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Iron Bowl loss still motivates Tide

Originally Published: August 15, 2011
By Mark Schlabach | ESPN.com

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The sign hangs near a mirror in Alabama nose tackle Josh Chapman's bedroom at an off-campus apartment in Tuscaloosa.

It reads: "Never Again."

Every time Chapman sees the sign, he's reminded of the final 38 minutes in last season's Iron Bowl, in which the then-No. 11 Crimson Tide blew a 24-0 lead against No. 2 Auburn.

The Tigers came back to defeat Alabama 28-27 at Bryant-Denny Stadium on Nov. 26 in one of the Crimson Tide's most deflating ...

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