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  • Auburn trying to see if LB Cameron Toney 'a fit' at H-back

    Posted by JUSTIN FERGUSON on September 29, 2014

    Redshirt freshman Cameron Toney has moved from linebacker to H-back.

    AUBURN, Ala. — Auburn's Cameron Toney, a redshirt freshman linebacker, raised a few eyebrows before the opening kickoff of Saturday’s game when he warmed up on offense at the H-back position.

    Offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee said the move was made to possibly give Auburn more depth behind seniors Brandon Fulse and C.J. Uzomah ahead of the toughest stretch on the schedule.

    "You know, we're just in the early stages, just trying to see if he's a fit or not,” Lashlee said. “C.J and Brandon will continue to be the guys playing that spot, but you know, we're about to hit that grind where, I think, what, seven of our next eight games are SEC opponents where physically, you don't know what's going to happen, so you're always trying to stay ahead of the game." Quick hits

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  • Auburn football: Quan Bray named SEC special teams player of the week

    Posted by RYAN BLACK on September 29, 2014

    Auburn wide receiver Quan Bray runs 76 yards for his second of back-to-back touchdowns early in the fourth quarter against Louisiana Tech at Jordan-Hare Stadium Saturday.  09.27.14

    AUBURN, Ala. -- Quan Bray had one of the best outings of his Auburn career Saturday, scoring three touchdowns, which was highlighted by a 76-yard punt return in the final quarter. On Monday, the Southeastern Conference honored his effort by naming him the league's special teams player of the week.

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  • Ellis Johnson: 'Consistency starting to come about' for DL DaVonte Lambert

    Posted by JUSTIN FERGUSON on September 29, 2014

    Junior lineman DaVonte Lambert (86) has emerged as one of Auburn's top defensive playmakers four games into the 2014 season.

    AUBURN, Ala. — Through all of Auburn’s usual mixing and matching along the defensive line, junior defensive end DaVonte Lambert has emerged as one of the Tigers’ top defenders early this season.

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  • Auburn football: Tigers' coordinators still looking for 'cleaner' execution

    Posted by JUSTIN FERGUSON on September 29, 2014

    Both Auburn offensive coordinator Rhett Lashlee (above) and defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson are looking for better play from their units four games into the fall.

    AUBURN, Ala. — After their team’s solid yet disjointed 45-17 win against Louisiana Tech last Saturday, both of Auburn’s coordinators are preaching improved execution ahead of a massive SEC West showdown with LSU.

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  • Video: Auburn's Rhett Lashlee, Devonte Danzey meet the press

    Posted by RYAN BLACK on September 29, 2014

    AUBURN, Ala. — Rhett Lashlee and Devonte Danzey spoke with reporter's following Auburn's practice on Sunday.

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  • SEC Power Rankings -- Week 5

    Posted by RYAN BLACK on September 29, 2014

    Cleveland Browns quarterback and former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, center, joins the Armani Watts (23), and the rest of the team and staff as they sing the Aggie War Hymn after the Aggies 35-28 overtime win against Arkansas in an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

    After Week 5, see who's rising and falling in Ryan Black's conference rankings.

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