Some fun Facts about the Auburn Tigers. The name of the Mascot is Aubie the Tiger. The Tigers have an eagle named War Eagle, that flies around the stadium before every Game. The stands are full of fans wearing their burnt orange and navy blue Tigers Apparel. The winner of the Auburn Tigers / Alabama Game gets the Foy-ODK Sportsmanship Trophy, and the game is known as the Iron Bowl. Auburn Tigers Played their first College Game in 1892 against the University of Georgia.