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2014 Iron Bowl Was Most-Viewed ESPN Regular Season College Football Game On Record

After 2013's Iron Bowl for the ages, the hype for this year's edition of the SEC's greatest rivalry was unparalleled. Luckily for us viewers, the two teams delivered an excellent football game, and plenty of fans tuned in to watch the action. According to ESPN PR, Saturday's Iron Bowl was the most-viewed and highest rated regular season game ever for the Worldwide Leader, going back to 1990. 

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We're not terribly surprised, considering both the recent history of the rivalry and the College Football Playoff implications. Be proud, Alabama and Auburn fans. When you two play, the entire country pays attention.