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Auburn named Tostitos Fiesta Bowl national team of the week

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

Following the Auburn Tigers' stunning win over No. 1 ranked Alabama, the Tigers are riding a wave of enthusiasm from across the country as they focus on the next trip, Atlanta and the SEC Championship Game.

While that game is nearly a week away, the Tigers (11-1), are being recognized for what they did last week, earning the honor of being the season's last Tostitos Fiesta Bowl National Team of the Week.

 

The weekly honor was started by The Football Writers Association of America in 2002.

2013 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl National Teams of the Week

• Weekend of Aug. 31: North Dakota State Bison
• Weekend of Sept. 7: BYU Cougars
• Weekend of Sept. 14: UCLA Bruins
• Weekend of Sept. 21: Stanford Cardinal
• Weekend of Sept. 28: Georgia Bulldogs
• Weekend of Oct. 5: Florida State Seminoles
• Weekend of Oct. 12: Texas Longhorns
• Weekend of Oct. 19: UCF Knights
• Weekend of Oct. 26: Duke Blue Devils
• Weekend of Nov. 2: Michigan State Spartans
• Weekend of Nov. 9: Vanderbilt Commodores
• Weekend of Nov. 16: USC Trojans
• Weekend of Nov. 23: Oklahoma State Cowboys
• Weekend of Nov. 30: Auburn Tigers

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