The San Francisco 49ers selected Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier with the 88th pick in the NFL draft, moving up five spots after their second deal of the day with the NFC rival Green Bay Packers.
This selection further upgrades San Francisco's pass rush as they looked to fill voids on the defensive line.
Lemonier, who skipped his senior season to enter the draft, had 5...
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April 26, 2013
I have mentioned the name of Auburn defensive end/linebacker Corey Lemonier a few times in recent post and even included him in my first Pittsburgh Steelers mock draft following the Senior Bowl. Lemonier is a classic undersized defensive end that will more than likely be an outside linebacker in a 3-4 at the NFL level.
The Auburn pro day took place on Tuesday and Steelers linebackers...
Corey Lemonier talks about his work at Tuesday's Pro Day in Auburn and what he feels about potentially playing linebacker.
One player that certainly helped his stock at the NFL combine this past week was Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier, who projects to be a 3-4 outside linebacker in the NFL.
The Pittsburgh Steelers certainly have a need for another young outside linebacker prospect and Lemonier figures to be drafted in either the second or third round.
Prior to the combine getting underway in Indianapolis...
For Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier believes he will have to make the move to outside linebacker in the National Football League.
Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier is skipping his senior season to enter the NFL draft.
Lemonier said Monday it was a tough decision but the one ''that was best for me and my family.''
Lemonier had 5.5 sacks last season after earning coaches' first-team All-Southeastern Conference honors with 9.5 sacks as a sophomore.
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says Lemonier...
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December 31, 2012
Leaving an Auburn squad that is clearly in a rebuilding phase, Corey Lemonier enters the NFL Draft (according to Joe Schad via Twitter) as one of the more refined and developed pass rushing defensive ends.
Likely to measure just under 6’4 and weigh-in near 250 pounds, Lemonier has an ideal body type to play either defensive end in a four-man front or outside linebacker in...
Corey Lemonier had two sacks and a forced fumble that turned into Auburn's only touchdown against LSU.
Auburn defensive end Corey Lemonier talks about the play of the ends in the opener and getting ready to face Mississippi State.
The red-hot Iron Bowl didn't need any more fuel.
The tree poisoning that pains Auburn fans and the comeback that riles the Alabama faithful were hardly necessary to raise the mercury on this year-round, statewide feud.
They might have collectively done just that for Saturday's game at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Even those who weren't raised in the rivalry's midst have...
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November 24, 2011