Just two weeks after the
miracle at Jordan-Hare against UGA, an Auburn play in the Iron Bowl is being
called one of the greatest plays in football history, ESPN dubbing it "Kick Bama
Monday, we spoke to two Auburn
legends and best friends who had a lot to say about the game.
Buddy Davidson began
working for Auburn in the 1960s and began a record-holding game attending
Saturday's Iron Bowl marked
his 653rd game in a row. He can't say Saturday's Iron Bowl was the best game
he's ever seen, but he does say the 109 yard run for the win with one second on
the clock is the best finish he has ever seen.
His best friend David
Housel is perhaps the most beloved athletic director in AU history.
"Just worry about what is
ahead of you in the SEC and the BCS will take care of itself," he said on the
BCS debate. "If we go to the championship game, great fine good, but if we
don't will it take away from the miracle in Jordan-Hare? No, will it take away from the Alabama game,
no. So let's celebrate what we have and don't worry about what you are trying
Housel says he was in Jordan-Hare
Saturday night, but says that amazing finish made him feel like he was in
We jokingly asked Buddy
Davidson is he was going to the SEC championship this weekend, thinking it
would be an automatic yes considering his 653 game streak. Surprisingly, he
said he was still looking for a ticket.