1892 - This painting of a laced canvas jacket-jersey honors the first season of Auburn football. The team played one game in February 1892 (a win over Georgia) and three in November (a win and two losses). The coach was George Petrie, who only coached this one year and the captain was Frank Lupton.

1892 - This painting of a laced canvas jacket-jersey honors the first season of Auburn football. The team played one game in February 1892 (a win over Georgia) and three in November (a win and two losses). The coach was George Petrie, who only coached this one year and the captain was Frank Lupton.

Auburn football has launched auburnfast.com, a brand new website profiling Auburn football and the coaching staff, showcasing the facilities and detailing the tradition of Auburn's football program.

Auburn football has launched auburnfast.com, a brand new website profiling Auburn football and the coaching staff, showcasing the facilities and detailing the tradition of Auburn's football program.

John W. Heisman, father of the forward pass, originator of the hidden ball play, and the man for whom the Heisman Memorial Trophy was named, officially won twelve games, lost four, and tied two as Auburn's football coach from 1895 through 1899.  In 1971, Tiger quarterback Pat Sullivan became the first player from an Alabama school to win the Heisman Trophy.  Auburn tailback Bo Jackson became the state's second Heisman winner in 1985.

John W. Heisman, father of the forward pass, originator of the hidden ball play, and the man for whom the Heisman Memorial Trophy was named, officially won twelve games, lost four, and tied two as Auburn's football coach from 1895 through 1899. In 1971, Tiger quarterback Pat Sullivan became the first player from an Alabama school to win the Heisman Trophy. Auburn tailback Bo Jackson became the state's second Heisman winner in 1985.

Gus Malzahn 1984 - Auburn's football coach has a small school to thank for his career.

Auburn's Gus Malzahn has small school to thank for his career

Gus Malzahn 1984 - Auburn's football coach has a small school to thank for his career.

Auburn students promised to get "Tech's goat" at a rally in Atlanta before the 1911 football game.  Mike Donahue's lads didn't let them down, defeating John Heisman's team 11-6.  Kirk Newell returned a punt 80 yards, and end Ted Arnold intercepted a pass and ran 105 yards for Auburn's two five-point touchdowns.  The field was 110 yards long in those days.    John Heisman was Auburn's football coach from 1895-1899, but left to later become Georgia Tech's football coach in 1904.

Auburn students promised to get "Tech's goat" at a rally in Atlanta before the 1911 football game. Mike Donahue's lads didn't let them down, defeating John Heisman's team 11-6. Kirk Newell returned a punt 80 yards, and end Ted Arnold intercepted a pass and ran 105 yards for Auburn's two five-point touchdowns. The field was 110 yards long in those days. John Heisman was Auburn's football coach from 1895-1899, but left to later become Georgia Tech's football coach in 1904.

Gus Malzahn Named Auburn Head Football Coach - Malzahn Returns to Auburn

Gus Malzahn Named Auburn Head Football Coach - Malzahn Returns to Auburn

Coach Pat Dye.  The face of Auburn football during my childhood and one of the greatest coaches of the game.

Catching up with Pat Dye, coach turned writer

Coach Pat Dye. The face of Auburn football during my childhood and one of the greatest coaches of the game.

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