George Petrie

George Petrie coached Auburn to a 2-2 record in its first-ever football season in 1892, Petrie’s lone season as a coach.

George Petrie was the first-ever football coach at Auburn University, coaching the Tigers through their first season in 1892. Petrie led Auburn to a 2-2 record but never coached again at the college level after that. He passed away in 1947 at the age of 81.