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Chizik Pleased As Tigers Open Practice

Comments from the head coach and players are featured in this Auburn football practice report as the Tigers opened drills without Zeke Pike.

Auburn, Ala.--As the Auburn football team took the field for its first preseason practice on Wednesday, the big news for Coach Gene Chizik's Tigers was who was not there. Zeke Pike, a freshman from Dixie Heights High in Pikeville, Ky., was not with the Tigers and will not be, noted Auburn's head coach, who said the decision was made within the last seven to 10 days to not bring the quarterback...

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