Alabama vs.Auburn

 
  Date: 12/1/1979  
  Score: 25-18  
  Alabama vs. Auburn In the 1979 edition of the Iron Bowl, the Tide would be victorious and secure the 1979 SEC championship with this 25-18 win over hated Auburn. In the second, Bama scored on a 28 yard pass play from Steadman Shealy to Keith Pugh and again on a 1 yard Shealy plunge. In the fourth, Shealy would score again on an 8 yard run. Steven Whitman also starred for the Tide in the game with his 107 yard rushing performance. The 1979 squad would finish the season 12-0, as SEC champions, and as national champions after a victory in the Sugar Bowl for coach Paul "Bear" Bryant.