Iron Bowl 2014 becomes a record-setting affair

Alabama head coach Nick Saban argues with an official during their game against Western Carolina on Nov. 22, 2014, at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Alabama won 48-14. Photo by Associated Press 

Oct 25, 2014; Lexington, KY, USA; Joe Tessitore and Tim Tebow and Marcus Spears and Paul Finebaum share a laugh during the SEC Nation pre game show before the game with the Mississippi State Bulldogs and the 

SEC Network will surround Thanksgiving weekend's legendary Southeastern Conference rivalry games – the Iron Bowl and the Egg Bowl – with an expanded layer of in-depth studio and live game coverage. In addition to airing Georgia Tech at No. The Southeastern Conference and ESPN have signed a 20-year agreement through 2034 to create and operate a multiplatform network which will launch August 14, 2014. The new network and its accompanying digital 

That would've been enough, but just enough is never enough for the Alabama coach. So he did a little more. He beat Gus Malzahn at his own game. Badly. In a pretty spectacular way. Let it be recorded that Auburn scored more points in the 2014 Iron Bowl 

Alabama head coach Nick Saban argues with an official during their game against Western Carolina on Nov. 22, 2014, at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Alabama won 48-14. Photo by Associated Press