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The Auburn Tigers football program represents Auburn University in the sport of American college football. Auburn competes in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC).
Auburn officially started contending in intercollegiate football in 1892. The Tigers joined the Southeastern Conference in 1932 as one of the inaugural members of the conference and the Tigers began competing in the West Division when the conference divided in 1992. Auburn officially claims two championship games, however has been acknowledged with 5 national championships from NCAA recorded selectors. Auburn has attained twelve unbeaten seasons and won twelve championship game, in addition to eight divisional championships. The Tigers have actually made forty-one post season bowl appearances; consisting of eleven traditionally significant bowl berths. The Tigers have the 12th most wins in FBS history with over 700 victories and have finished ranked in the Top 25 of either the AP or Coaches surveys 37 times, including completing in the leading ten 18 times (ranked 12th nationally for leading 10 surfaces).
The Tigers have produced 3 Heisman Trophy winners: quarterback Pat Sullivan in 1971, running back Bo Jackson in 1985, and quarterback Cam Newton in 2010. Auburn has also produced twenty-nine consensus All-American players. The College Football Hall of Fame has inducted an overall of 12 individuals from Auburn, including 8 student-athletes and 4 head coaches: John Heisman, Mike Donahue, Ralph Jordan, and Pat Dye. Ralph “Shug” Jordan, who coached from 1951 to 1975, led Auburn to its first national championship and won an overall of 176 games, the most by any Auburn coach.
Auburn’s home stadium is Jordan– Hare Stadium, which opened in 1939 and ends up being Alabama’s fifth largest city on gamedays with a capability of 87,451. Auburn’s archrival is in-state foe Alabama. The Tigers and Crimson Tide fulfill yearly in the Iron Bowl, one of the greatest competitions in all of sports. The Tigers are presently led by head coach Gus Malzahn.