Ian Bivona | Sports Writer
Week 6 of the NFL season saw several former Auburn Tigers take the field for their NFL teams, including one record-setting performance by Cam Newton.
"When you look at it, the statsheet, you know—as far as the statsheet, we played pretty good football, but the three turnovers, obviously, were big," said Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn. "They led to 21 points."
Auburn travels to Columbia, South Carolina, this Saturday to take on the South Carolina Gamecocks. Here are some players to watch and keys to victory for both Auburn and South Carolina.
After a quiet Week 4, multiple former Auburn football players had impressive showings in Week 5 of the NFL season.
“We all know our performance on Saturday wasn’t really Auburn football to the standard that we should have played in,” linebacker Owen Pappoe said. “But we’re looking past that. It’s behind us now."
Week 3 of the NFL season saw several former Auburn Tigers take the field at the professional level, with some standout performances.
Week 2 of the NFL season saw several former #Auburn Tigers take the field at the professional level, with some of them contributing in large roles for their teams.
Rookie debuts, Cam Newton's first game with the Patriots and Darius Slayton finding the endzone twice. It was a busy first weekend in the NFL, and The Plainsman has put together some of the highlights from former Auburn players in Week 1.