November 22nd, 2019 | by CollegeAD

Auburn is retiring its 20-year-old golden eagle mascot two years after it was grounded from flying at football games because of heart disease. A university statement issued Friday said the bird named Nova is being replaced by another golden eagle named Aurea that will become War Eagle VIII. A ceremony marking the transition is planned for Auburn’s home game against Samford on Saturday. -ESPN, Read More

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