Daphne, Alabama (WKRGMore) — College football season is upon us, and sports companies are gearing up for an endless stream of fans.
“Most of the summer has been a bit of a stagnation, but this week it’s going to pick up a little more, especially today, and tomorrow it’s going to be crazy,” said Daphne’s Bama Fever Tiger. Pride’s manager, Scott Gibbons, said.
Gibbons’ store is split down the middle. Half Auburn, half Alabama. He said Bama’s gear is selling better than Auburn’s gear, but he won’t be able to get through the season without inventory from both teams.
“Our backroom is literally full during football season, and we’re getting ready for Christmas,” Gibbons said.
Some companies in the food industry are expecting a big boost from America’s great entertainment.
“Oh, overall, the atmosphere here is really fun. Bar employee Brittany Williams said:
Williams said Barr is tapping most of the major sports broadcast networks in preparation for the highly anticipated season.
Auburn will host the University of Massachusetts on Saturday, kicking off at 2:30 p.m. Alabama will play Middle Tennessee State at 6:30 p.m.
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