Auburn's Johnson goes from versatile playmaker to go-to guy

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Kerryon Johnson was a versatile playmaker who returned kicks, ran the Wildcat and caught some passes out of the backfield as a freshman. Now, his role is more defined: Auburn's featured tailback. The Tigers sophomore vaulted to the top of the depth chart entering next Saturday's opener with No. 2 Clemson following the dismissal of top returning runner Jovon Robinson...
Via Associated Press
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Auburn’s Offensive Line Gels and Solidifies

Though no official depth chart has been released, the offensive line seems to have solidified at the closing of fall camp. One by one, the pieces began falling into place for an offensive line that has been in a state of flux over the last two years. It wasn’t that it was particularly disjointed, untalented or not cohesive in the past, it was just that unforeseen circumstances...
Via Track’em Tigers
1 day ago

Auburn names Sean White starting QB

The Auburn Tigers are looking to make a big turnaround this year after they had a rather disappointing 2015 season. They have had an interesting quarterback battle this summer and they have found their starter for at least the season opener. Sean White split time with Jeremy Johnson throughout the 2015 season and started five games before suffering an injury. Thursday evening, Gus...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Auburn S Stephen Roberts arrested on multiple charges

The Auburn Tigers could be in trouble on the defensive side of the ball after safety Stephen Roberts was arrested on charges of attempting to elude and possession of a gun without a permit. This is a big deal for the Tigers as he is expected to play a good role on their team this year. Roberts was arrested Wednesday night and released nearly an hour later with bond for both charges...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

From the Eagle’s Nest

  The Offense has its Leader Late yesterday evening Gus Malzahn confirmed what many have speculated, Sean White will be the quarterback when Auburn welcomes #2 Clemson to Jordan-Hare next weekend. I, for one, am not surprised by this decision and I believe many in the fan base aren’t surprised either. When healthy last season, White showed outstanding poise and passing ability...
Via Track’em Tigers
2 days ago

Sean White Announced as Auburn’s Starting Quarterback

Upon completion of the Tigers’ practice this evening, Gus Malzahn announced that redshirt Sophomore Sean White would start against Clemson.  The post Sean White Announced as Auburn’s Starting Quarterback appeared first on Track 'Em Tigers, Auburn's oldest and most read independent blog.
Via Track’em Tigers
2 days ago

One of College Football’s Greatest Traditions Returns!

“This is a tremendous day for the Auburn Family and for all sports fans across the country who love the fall and football,” said Ron Booth, executive director of facility operations at Auburn University. Booth made the statement in a University news release today announcing the schools’s intent to reinstate the fan’s rolling the oak tress at Toomer’s Corner. Auburn stopped...
Via Track’em Tigers
3 days ago

Rod Bramblett Gets You Ready for Auburn Football

There was a time when no one envied Rod Bramblett. More than a few said there would never be anyone as beloved as the late Jim Fyffe. His catch phrase, Touchdown Auburn! was as much tradition as Toomer’s lemonade. None of that talk seemed to bother Bramblett, who is now in his 13th year as Auburn’s play-by-play announcer for football, men’s basketball and baseball. Over the...
Via Track’em Tigers
6 days ago

Auburn DL Kennion leaves team to pursue politics

Raashed Kennion, a junior defensive lineman for Auburn, has left left the team to pursue a career in politics. Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn announced the news today during a press conference following the team’s scrimmage. DL Raashed Kennion has left the team to "pursue politics," Malzahn said — Josh Vitale (@AUBlog) August 13, 2016 This isn’t...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: 2016 Auburn Football Fall Camp Interviews: Daniel Carlson

2016 Auburn Football Fall Camp Interviews: Daniel Carlson
Via Auburn Tigers Athletics
17 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: 2016 Auburn Football Fall Camp Interviews: Tony Stevens

2016 Auburn Football Fall Camp Interviews: Tony Stevens
Via Auburn Tigers Athletics
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Malzahn announces dismissal of starting RB Robinson

Jovon Robinson was a breakout player late last season for the Auburn Tigers. After carrying the ball just four times for 20 yards through the first seven games of the year, Robinson carried the load for the team in the last six, finishing the year with 639 yards and three touchdowns. Many expected Jovon Robinson to be the bell cow for Auburn’s offense this season, making his absence...
Via College Spun
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Ex-Baylor QB Jarrett Stidham attends Auburn practice

That noise you hear is Auburn Tigers fans eagerly scouring the web to see if they have landed a big name quarterback. On Wednesday, former Baylor signal-caller Jarrett Stidham created some waves when he was spotted at Auburn’s practice. According to observers, the former four-star recruit was standing next to Tigers head coach Gus Malzahn in his street clothes. Not only was Stidham...
Via Campus Sports Net
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Baylor QB Jarrett Stidham observes Auburn practice

Auburn played host Wednesday to former Baylor quarterback Jarrett Stidham. Stidham, a four-star recruit in the 2015 class, announced earlier this summer that he was transferring out of the Bears’ program as a result of their sexual assault scandal. The 6-foot-3, 210-pound quarterback was reportedly in street clothes at the Tigers’ fall camp practice, going over plays with Auburn...
Via College Spun
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Four-star QB Tray Bishop commits to Auburn

The Auburn Tigers received some good news on Monday, with four-star quarterback Tray Bishop announcing his commitment to Gus Malzahn’s program. The 6-foot-3, 193-pound Georgia native was deciding between Auburn, Florida and Georgia. Jeffrey Lee of Rivals shared the news. Auburn has landed a commitment from Terrell QB/ATH Tray Bishop. He's the Tigers' 11th commitment in the 2017...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Auburn Lands Commitment From 4-Star Quarterback Tray Bishop

The Auburn Tigers got some solid news Monday morning. Four-star athlete/quarterback Tray Bishop, a product of Dawson, Georgia, has announced where he’ll be playing his college football in 2017. Bishop, who narrowed his decision down to Auburn, Florida and Georgia back in late May, officially chose the Tigers. Bishop, a 6-foot-3, 193-pound player, is the 18th-best player in the...
Via College Spun
July 25, 2016  |  Discuss

2016 Auburn signee Tashawn Manning completes chemo

The Auburn got some very good news on Tuesday when it was reported that 2016 defensive tackle signee Tashawn Manning had finished up chemotherapy to combat leukemia. He spoke with AuburnUndercover and he seemed very excited for his future. “I’m all done!,” Manning said. Manning was diagnosed with acute promyelocytic leukemia last Thanksgiving and he is trying to get healthy...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 12, 2016  |  Discuss

TSS Top 50: No. 40 Auburn Tigers

Auburn Tigers 2015 Record: 7-6 overall, 2-6 SEC (beat Memphis 31-10 in Birmingham Bowl) 1 Burning Question: Is the honeymoon over for Gus Malzahn? Gus Malzahn took the conference by storm in 2013. In his debut season as head coach, he took the Tigers to a 11-1 regular season record, beat the mighty Crimson Tide, and guided the Tigers to the National Championship Game. Since that...
Via The Student Section
July 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Roc Thomas transferring from Auburn

Roc Thomas is a rising junior running back who carried the ball 43 times in 2015 for 261 yards for the Auburn Tigers. Thomas’s best two performances of 2015 were against Idaho and San Diego State. Thomas came to Auburn as a five-star prospect and, according to 247 Sports, the number four running back in his recruiting class. Many thought Thomas would have an immediate impact for...
Via The Student Section
May 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Auburn DB Tim Irvin announces he is transferring

Auburn freshman defensive back Tim Irvin, a former four-star recruit, announced Tuesday on Twitter that he’ll be transferring from the university ahead of the 2016 season. Irvin, who recorded 18 tackles in his rookie campaign, thanked the team’s coaches and fans in the note. He said it will be “better” for him to pursue his career somewhere else. Irvin chose the Tigers over...
Via College Spun
May 24, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jim Harbaugh dabs after hitting softball homer off a tee

There are some feats that are worthy of striking a pose once you pull it off. Hitting a home run off a tee may not be one of them, but Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh plays by his own rules. Harbaugh hit the softball field as Michigan’s softball team was putting in some work. Harbaugh being Harbaugh, the Wolverines head coach wanted to see what he could do. With a bat in hand...
Via The Comeback
May 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Peyton Barber turned pro because his mother is homeless

Peyton Barber surprised analysts when he decided to pass up two seasons of eligibility at Auburn and declare for the 2016 NFL draft, but the running back had an outstanding reason for the decision. While at the 2016 NFL Combine, according to Andrew Mason of the Denver Broncos official site, Barber said his mother is currently homeless. A big reason why Auburn RB Peyton Barber...
Via Sportsnaut
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Auburn pitches recruit with Step Brothers-themed mailing

Being creative on the recruiting trail is paramount in the rough and tumble world of SEC football recruiting. Apparently, so is having some knowledge of Photoshop. That seems to be the case for the Auburn Tigers, as they recently sent out a piece of recruiting mail to an offensive line recruit with a Step Brothers theme to it. Auburn will stop at nothing to get coveted graduate...
Via The Comeback
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Mother of top recruit: Will Muschamp is a 'pure liar'

The mother of a top defensive recruit blasted former Auburn defensive coordinator Will Muschamp for lying to her. Jennifer Coney, who is the mother of No. 1 recruit Rashan Gary, had harsh words for Muschamp for leaving to take the head coaching job at South Carolina after telling her he would stay at Auburn. Coney tells 247 Sports that Auburn recruiters Muschamp and linebackers...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley not thrilled about Auburn's bowl game

Just two seasons ago, the Auburn Tigers were in Pasadena, Calif. for their bowl game … getting ready to play the Florida State Seminoles for the national championship. In 2015, reports are the Tigers will be playing a lot closer to home. Some projections have Auburn heading to the Birmingham Bowl, just 110 miles northwest of their campus. While a bowl is a bowl for many teams...
Via Gamedayr
December 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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