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AU FOOTBALL: Tate taken in second round by Texans

AU FOOTBALL: Tate taken in second round by Texans

Running back Ben Tate’s fast ascent up NFL teams’ draft boards culminated Friday when the Houston Texans selected him with the 26th pick (58th overall) in the second round of the NFL Draft.

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AU FOOTBALL: Tate happy with stock as NFL Draft begins

AU FOOTBALL: Tate happy with stock as NFL Draft begins

Ben Tate was never short of confidence during his four years at Auburn.

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Tate turns heads at NFL Combine

Tate turns heads at NFL Combine

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Ben Tate told me last week he had no intentions of seeing his Draft stock drop at the NFL Combine.

He may have been selling himself a little short.

Tate had arguably one of the best all-around workouts Sunday am…

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Are there lessons to be learned in the mundane?

Are there lessons to be learned in the mundane?

The Auburn Tigers bombed the Furman Paladins 63-31 in front of a Saturday afternoon Homecoming crowd.

The win was expected as was the relative ease with which it was achieved.

When you’re facing an opponent at a clear disadvantage in terms of talent, there are three things that must be achieved:

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Why the Tigers will gut the Hogs

Why the Tigers will gut the Hogs

By: Kevin Strickland Will tomorrow’s early morning start be a wake-up call for the resurgent Auburn Tigers or will the Arkansas Razorbacks hit the snooze button on another SEC season? All signs point to a high noon (well high elevenish at least) wild SEC West shootout. When the dust clears […]

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Tate turns Berry’s Heisman hopes into roadkill

Tate turns Berry’s Heisman hopes into roadkill

By: Kevin Strickland Eric Berry for Heisman? Sorry, but no. Auburn running back Ben Tate derailed that fleeting notion when he lowered his shoulder in the third quarter of the Tigers’ 26-22 Saturday win over the Vols and flung the Tennessee safety through the air like a rag doll. Heisman […]

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