Auburn vs Florida: The Battle of Beat-Up Teams

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) -- Auburn and Florida can relate to each
other's situations.

Both recent national champions go into Saturday night's matchup
attempting to rebound from blowout losses, deal with injuries and
quarterback issues.

The defending national champion Tigers (4-2, 2-1 Southeastern
Conference) are fresh off a 38-14 loss at No. 10 Arkansas. The
Gators (4-2, 2-2) have lost back-to-back games by a combined score
of 79-21 against No. 2 Alabama and No. 1 LSU.

All four of their combined losses have come against Top 10
teams.

Florida will start a freshman quarterback, either Jacoby
Brissett or Jeff Driskel. No 24 Auburn is standing by struggling
starter Barrett Trotter but freshman Kiehl (pro: Kyle) Frazier is
also playing a big role.

The Tigers might be without injured receiver Emory Blake.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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