Auburn senior WR Duke Williams has been dismissed from the football program.
Auburn HC Gus Malzahn said that despite a disappointing 3-2 start to the season, his players "want to get better, that's the big thing, and I really believe we'll continue to do that."
Auburn sophomore RB Peyton Barber rushed for 147 yards and five touchdowns as the Tigers beat San Jose State 35-21 on Saturday.
Auburn HC Gus Malzahn said there is nothing that senior WR Duke Williams is "doing wrong or he needs to do better," in terms of production on his end.
According to Auburn HC Gus Malzahn, senior WR Ricardo Louis is dealing with multiple "minor issues."
Auburn senior WR Duke Williams "has a disturbing tendency to drop catchable passes," TFY Draft Insider Tony Pauline notes.
Auburn HC Gus Malzahn confirmed on Tuesday, that redshirt freshman QB Sean White will start against San Jose State.
Auburn HC Gus Malzahn said, "I think everyone saw that [redshirt freshman QB Sean White] competed [during Saturday's loss to Mississippi State]."
Making his first start of the season, Auburn redshirt freshman QB Sean White completed 20-of-28 passes for 188 yards and an interception in Saturday's 17-9 loss to Mississippi State.
Trent Dilfer called Auburn redshirt freshman Sean White, a former pupil whom he coached at Elite 11 camp in 2013, a "program changer."
On Saturday against LSU, Auburn senior CB Jonathan Jones "showed the quickness and ability to turn and run that is needed as a cover corner, but he was extremely disappointing when asked to handle his business against the run," writes NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein.
NFL Media analyst Lance Zierlein reports that one NFC scout told him that Auburn junior QB Jeremy Johnson has a "strong arm and they are high on him," but he has "looked awful so far."
Auburn redshirt sophomore DL Carl Lawson is out for an "extended period" of time due to a hip injury.
Auburn has benched junior QB Jeremy Johnson for Saturday's game against Miss State.
Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn has benched junior QB Jeremy Johnson and redshirt freshman Sean White will start versus Mississippi State.