Misfires plaguing Stidham, No. 21 Auburn’s offense
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Darius Slayton was sprinting downfield without a Mississippi State defender in the vicinity.
But on a trick play that otherwise worked to perfection, No. 21 Auburn's quarterback Jarrett Stidham badly overthrew his streaking wide receiver.
It's been that kind of year for Stidham, who has struggled at times this season and knows it.
No. 10 Auburn beats Southern Miss 24-13 after long delay
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Jarrett Stidham threw for 245 yards and two touchdowns and No. 10 Auburn beat Southern Miss 24-13 on Saturday night in a game disrupted for nearly three hours by lightning.
Playing behind a shuffled offensive line, Stidham completed 19 of 33 attempts, including touchdowns of 46 yards to Seth Williams and 2 yards to Chandler Cox, while enduring three sacks.
No. 6 Auburn rips Louisiana-Monroe 42-14; No. 1 Tide next
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn players could be forgiven for looking ahead to next week's visit from No. 1 Alabama.
Forgiveness came easy after the Tigers made a strong recovery from their sluggish start against Louisiana-Monroe.
Darius Slayton's 50-yard scoring catch late in the first half gave No. 6 Auburn the lead and the Tigers pulled away for a 42-14 win over ULM on Saturday to set up next week's showdown with the Crimson Tide.
AUBURN — Darius Slayton said that nearly three years ago he was truly naive to the recruiting process.
No. 11 Auburn survives for 23-16 win over Vanderbilt
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Sean White gave Auburn fans something to cheer about when he trotted onto the field, then Josh Holsey helped make sure they had something even bigger to celebrate.
The 11th-ranked Tigers survived a 23-16 scare Saturday against Vanderbilt that left them with a clear path to the Southeastern Conference championship game, as long as they keep winning.