Auburn Spring Notes

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Auburn's first scrimmage could trim the
quarterback race down.

The Tigers scrimmage Saturday at Jordan-Hare Stadium with four
quarterbacks sharing practice repetitions. Coach Gene Chizik said
Friday any separation will depend on who produces in the scrimmage
and who "really shows flashes of what we're asking them to do
versus who doesn't."

Cameron Newton, Neil Caudle, Barrett Trotter and Clint Moseley
are all in the mix.

At another position, a walk-on is getting some attention.
Safeties coach Tommy Thigpen said after Friday morning's two-hour
practice that sophomore Ikeem Means is competing for time as a

He compared Means to last year's freshman starter Daren Bates
but said he's got "a little more burst."