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For another example that Alabama-Auburn is the best rivalry in college football, check out the promotion at Lynch Toyota of Auburn. The dealership is offering free cars if the Crimson Tide are shut out by the Tigers.

Guidelines for the promotion are as follows: Anyone who buys a car from the dealership between Nov. 19 and Nov. 29 will be eligible for a full refund. To earn the refund, Auburn must shut out Alabama. As an added bonus, any person who test-drives a car during the same time gets entered into a $25,000 lottery. If Auburn beats Alabama, no shutout needed, one contestant will win the money.

It may seem like a long shot, but Auburn has blanked the Tide four times in the series’ history, the most recent coming in 2000. Regardless, this is a great promotion for one of the most intense rivalries in all of sports.

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8 Comments:
  • Good luck on getting a shut down on the TIDE - it is not going to happen. RTR!
  • Um I think that's pretty much gambling lol on a sportsbetting level at least!
    Of course its a pretty dangerous bet due to the potential for manipulation. Not to say anyone on Alabama would throw the game. But for the price of a car, id highly consider sending a few of my family members over to pickup a few new vehicles, if I did want to, maybe drop a few balls......
  • I would put my money (if I were a bettin man) on BAMA shutting down Auburn instead. Just sayin . . . ROLL TIDE!!!
  • Stranger things have happened. WDE!!
  • I'm with you. I believe Alabama is destine to win. Who won last year? Hummmm Alabama. Do it again and my vote is for McCarron for the Heisman. Should've gotten it last year.
  • I'm giving away cars (you dont even have to buy it first)if the sun doesn't come up on Nov 30th! It's about the same odds!
  • Never say never...just ask any Michigan fan about Appalachian State...
  • Guy on Finebaum just said McCarron wasn't really showing up in the polling for Heisman nation-wide. Says it'll be Winston Jameison, Manziel, or Bryce Petty. I thought McCarron was doing better in the polls. http://espn.go.com/college-football/heisman13/
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