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Walk-on QB Earns Praise From Auburn Coach

Brent Poole turned down scholarships to have a chance to be on the Auburn football team.

Auburn, Ala.--One of the more impressive new walk-ons for the 2008 Auburn football team is a quarterback from Troy who has good size, a good arm and a strong desire to play football for the Tigers. "It is a lot of fun being out here playing football on the Auburn team," says Brent Poole, a 6-2, 216-pounder out of Charles Henderson High School. "It is a dream come true." He wanted to play for...