Fan Sound Off: Ed Orgeron staves off talk about his job with upset win over Auburn

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LSU fell behind early, but the Tigers clawed their way back to upset No. 10 Auburn, 27-23, during Week 7 action in Baton Rouge, La.

Ed Orgeron’s squad overcame a 20-0 deficit thanks to a defense that stepped up and blanked Auburn in the second half.

Danny Etling threw for 206 yards and a 14-yard touchdown to Russell Gage. Stephen Sullivan added a 1-yard rushing score for the Tigers (5-2, 2-1 SEC) as LSU scored 13 fourth-quarter points to earn the victory.

Orgeron can breathe a sigh of relief. His program has now defeated Florida in the Swamp and knocked off a top-10 ranked Auburn in consecutive contests.

Check out what LSU fans are saying about the performance and join the conversation here.

Note: Comments are taken verbatim from LSU Tigers — SEC Country and only edited for spelling.

Jeff Dixon: Best second half of football this year!!!! Defense holds Auburn to 69 yards hopefully we can put this season back together and be the Tigers we know we can be!!!! GEAUX TIGERS!!!!

Ken Grable: Never ever lost faith in these young men nor our coaches keep giving it all to God guys and all will fall into place. GEAUX TIGERS 🐯🐯🐯🐯🐯

Wayne Peyton: OK, I admit, I was sad and smh on LSU sites after the first quarter. But, in my defense, I said nothing negative and ended each post…GEAUX TIGERS 4LIFE. Wow and OMG. My neighbors in Va. are wondering WTH that scream was about. GEAUX TIGERS 4LIFE.

Jay Green: They never gave up and the defense stepped up big time. I think it’s good to great leadership and great players with Tiger 🐯 pride 

Stephen Wooster: Best game our boys showed what their made of and the win was a fine tribute to Les Miles and the 2007 national championship Tigers

Tom Osgood: Miracles do happen. I wish LSU would start playing a little earlier in the game. I am happy anyway!

John Burton: Great win and much needed. Proud of the team for not quitting after the first quarter.

Karen Brohn: No fingernails left, but a huge win! Way to geaux LSU Tigers and Coach Oeaux!

Lynne Brewer: OMG! Unreal!! Wow! Love it! Geaux Tigers! 💜💛 Keep Coach O❤️

James Shelton Wallace: Death Valley where Dreams come to die… Geaux Tigers.

Bruce McNeal: Told you that pay back was coming. Way to Geaux LSU.

Ricky Sheffield: Great effort by the whole team. LSU has to keep getting better, though Gotta keep that momentum and that hunger. No more taking teams for granted.

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