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David Sabino
January 14, 2005
THE NAMES ARE A ROLL CALL OF FOOTBALL'S FINEST: PAT SULLIVAN, BO JACKSON, TRACY ROCKER AND MORE. WE PRESENT SI'S ALLTIME AUBURN TEAM; LET THE DEBATE BEGIN
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January 14, 2005

Gridiron Greats

THE NAMES ARE A ROLL CALL OF FOOTBALL'S FINEST: PAT SULLIVAN, BO JACKSON, TRACY ROCKER AND MORE. WE PRESENT SI'S ALLTIME AUBURN TEAM; LET THE DEBATE BEGIN

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OFFENSE
QB PAT SULLIVAN 1969-71 College Football Hall of Famer was Auburn's first Heisman winner
RB BO JACKSON 1982-85 The most spectacular athlete ever to grace The Plains
FB ED DYAS 1958-60 Auburn won four games in 1960 on field goals by Dyas
WR TERRY BEASLEY 1969-71 Tops the Tigers' charts in multiple receiving categories
TE WALTER REEVES 1985-88 Showed brute strength as a blocker and soft hands as a pass catcher
T WILLIE ANDERSON 1993-95 Athletic tackle helped lead Auburn to a 20-1-1 record in 1993 and '94
G ZEKE SMITH 1957-59 The 1958 Outland Trophy winner played on both sides of the ball
C BEN TAMBURELLO 1983-86 All-America paved the way for Bo Jackson and Brent Fullwood
G ED KING 1988-90 One of the most highly decorated offensive linemen in Auburn history
T WAYNE GANDY 1990-93 Provided flawless pass protection in undefeated senior season
WR KARSTEN BAILEY 1995-98 The Tigers' alltime leader in receptions and second in TD catches
DEFENSE
DE AUNDRAY BRUCE 1984-87 Used his tremendous pass-rushing skills for 15 career sacks
DT TRACY ROCKER 1985-88 Caused havoc in the middle of the line for all opposing offenses
DT DAVID CAMPBELL 1967-69 The Sumiton, Ala., native was a two-time All-SEC selection
DE KEN RICE 1958-60 Voted SEC's best offensive and defensive lineman as a senior in 1960
LB JACKIE BURKETT 1957-59 An All-America in 1958 and '59 and captain of '59 team
LB GREGG CARR 1981-84 Selected as one of the NCAA's five best student-athletes in 1984
LB WALTER GILBERT 1934-36 The only three-time All-America in Auburn history
DB TUCKER FREDERICKSON 1962-64 Two-way great (he also played fullback) was All-America in '64
DB CARLOS ROGERS 2001-04 Only Auburn DB to win Jim Thorpe Award (2004)
DB BUDDY MCCLINTON 1967-69 No Tiger has had more interceptions in a season (9) or a career (18)
DB MIKE FULLER 1972-74 Safety took home All-America and All-SEC honors as a senior in '74
SPECIAL TEAMS
K DAMON DUVAL 1999-02 The best kicker and punter in the SEC during his four years
P TERRY DANIEL 1992-94 Boomed punts for an average of 46.9 yards in the perfect '93 season
KR JAMES BROOKS 1977-80 Is first alltime on Auburn's total yardage list and third in rushing
PR THOMAS BAILEY 1991-94 Holds the school record for punt returns (125) and yardage (1,170)
COACH SHUG JORDAN 1951-75 School's alltime winningest coach with a mark of 176-83-6 (.675)

[This article contains a table. Please see hardcopy of magazine or PDF.]

THE ALLTIME TIGERS TEAM

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