Doug Barfield coached the Auburn Tigers for five seasons from 1976-1980, registering just two winning seasons during that time. His best season came in 1979 when Auburn finished the season 8-3 overall, 4-2 in the SEC and No. 16 in the final Associated Press poll. Barfield left Auburn with a combined record of 29-25-1 and no bowl game appearances. After leaving Auburn he was an assistant at Mississippi State for one season and later went on to coach at a number of high schools in Alabama.
|Running Backs/Wide Receivers Coach||Mississippi St. Bulldogs||1981t|
|Head Coach||Auburn Tigers||1976-1980|
|Offensive Coordinator||Auburn Tigers||1974-1975|
|Assistant Coach||Auburn Tigers||1972-1973|
|Offensive Coordinator||Clemson Tigers||1970-1971|