Auburn RB Peyton Barber enters 2016 NFL Draft

With the deadline for underclassmen to declare for the NFL Draft, Auburn Tigers running back Peyton Barber made sure to get his name in. “I have decided to forego my eligibility at Auburn and enter the 2016 NFL Draft,” Barber said in a released statement, which was shared by “This was a very tough decision for many reasons but after my family and I prayed about it,...
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Peyton Barber declares for the 2016 NFL Draft

On the final day for college football players to declare for the 2016 NFL Draft, Auburn running back Peyton Barber made the surprising decision to leave school and enter the draft. Barber emerged as the Tigers best option out of the backfield in 2015, despite facing competition from several highly rated recruits during fall camp.Barber rushed for 100 yards or more in five of the...
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Auburn RB Peyton Barber declares for the NFL Draft

Auburn running back Peyton Barber, who led the team in rushing this season, has declared for the NFL Draft. Barber announced the move on Instagram.  A photo posted by Peyton Barber (@pbarber25) on Jan 18, 2016 at 3:09pm PST Barber rushed for 1,017 yards and 13 touchdowns last fall, his only season as a starter for the Tigers. He carried 10 times for 54 yards...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Running back competition currently underway at Auburn

Has the Jovon Robinson era finally begun at Auburn? The five-star JUCO prospect was expected to come in and star for the Tigers but has been one of the SEC's biggest disappoints of the season up until Halloween. Leading up to the Ole Miss game played Oct. 31, Robinson had four carries for 20 yards on the season. However in the last two games, the first year sophomore has 250 yards...
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November 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Top performers and honorees from Week 5

RB Peyton Barber, Auburn 28 carries, 147 yards, 5 TD The first Auburn player to make the list earned a first place ranking among Week 5 performers due to his obvious contributions against San Jose State, in which Auburn still managed to struggle, but won 35-21. RB Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State 23 carries, 274 yards, 3 TD After so much hype surrounded the Buckeyes in the preseason,...
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October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Barber's 5 TDs lifts Auburn past San Jose State, 35-21

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Peyton Barber made sure Auburn's offense got into the end zone this time - repeatedly Barber rushed for five touchdowns, including a decisive 36-yarder, and Auburn beat San Jose State 35-21 Saturday to snap a two-game losing streak. The Tigers (3-2) forced four turnovers to help overcome Tyler Ervin's 160 rushing yards and continued struggles on both sides of the...
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October 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Peyton Barber named starting running back for Auburn

Auburn currently ranks 10th in rushing in the SEC, in front of only Missouri and Mississippi State after two games. While the sample size is small, the results thus far are shocking for a team known for their ability to gain yards on the ground. Head coach Gus Malzahn will be looking to shake things up heading into the team's first league game on the year and has named Peyton Barber...
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September 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Peyton Barber’s dad goes nuts after game-winning TD

The hero of the Auburn Tigers after today’s near-upset is sophomore running back Peyton Barber, who ran for 125 yards on 23 carries and also scored the game-winning touchdown in overtime. Of course, nobody was prouder than Barber’s dad, who had an epic reaction to his son diving into the end zone. Naturally, a fellow fan in former Auburn linebacker Will Herring captured the moment...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Father Of Auburn Running Back Peyton Barber Goes Nuts When Son Scores Game-Winning TD

There were surely many entertaining reactions from Auburn fans during the Tigers’ way-too-close overtime victory against Jacksonville State this afternoon.  None were better than the following.  Check out this video of Peyton Barber’s father reacting to his son scoring what ended up being the game-winning touchdown.  Proud father of @Pb25Peyton looks on as his boy scores...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 6 Auburn needs OT to edge Jacksonville State, dodge upset

AUBURN, Ala. -- Peyton Barber ran 4 yards for a touchdown on No. 6 Auburn's first possession in overtime and the Tigers dodged a major upset with a 27-20 win over FCS power Jacksonville State. Melvin Ray's leaping 10-yard catch in the right corner of the end zone with less than 1 minute remaining in regulation saved Auburn (2-0) from a stunning loss that would have been among the...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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