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Head coach Gene Chizik and his Auburn Tigers prepare for another season looking to improve their record after going 8-5 and 4-4 in the SEC. The tigers did put an exclamation mark on their 2011 campaign by going to the Chik-fil-A bowl and defeating Virginia 43-24. Tigers were pretty good rushing the ball 82 plays for 10 yards or more, ranking them 2nd in the SEC and 21st in the Nation. On the other hand, defensively, Auburn gave up 197 plays for 10 or more yards and only held opponents to 48.39 % on third down conversions ranking them last in the SEC in both stat columns.
The tigers return 17 starters in 2012 6 on offense, 9 on defense, and 2 on special teams.
Key returnees on defense include defensive end Corey Lemonier, and linebacker Daren Bates. Together they combined for 151 tackles, and 12 sacks.
Key players returning on offense include running back Onterio McCalebb, tight end Phillip Lutzenkirchen, and wide receiver Emory Blake. A...
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AUBURN, Ala. -- Kiehl Frazier's father deals with statistical analysis routinely for work, and knows Auburn fans don't have nearly enough information to judge the quarterback's passing ability.
"It's just too small of a data sampling to be able to draw a conclusion on how good a thrower he can be," said Frazier's dad, Robin Beach, a medals trader.
Auburn fans will finally get to see Kiehl Frazier throw a bunch of passes in a game.
Frazier makes his starting debut Saturday night against No. 14 Clemson in Atlanta's Georgia Dome. The sophomore got plentiful chances to show his running ability last season, but threw only 12 passes.
He'll return to the stadium where he had his best game. Frazier ran for 55 yards and two...
I knew going in that this game was going to be close. In my SEC predictions I picked Clemson 24-16 because I thought Auburn would have a difficult time finding the end zone with their young quarterback.
The only touchdown Auburn had was a 54 yard bomb that Kiehl Frazier hit to a wide open Emory Blake. That play put Auburn up 7-3 late in the first quarter but it would be the only...
Auburn's Gene Chizik talks about the loss to Clemson, the positives, and more.
Auburn wide receiver Emory Blake talks about the loss to Clemson, the play of Kiehl Frazier and much more.
Comments from senior linebacker Daren Bates are featured with news and notes from the Georgia Dome following Auburn's 2012 football opener.
Comments from Tunde Fariyike plus news and notes from Auburn's football opener are featured.