Now, Auburn basketball legend Charles Barkley is getting in the mix.
“Well, first of all, I wish he hadn’t said that,” Barkley said. “Do not poke the bear, especially if you’re not playing. When I saw that, I said, ‘Oh, calm down little fella.’ You’re not even playing in the game. Don’t poke the bear. So listen, I like Bo Nix. It’s unfortunate he got hurt. But I was a little disappointed that he — the only time you poke the bear is if you’ve got a say in the game. And sitting over there on the sideline, you got no say in the game. So, shhhhh.”
The Tigers take on Alabama this Saturday in Jordan-Hare Stadium.
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