U.S. troops overseas will get a chance to watch the annual gridiron grudge match known as the Iron Bowl, courtesy of the Armed Forces Network.
Sen. Jeff Sessions said he received numerous requests from Alabama troops, including members of the Alabama Air National Guard's 1178th Air Refueling Wing. The unit is currently deployed in Kyrgyztan.
The Alabama-Auburn game will be played Nov. 29. The game will also be televised nationally by CBS. Kickoff is 2:30 p.m. CST.