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Troy’s Blakeney preparing to end 24th, final year

In this Nov. 16, 2013, file photo Troy head coach Larry Blakeney takes the field before the start of an NCAA college football game between Mississippi and Troy in Oxford, Miss. From Division II to the current Football Championship Subdivision and now the Football Bowl Subdivision, Blakeney has paced the sideline at a field now named after him. He'll do it one more time when the Trojans finish a disappointing season Saturday against Louisiana-Lafayette. (AP Photo/Thomas Graning, File)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Larry Blakeney has been the constant of Troy football through 24 seasons and three levels of competition.

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Iron Bowl QBs can run and pass _ or vice versa

In this Oct. 11, 2014, file photo, Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall (14) runs upfield for a gain against Mississippi State in the first half of their NCAA college football game in Starkville, Miss. Alabama quarterback Blake Sims is getting his first start in the Iron Bowl during his final game at Bryant-Denny Stadium. Auburn's Nick Marshall has already delivered a huge play in the rivalry game.  (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s Blake Sims is a passer who can run and Auburn’s Nick Marshall is a runner who can pass.

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No. 16 Auburn hosts Pat Sullivan-led Samford

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — The suddenly struggling Auburn Tigers will try to rebound against the coach who helped hire Gus Malzahn.

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Bama gets SEC West breather with Western Carolina

Alabama running back T.J. Yeldon (4) holds two footballs and watches drills during Alabama football practice, Tuesday, November 18, 2014, at the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala.  (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt ) MAGS OUT  (REV-SHARE)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama has just survived two big SEC West games with one more to go.

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Bama gets SEC West breather with Western Carolina

Alabama running back T.J. Yeldon (4) holds two footballs and watches drills during Alabama football practice, Tuesday, November 18, 2014, at the Hank Crisp Indoor Facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala.  (AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt ) MAGS OUT  (REV-SHARE)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama is getting a break from rough and tumble SEC West games.

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