Auburn coach Gus Malzahn spoke to reporters at a press conference on Tuesday to preview Auburn’s Saturday home opener against Jacksonville State. Malzahn spoke about the injury status for the team and if there would be any changes to the depth chart.
On the talent of Jacksonville State:
Will players injured during Louisville game (Tray Matthews, Carl Lawson, Roc Thomas, Jovon Robinson) be ready for Saturday?
Senior defensive back Josh Holsey is also expected to be back on the field for Auburn and practice today.
On chances that Peyton Barber starts at starting running back after 24 carries and 115 yards rushing against Louisville:
Will freshman running back Kerryon Johnson see the field?
Backup quarterback Tyler Queen has surgery:
The game will be an early start for Auburn as it kicks off at noon ET, which is 11 a.m. local time.