Junior Barrett Trotter was named Auburn's starting quarterback, which clearly disappointed sophomore Clint Moseley.
Auburn opened up spring practice on Wednesday with multiple starting positions to fill. The Tigers must replace 15 starters on offense and defense, but none will be watched as closely as the quarterback spot.
Mike Herndon of The Mobile Press Register speculates that Auburn will have quite a heated quarterback battle in 2011, one which will feature Barrett Trotter and Clint Moseley vying to replace one-year legend Cam Newton.
Auburn backup quarterback Barrett Trotter injured his knee during mopup duty in the game against Louisiana-Monroe, but head coach Gene Chizik called it "a nick and bruise type thing."
After tearing his ACL last season, Auburn quarterback Barrett Trotter is 100% healthy heading into spring practice.
Auburn quarterback Barrett Trotter suffered a torn ACL in his left knee in Thursday's practice.