10 Things That the Auburn Football Program Has Done Really Well Historically

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10 Things That the Auburn Football Program Has Done Really Well Historically
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Auburn fans fill Jordan-Hare Stadium every fall saturday ready to cheer the Tigers to victory.

Today, despite conventional wisdom, I decided to listen to the Paul Finebaum show. Was it a stupid move, as it just about always is? Absolutely. Did somebody say something that made me angry? As always.

A caller from Oklahoma referred to Auburn's football program as a "Johnny-come-lately." Really? He thinks the Auburn Tigers are a Johnny-come-lately? Oregon, they fit that role. Boise State does as well. But Auburn?

I'm aware that Auburn isn't exactly Alabama. Alabama claims 13 national titles, 22 SEC titles and now even has a Heisman Trophy winner to their name. But here's a news flash: Most programs aren't Alabama.

However, to call Auburn a Johnny-come-lately because they don't claim 10-plus national titles is pretty uninformed. Here's a good history lesson for you, Oklahoma caller and others who feel like he does.

(11 things Auburn Football does well right now)

 

 

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