Auburn Rumors & News

  • 'Last Chance U' star John Franklin III to transfer from Auburn

    Alabama "John Franklin III will have one last Last Chance U. Less than two weeks after saying "transferring wasn't really an option," the Auburn wide receiver and former star of the Netflix series "Last Chance U" is leaving the Plains, according to a source with knowledge of the matter. "John..." August 15

  • Jarrett Stidham named Auburn’s starting quarterback

    Oanow "What has long been expected has finally been confirmed. Jarrett Stidham will be the starting quarterback when Auburn hosts Georgia Southern to open the 2017 season on Sept. 2. Head coach Gus Malzahn announced the decision on Twitter on Monday morning. Stidham beat out incumbent starter..." August 14

  • Nick Saban leaves Auburn off list of SEC teams he respects

    247 Sports "Alabama coach Nick Saban has a "lot of respect" for many of the teams in the SEC. Saban was asked a similar version of the question most coaches have fielded about the gap between Alabama and the rest of conference when taking the stage at SEC Media Days. The Alabama coach mentioned what..." July 12

  • Bo Jackson's 3-Star WR Nephew Shedrick Commits to Auburn

    Bleacher Report "Shedrick Jackson, a 3-star wide receiver from Hoover High School in Alabama and the nephew of former professional football and baseball star Bo Jackson, committed to Auburn on Monday. He ultimately chose the school over Mississippi State, Missouri, Georgia Tech and Memphis. Jackson, who..." June 26

  • Auburn officially adds two graduate transfers, loses two redshirt freshmen to transfer

    College Football Talk "It was a day of comings and goings for the Auburn football program. As had previously been reported, Auburn confirmed Thursday that Wilson Bell has transferred in Gus Malzahn‘s football team. It was reported in early April that the offensive lineman would be leaving Florida State and was..." May 18

  • Auburn freshman quarterback Woody Barrett transferring from program

    SEC Country "Auburn football is now down to three scholarship quarterbacks after its second transfer at the position in 2017. Redshirt freshman quarterback Woody Barrett is transferring away from the program, a source confirmed to SEC Country on Monday morning. Brandon Marcello of Auburn Undercover first..." May 09

  • Auburn's Kerryon Johnson suffers ankle sprain during spring game

    Montgomery Advertiser "Kerryon Johnson suffered a minor ankle injury in the first quarter of the A-Day spring game Saturday and was in a walking boot following the contest. SEC Network broadcasters confirmed during the game that the junior-to-be tailback suffered a high ankle sprain after a 17-yard reception over..." April 09

  • Auburn lands Florida State grad transfer Wilson Bell

    Alabama "Auburn added more immediate help across the offensive line on Friday. Wilson Bell is transferring from Florida State to Auburn as a graduate transfer, AL.com has confirmed. The news was first reported by 247Sports. Bell, who prepped at Blount High School in Mobile, will have one season of..." April 08

  • Auburn Allegedly Paid Players, Fix Grades to Win National Championship; Players Respond

    Black Sports Online "Selena Roberts is reporting that Auburn University allegedly changed players’ grades to secure eligibility, offered money to potential NFL draft picks to return for their senior seasons, and committed recruiting violations under then head coach Gene Chizik. Roberts’ original story is no longer up..." April 05