AU's Newton, Fairley added to watch lists

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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Auburn quarterback Cam Newton and defensive
tackle Nick Fairley have been added to the watch lists for two
national awards.

The Maxwell Football Club said Wednesday that Newton has been
added to the list for the Maxwell Award, given to college
football's most outstanding player.

Fairley is now on the watch list for the Chuck Bednarik Award,
which goes to the nations top defensive player.

Newton is leading the SEC in rushing and ranks second nationally
in passing efficiency.

Fairley leads the SEC and is tied for fifth nationally in
tackles for loss (12.5) and is tied for second in the league with
five sacks.

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