December 9, 2013
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - Auburn tailback Mario Fannin is set to
return from a shoulder injury.
Fannin and offensive coordinator Gus Malzahn say Fannin is
healthy enough to play for the 17th-ranked Tigers Saturday night
against No. 12 South Carolina.
Fannin missed the Clemson game with what he says was a bad
Mike Dyer has taken over the starting job that Fannin held to
open the season. But Malzahn says Fannin won't be moved back to his
old slot receiver spot.
He hasn't been much of a factor in the running game but does
have two touchdown catches.
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