Auburn hires former star Carnell Williams as RBs coach
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Former Auburn tailback Carnell Williams has returned to his alma mater as running backs coach.
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn announced Williams' hiring Wednesday.
Williams was the 2005 NFL Rookie of the Year after being picked fifth overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. As a senior, he led Auburn to an undefeated record.
ASHOF class includes late NFL, Alabama player Kevin Turner
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The late Kevin Turner is being inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame along with other former NFL players Carnell Williams, Jeff Herrod and Takeo Spikes.
Former major league closer Todd Jones is also part of the eight-person class announced Wednesday. They'll be inducted on May 13, 2017.