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Fannin To Focus On Tailback This Spring

Mario Fannin

Mario Fannin has played a number of different positions at Auburn, but this spring he'll be back running the football for the Tigers.

Auburn, Ala.--With Ben Tate gone after rushing for 1,362 yards and 10 touchdowns in his senior season, the Auburn Tigers will be looking for a go-to guy at the running back position beginning in spring practice. A player who will get a long look at the position is senior-to-be Mario Fannin. Recruited by the Tigers as a safety, Fannin's explosive ability put him on offense right away when he... Recommended Stories