Zach Tantillo | Sports Reporter
It is no secret that Auburn’s offensive line had its struggles last season. The unit was plagued with inexperience and injuries that was the cause for many offensive problems, specifically the inability to produce a 1,000-yard rusher for the first time in nine seasons.
Marlon Davidson and Derrick Brown’s decision to return to Auburn not only a solidified Auburn as one of the best defensive lines in the country but solidified the bond between the two veteran defensive linemen.
Harper will start the 2019-2020 NBA season on the Phoenix Suns G-League affiliate team The Northern Arizona Suns after agreeing to a deal on Wednesday, according to Gina Mizell of The Athletic.
Auburn’s Kam Martin has been listed on the preseason Doak Walker Award watch list, an award that is handed out to the nation’s top running back at the end of the season.
“We're excited to have George [Pickens],” Smart said. “He's come in this summer and worked tremendously hard. He's been there from day one, grinding with our guys… We're excited to have him. We're looking forward to seeing him work and earn his opportunities.”
Today’s edition of Bound to Break Out focuses on the players who can emerge from the defensive line, the most talented position group Auburn has to offer and a unit that is littered with next-level talent.
Today’s edition of Bound to Break Out focuses on the players who can emerge from the linebacker position, a position group that was depleted after losing three seniors from last year’s unit.
Today’s edition of Bound to Break Out focuses on the players who can emerge from the secondary, a position group that faced a lot of scrutiny on a top-15 defense last season.
Chuma Okeke has been selected with the No. 16 pick of the 1st round to the Orlando Magic.
With the long gap between the next time Auburn will step on the field and now, it is the perfect time of the year for speculation, dissection and, most importantly, overreaction to Auburn’s A-Day.