Auburn 56 – South Carolina 17
1. Tigers are now 13-0. Cam Newton leads the way.
2. Newton may be the greatest of the greatest.
3. Mark Bradley: “Cam Newton is the second-best college player I’ve ever seen. Herschel Walker, and only Herschel Walker, was better. And not by much.”
4. Auburn’s defense also impresses.
5. Redemption for Auburn and the decision to hire Gene Chizik
6. Jon Solomon: “Exactly six years after Auburn left the Georgia Dome as SEC champions short of the larger prize, the Tigers knocked the door down to Glendale.”
7. Pat Dye: “We had some great players, but never a better team than this one.”
8. Alshon Jeffery: “I ain’t never got beat like this before.”
9. Plenty of poor coverage for the Gamecocks secondary.
10. It’s Auburn vs. Oregon for all the marbles.
11. Oregon an early favorite.