It wasn't a good year for Auburn as they finished the 2012 season 3-9 with their biggest embarrassment on Saturday, losing to the Alabama Crimson Tide 49-0. As a result, Auburn Tigers' head coach Gene Chizik was terminated on Sunday.
Just two years ago in 2010 Auburn made history by winning the national championship and have been on a downward slide ever since.
Gene Chizik and the Auburn Tigers won the national championship in 2010. Less than two years later, the school announced Sunday that Chizik had been fired after one of the worst declines since the A.P. poll began in 1936.
The LSU Tigers will be dining out tonight! There's a nice little restaurant in Auburn, Alabama named Jordan-Hare Stadium. That is of course, the home field of the Auburn Tigers. Auburn's mascot is the War Eagle! And since the Bayou Bengals don't prefer to dine on Tigers... tonight they'll be eating "Eagle Nuggets."