With Everett Golson's transfer from Notre Dame to Florida State, he becomes the latest quarterback to take advantage of the NCAA's grad transfer exception, which allows players who have already received their degrees to switch programs and play somewhere else immediately.
Former Auburn players could form a complete NFL team, at least for this summer. The 90-player rosters that NFL squads carry at this time of year have enough ex-Tigers to put complete offensive and defensive units on the field, plus a place-kicker, punter and long snapper.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is planning to rebound after an injury-filled 2014 season. The former Auburn star dealt with ankle surgery, a hairline rib fracture and a back injury suffered in a traffic accident last season. Consequently, he missed two games and posted the lowest passing and rushing stats of his four NFL seasons.
A teen cancer patient, who went to her high school prom with Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Sen'Derrick Marks, died on Thursday, the Florida Times-Union reported. Wolfson Children's Hospital in Jacksonville, Fla., announced the death of Khameyea Jennings, an 18-year-old who had liver cancer.
Golson, Auburn's Jeremy Johnson among new additions to Bovada Sportsbook's listing of early 2015 Heisman odds.
09/05 vs. Louisville (Atlanta) 09/12 vs. Jacksonville State 09/19 @ LSU 09/26 vs. Mississippi State 10/03 vs. San Jose State (HC) 10/10 -- Open Date -- 10/15 @ Kentucky 10/24 @ Arkansas 10/31 vs. Ole Miss 11/07 @ Texas A&M 11/14 vs. Georgia 11/21 vs. Idaho 11/28 vs. Alabama