August 21, 2006

The Top 10 Question Marks

The Tigers still have a lot of questions to address with less than two weeks before Auburn opens the season against Washington State. In our latest feature, ranks the Top 10 biggest questions marks the Tigers face in the coming weeks.

1. Injuries
This has been the most injury-plagued preseason since Tommy Tuberville arrived on the Plains. It's probably not a coincidence that this is also the most physical two-a-days under his regime. Fortunately, all of AU's projected starters are in pretty good shape and should be ready for the season while the most significant remaining injuries are to backups with the lone exception being linebacker Will Herring (hamstring) who is still expected back before the opener.

Prediction: Barring any major new injuries, look for Auburn to field a relatively healthy team against the Cougars on Sept. 2.

2. Left Tackle

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