SHON COLEMAN NEWS

Auburn's LT goes from cancer survivor to starter

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) Shon Coleman always believed that one day he would start for Auburn, even when he went from college-bound recruit to cancer patient as a high school senior. His time has finally come. Coleman will be the Tigers' starting left tackle Saturday against Arkansas and get a chance to show why he was one of the nation's top prospects before being diagnosed with...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Auburn Tigers: Examining the Offensive Line

The biggest question on the campus of Auburn University isn’t about quarterback play in the Arkansas game or who can fill the void at running back. Those issues have been solved. The biggest question on campus has been solved by a big man.Who will protect Nick Marshall's blind side now that Greg Robinson is off to the NFL?The Tigers offensive line will be one of the best units...
Via Football Nation
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Auburn OG Alex Kozan out for the 2014 season

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn announced via the Ledger-Inquirer that his team will be without offensive Guard Alex Kozan for the 2014 season.  According to the Tigers coach, Kozan recently underwent back surgery, “He injured his back while he was home lifting during the summer. He came back, we tried to rehab it, do some different things and he tweaked it.  The doctors just felt like...
Via NCAA Football Zone
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

HUNH: Playoffs, Analytics and Spring Football

Each Thursday we take a look around the world of college football and check out some of the biggest stories, best content (and sometimes worst), videos and opinions. With March Madness ending, the Playoff Guru takes a look at what a 16 team college football tournament might look like [story link]. Spencer Hall of EDSBS wrote a piece on what college football could learn from Turkish...
Via Bloguin Best
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

HUNH: Playoffs, Analytics and Spring Football

Each Thursday we take a look around the world of college football and check out some of the biggest stories, best content (and sometimes worst), videos and opinions. With March Madness ending, the Playoff Guru takes a look at what a 16 team college football tournament might look like [story link]. Spencer Hall of EDSBS wrote a piece on what college football could learn from Turkish...
Via Crystal Ball Run
April 10, 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.
Via FOXSports.com
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

ITAT TV: Coleman Excited About Opportunity

Auburn offensive tackle Shon Coleman discusses his development this spring, battling with Patrick Miller and more.
Via auburn.scout.com
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Caldwell's Monday Morning Quarterback Column

Auburn's defense stepped up its game, the running back depth was on display and Shon Coleman's first playing time highlight the Tigers' second victory of the 2013 season.
Via auburn.scout.com
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

ITAT TV: Coleman Pushing For Playing Time

Auburn redshirt freshman offensive tackle Shon Coleman is pushing for playing time on both the left and right side in preseason practices.
Via auburn.scout.com
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

ITAT TV: Coleman Happy To Compete

Auburn offensive tackle Shon Coleman talks about spring practice with the Tigers.
Via auburn.scout.com
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...
Via AP on Fox
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.
Via auburn.scout.com
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.
Via auburn.scout.com
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...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Coleman Fights His Way Back to Football Field

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

ITAT TV: Reed Excited To See Coleman's Return

Auburn wide receiver Trovon Reed discusses his spring and about seeing Shon Coleman on the practice field.
Via auburn.scout.com
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Cancer Survivor Returns to Practice for AU

Shon Coleman participated in practice on Wednesday for the first time as the Tigers put on the pads for a physical session at Jordan-Hare Stadium.
Via auburn.scout.com
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss

ITAT TV: Chizik Discusses Coleman, Practice

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