December 13, 2013
*From Auburn media rlations*
Auburn will make its appearance at SEC football media days in Hoover in just 12 days. Players will officially report, maybe even practice, likely Aug. 1. The talk will intensify, that's for sure, but there have already been some comments from the Auburn camp.
Here's a review of some of the best summer-time talk from Auburn coaches...
"Coming here, there weren't any hidden agendas. It wasn't about 'this' ego or 'that' ego. It was going to be all about Auburn. As long as Auburn stayed at the core, we'd all have a chance."
— Defensive line coach/recruiting coordinator Rodney Garner on his return to Auburn
"Gus addressed it real quick, and made sure they understood that in our eyes it was unacceptable, but it was over. Whatever caused it was not going to be made their fault unless it continued. Those weren't his words, but that's how I took it. The point we took to them was: 'We're not going to talk about it, but we won't accept it.'"
— Defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson on Auburn's tough 2012 season