Auburn responds to Alabama player who hadn’t heard of Carl Lawson
NFL scouts are familiar with Auburn defensive lineman Carl Lawson, who is slotted to be a mid-round pick in next spring’s draft.
But some Alabama players apparently do not know the Tigers star by name.
Monday, senior captain Ryan Kelly simply stated, “I don’t really know who that is,” according to a tweet from TimesDaily.com’s Alex Byington.
Tuesday, Auburn football’s official Twitter account responded:
— Auburn Tigers (@AuburnTigers) November 24, 2015
The Tide and Tigers meet up at Jordan-Hare Stadium this Saturday afternoon (3:30 pm ET, CBS) for the Iron Bowl.