Auburn had some trouble with Bret Bielema’s improved Arkansas team, at least for a half. The Tigers and Razorbacks were tied at 21 heading into the break, but Auburn ripped off 24 unanswered points in the second half and coasted to a 45-21 win. Jeremy Johnson shined in the absence of Nick Marshall, who played sparingly, going 4-for-6 through the air for...
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Jeremy Johnson passed for 243 yards and two touchdowns in the first half and Nick Marshall returned from suspension with a 19-yard scoring run to lift No. 6 Auburn to a 45-21 opening victory over Arkansas on Saturday.
The Tigers scored the final 24 points after the Razorbacks managed to force a halftime deadlock. The game was delayed 1 hour, 28 minutes due to lightning...
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August 30, 2014
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Jeremy Johnson will be No. 6 Auburn's starting quarterback against Arkansas, and Nick Marshall will play in the game.
That's about all Tigers coach Gus Malzahn would say about the situation on Tuesday. He had previously said Marshall and cornerback Jonathon Mincy would not start in the game after legal issues over the summer.
Malzahn said that ''we have a plan...
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August 26, 2014
It’s been known for a while that Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall will not start the team’s season opener against Arkansas. However, in the team’s first depth chart of the 2014 season, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn made a peculiar decision: he decided to put Marshall as his top quarterback, with Jeremy Johnson — who will start the game — listed as his backup.