Penn Wagers, the SEC official fans love to hate, is retiring

2:36 pm May. 21, 2015

You won’t have Penn Wagers to kick around any more.

One of the most hated men in the SEC has retired, Steve Shaw, the conference’s director of officiating told “The Roundtable” on WJOX 94.5 FM in Birmingham.

Here’s a small sample of what Twitter thinks about Wagers’ decision.

Only in the SEC would retiring referee invoke so much celebration.

Here are just a couple of fans’ issues with Wagers the past few years that

Auburn QB Nick Marshall won’t start opener

8:28 pm Aug. 1, 2014

Nick Marshall will not start for Auburn in its opener against Arkansas, coach Gus Malzahn said Friday evening.

Marshall will play in the game on Aug. 30, but he will sit at the beginning as punishment