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Part 2, AU 42, USU 38: News, Notes, Quotes

Cody Parkey came up big for the Tigers.

Comments from Cody Parkey plus other news and notes are featured from Auburn's season-opening football victory over Utah State.

Auburn, Ala.--Special teams played a key role in Auburn's nervous 42-38 season-opening victory over the Utah State Aggies on Saturday as the defending national champion Tigers barely avoided a stunning upset. Many of the contributors to the special teams' success were not starters for the Tigers last year. True freshman Tre Mason returned a kickoff 97 yards for Auburn's second touchdown... Recommended Stories