it out all game and have long time consuming drives.
Keep the Auburn O off the field.
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I'm leaning more towards Alabama at this point. I think it will be a close game for maybe 3 quarters, but Bama will pull away in the 4th.

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Alabama bc their D can play the run extremely well.
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Old 11-17-2013, 05:18 PM   #14
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If Auburn wins, they go to the SECCG, right?
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I see this game can be very comparable to Oregon-Stanford.
Bama O just grind it out all game and have long time consuming drives.
Keep the Auburn O off the field.
That's the formula
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If Auburn wins, they go to the SECCG, right?
Yup.
I believe it's the First time ever the Iron Bowl has determined who goes to Atlanta.
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Yep. They would both have one loss and Auburn would hold the tie breaker.
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Bama will exploit their weaknesses.

Bama wins by 13 to 18 points.
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It'll be a fun game to watch. It's a rivalry game and there is the SECCG on the line.
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Gotta give the slight edge to Bama. I like the 3-4 against Auburn's running scheme and I like Bama's ability to control the pace on the ground. That being said, in Jordan-Hare against Auburn's track stars, Alabama wins by 7 or less. I'm going 31-27.
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