Alabama News Network Sports Analyst John Longshore is giving his analysis of Auburn’s loss in the Birmingham Bowl and its 6-7 season under first-year head coach Bryan Harsin.
The Auburn Tigers go into Tuesday’s Birmingham Bowl wanting to avoid ending a season with five straight losses for the first time in 71 years.
Alabama News Network Sports Analyst John Longshore is talking about Auburn quarterback Bo Nix’s decision to enter the transfer portal and leave the Plains.
Auburn quarterback Bo Nix is in search of a new school after saying he’s entering the transfer portal.
Auburn seeks to bounce back from two straight defeats and the loss of starting quarterback Bo Nix and kicker Anders Carlson when the Tigers play at South Carolina.
Carlson and Nix were both hurt in Saturday’s 43-34 loss to Mississippi State, when the Tigers blew a 25-point lead.
According to ESPN, Auburn quarterback Bo Nix will have surgery on Monday to repair the ankle injury suffered during Saturday’s loss to Mississippi State.
Texas A&M’s Micheal Clemons scored the game’s only touchdown on a 24-yard fumble return early in the fourth quarter, and No. 13 Texas A&M beat No. 12 Auburn 20-3.
Auburn quarterback Bo Nix passed for 276 yards and a touchdown and ran for two more scores and No. 18 Auburn’s defense made a number of big stops in a 31-20 victory over 10th-ranked Mississippi on Saturday night.
No. 10 Mississippi is set to visit No. 18 Auburn. It’s a matchup of the two remaining challengers to third-ranked Alabama in the Southeastern Conference Western Division.