Junior college quarterback signs with Auburn
On Wednesday, dual-threat quarterback John Franklin III signed his National Letter of Intent with the Tigers, according to multiple reports.
The East Mississippi Community College standout will enroll come January and is expected to compete immediately for the starting role.
Franklin signed with Florida State in 2013 prior to transferring to East Mississippi. He was redshirted as a freshman and saw limited action the following season.
He is the top-rated junior college athlete, per 247Sports.com.