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Has there ever been a team with more expectations because of their rival than that of the Auburn Tigers? It seems like ever since the beginning of the Iron Bowl Auburn has become a team obsessed with keeping up with the Joneses of the SEC West, you know... The likes of Alabama and LSU. It's what got Tommy Tuberville fired.... errr, to resign and it's what got current head coach Gene Chizik a less than warm welcome from Tiger boosters and fans when he was hired prior to the 2009 season thanks to a spotty at best record in his two year stint at the helm of Iowa State. We all know about the national title in 2010, the perfect season that saw the Tigers take down their hated Iron Bowl rivals along with Kentucky and Oregon in dramatic fashion to win the BCS National Title. But that has been sandwiched by two 7-5 seasons and a huge increase in the profile for their hated rivals, Alabama. No War Eagle fan likes taking a back seat to 'Bama to say the least, so enteri...
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