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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 Neighborhood (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 signed up with the Southeastern Conference in 1932 as one of the inaugural members of the conference and the Tigers started contending in the West Division when the conference divided in 1992. Auburn officially claims 2 championship games, but has been recognized with 5 national championships from NCAA recorded selectors. Auburn has accomplished twelve undefeated seasons and won twelve championship game, in addition to eight divisional championships. The Tigers have 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 finishing in the top 10 18 times (ranked 12th nationally for top 10 finishes).
The Tigers have actually produced 3 Heisman Trophy winners: quarterback Pat Sullivan in 1971, running back Bo Jackson in 1985, and quarterback Cam Newton in 2010. Auburn has actually also produced twenty-nine consensus All-American players. The College Football Hall of Fame has actually inducted an overall of 12 individuals from Auburn, consisting of 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 championship game and won an overall of 176 games, the most by any Auburn coach.
Auburn’s home arena is Jordan– Hare Stadium, which opened in 1939 and becomes Alabama’s 5th biggest city on gamedays with a capacity of 87,451. Auburn’s archrival is in-state enemy Alabama. The Tigers and Crimson Tide meet every year in the Iron Bowl, one of the greatest rivalries in all of sports. The Tigers are currently led by head coach Gus Malzahn.