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Auburn cancer survivor Shon Coleman to announce pick at NFL draft

Auburn offensive lineman Shon Coleman will make the trip to New York City for the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday where he will get to announce a first-round pick, according to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Coleman, a sophomore left tackle, was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010, just a few weeks after the five-star recruit signed his letter of intent with the Tigers. After...
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Cancer survivor Shon Coleman could be Auburn's next great LT

Shon Coleman is reminded of his impact nearly every time he checks his Facebook account. He has nearly 5,000 friends, some of whom are from "halfway around the country" that connected with him through a similar experience. Cancer survival. He's touched by the direct messages, but he also gets love on his Facebook wall with uplifting comments such as "proud of...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Auburn's Coleman battling for job, not survival

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Shon Coleman finally finds himself engaged in the kind of battle an athlete covets, fighting for a starting job instead of survival.
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

ITAT TV: Coleman Happy To Compete

Auburn offensive tackle Shon Coleman talks about spring practice with the Tigers.
April 01, 2013  |  Discuss

NCAA grants 6th year to Auburn lineman

The NCAA has granted Auburn offensive lineman Shon Coleman a sixth year of eligibility. Coleman was diagnosed with leukemia in the spring of 2010 about a month after signing with the Tigers. Auburn kept his scholarship available, and Coleman signed with the Tigers a year later. He hasn't played the past two years, which Auburn said was due to leukemia. Tigers coach Gus Malzahn...
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January 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Coleman's Eligibility Clock Is Reset

Auburn football coach Gus Malzahn received good news on the status of offensive lineman Shon Coleman.
January 18, 2013  |  Discuss

ITAT TV: Shon Coleman Talks About Comeback

Auburn offensive lineman Shon Coleman talks about getting back on the practice field for the Tigers.
April 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Covering Dixie Like Mildew: Dan Mullen, Shon Coleman, and more.

(Covering Dixie Like Mildew is the SWRT roundup of SEC news, with the occasional pesky Southern school from another conference.) A Day in the Life of Dan Mullen. Spencer Hall spends a day with Mississippi State head football coach Dan Mullen and the Bulldog football program. The day just happens to be the same day that Arkansas HC Bobby Petrino is fired. (SB*Nation) Hero...
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April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Coleman Fights His Way Back to Football Field

Cancer survivor Shon Coleman took part in his first Auburn practice Wednesday.
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

ITAT TV: Chizik Discusses Coleman, Practice

Auburn Coach Gene Chizik talks about Shon Coleman's return, Wednesday's practice, and more.
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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