Originally written on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 11/11/14
Things for Auburn football don’t look good. About an hour ago it was being reported that 12 Auburn football players failed a synthetic drug test that they were supposed to take before the 2010 National Championship, however, some players didn’t take it until after the game they won. As much as I could go on about that, I want to focus on former Auburn Tiger Nick Fairley who was taken in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions. AUBURN FOOTBALL: GOING DOWN IN FLAMES This past offseason Fairley was indeed caught with drugs. So we know he’s used before but what are the chances he was one of those 12 players who failed that drug test in 2010? Hypothetically let’s say Fairley was one of those players and his involvement was revealed prior to the 2011 Draft. Here’s a direction the Lions’ could’ve went instead of Fairly who more than likely would’ve fallen hard. Robert Quinn was taken right after Nick Fairley by the St. Louis Rams. Quinn had some baggage coming into the ...
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