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Title is ancient history on The Plains

Originally Published: April 15, 2011
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

AUBURN, Ala. -- Redshirt junior Barrett Trotter's answer is true at face value, and also as a metaphor.

"No," the Auburn quarterback said, "I am definitely not wearing No. 2."

They wasted no time on The Plains. The crystal football is already on display in the Rane Room of the Auburn Athletic Complex. The football rests atop its inscribed pedestal in a towering wood-and-glass case that looks as if it didn't exactly come unassembled from Ikea.

Let us hope that the memory of ...

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