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Tigers Name Backup QB Following Wednesday Practice

Starter Brandon Cox

Coach Tommy Tuberville said that the coaching staff had decided who will back-up starting quarterback Brandon Cox in the opener against Georgia Tech.

Auburn, Ala.–-Wednesday was D-Day for backup quarterbacks Blake Field and Calvin Booker as the coaches made their final decision just before the players went out for the afternoon practice. Coach Tommy Tuberville said that after watching and evaluating the entire preseason it came down to a matter of consistency between the two. "Today we named Blake Field our backup quarterback for the first... Recommended Stories