01-02-08 Looking back

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, January 2, 2008

TWENTY YEARS AGO — Jeff Burger goes 11-of-12 for 63 yards on the game’s final drive, which results in Win Lyle’s 30-yard field goal that gives No. 6 Auburn a 16-16 tie with No. 4 Syracuse at the Sugar Bowl.

TEN YEARS AGO — Robert Edwards runs for 110 yards and three touchdowns and Mike Bobo goes 26-of-28 for 235 yards as 12th-ranked Georgia cruises to an easy 33-6 win over Wisconsin at the Outback Bowl.

FIVE YEARS AGO — Despite racking up 441 yards of total offense, LSU is hurt by two lost fumbles and an interception by quarterback Marcus Randall as the Tigers lose to the Texas Longhorns 35-20 at the Cotton Bowl.

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