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  • Carl Lawson: Fellow DL DaVonte Lambert 'opened my eyes' in 2014

    Posted by RYAN BLACK on March 29, 2015

    Rising senior defensive lineman DaVonte Lambert (86) was a someone fellow defensive lineman and teammate Carl Lawson admired while he sat out last season rehabbing from a torn ACL.

    Auburn defensive lineman DaVonte Lambert impressed teammate Carl Lawson last season, while the latter was rehabbing from surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament.

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  • Guerry Clegg: Why is it so difficult for Dogs, Tigers and Tide to win in basketball?

    Posted by GUERRY CLEGG on March 28, 2015

    By Sunday evening, the NCAA men's basketball tournament will be two-thirds complete and the 77th Final Four will be set. And for the 76th time -- a fairly representative sample size, wouldn't you agree? -- the four teams absorbing the national spot light will not include Georgia, Auburn or Alabama.

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  • Roc Thomas 'in good position' in fight to become Auburn's lead running back

    Posted by RYAN BLACK on March 28, 2015

    Rising sophomore Roc Thomas is primed to take a much larger role in Auburn's offense this fall — potentially as the starting running back.

    Editor's note: One of the biggest position battles for Auburn this spring is at running back. Two players vying for the job were on the roster last season: redshirt sophomore Peyton Barber and true sophomore Roc Thomas. We'll highlight each player this week in a two-part series. We have the second and final entry of the series today, as we look at Thomas, considered the co-favorite to emerge as the starter along with junior college transfer Jovon Robinson.

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  • Ready to run: Jeremy Johnson out to prove he's more than a pocket passer

    Posted by RYAN BLACK on March 28, 2015

    Jeremy Johnson (6) runs with the ball during Auburn's fall camp last year.

    AUBURN, Ala. — Jeremy Johnson has heard it enough that he's gotten used to it by now: he's a better pure passer than he is a runner. And that pigeonholing began as soon as he joined Auburn in 2013: in a four-way battle for the starting quarterback position, Johnson was pegged as more of a polished, "conventional" signal-caller, while Nick Marshall was the dynamic, fleet-footed athlete.

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  • Spring Practice: RB Roc Thomas

    Posted on March 28, 2015

    Thomas on the running back battle: "We really just, since we are splitting reps, I mean we try to encourage each other. It's really just a group effort. I mean, we are pretty much brothers out there."

    Thomas on the running back battle: "We really just, since we are splitting reps, I mean we try to encourage each other. It's really just a group effort. I mean, we are pretty much brothers out there."

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  • Auburn expects senior WR D'haquille Williams to finish career on a high note

    Posted by RYAN BLACK on March 27, 2015

    Auburn receiver D'haquille Williams missed the team's appearance at the Outback Bowl's welcome dinner Friday night. It is not known whether the junior will play in the New Year's Day bowl contest.

    AUBURN, Ala. — D'haquille Williams' decision to return to Auburn for his senior season registered as a shock to many NFL draft analysts. Had he left early, Williams was expected to be selected in the first or second round of this year's draft; for many players, receiving that type of evaluation from the NFL leads to saying sayonara to their college team.

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