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Former Tiger Gets A Shot At NFL

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This former Auburn football standout will have to earn his way after being signed as a free agent.

Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.--The wait is finally over for former Auburn center Ben Nowland. After sitting through two days of the NFL Draft without a call from a team looking for some help on the offensive line, the San Francisco '49ers gave Nowland a call just minutes after Mr. Irrelevant was selected by the Oakland Raiders. Deferring the call to his agent after speaking for a few minutes, Nowland... Recommended Stories