Tiger Takes and Fowl Play

On September 27, 1969, Auburn sophomore quarterback, Pat Sullivan, led the Tigers into Knoxville to take on the Tennessee Volunteers. The visitors slipped and slid all over the newly installed, artificial tartan surface of Shields-Watkins field that afternoon. They returned home, battered, with turf burns and bruised egos. The Vols humbled the Tigers, 45-19, and intercepted young Sullivan FIVE times. It was one of the … Continue reading Tiger Takes and Fowl Play