Posts Tagged ‘Auburn University’s War Eagle’

Eureka!

By Posted on: July 27th, 2012 in Football, News, Uncategorized Comments Off

  I found it. The Holy Grail of obscure southern football lore. The reason and root of the famous ‘War Eagle’ battle cry of Auburn football fans. The key is in the traditional stories, which I believe are full of half-truths. According to various sources, there was a soldier who found a young golden eagle Continue Story…