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June 18, 2014

Auburn's golden eagle Tiger dies

A golden eagle that spent nearly 30 years as a symbol of Auburn University died Wednesday after complications from cataract surgery, officials said.

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Mike Niziolek joins the Ledger-Enquirer after spending the past three years with MLive.com. The past year he covered Eastern Michigan University athletics, including football and recruiting. He also filled in as a backup writer for the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings and University of Michigan. Mike is a 2004 graduate of Michigan State.