Found December 12, 2011 on College Football Talk:
Yesterday, reports surfaced — which were later confirmed by the school — that Auburn running back Michael Dyer was suspended for the Chick-fil-A Bowl for a violation of undisclosed team rules. As the Tigers begin preparation for that game against Virginia, coach Gene Chizik was, as expected, tight-lipped on the subject matter. “When you see…
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