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Byrum Kicking His Way Into Auburn History

Wes Byrum

Auburn kicker Wes Byrum has been named the SEC Special Teams Player of the Week for his 30-yarder and 43-yard game winning field goal in Auburn's 20-17 victory over Florida.

Auburn, Ala.--Wes Byrum was a relatively unknown name after his junior year at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Fort Lauderdale. At the time he might have been one of the better prep kickers in the country, but he was sitting behind senior Brett Swenson, who signed with Michigan State and was a freshman All-American kicker for the Spartans in 2006. Prior to Byrum's senior year he had a good... Recommended Stories