While Auburn Tigers players prepare for their one-on-one match against Oregon Ducks to be held on September 31 this year, there are a few active and best NFL players that you should know who were once upon a time Auburn Tigers.

Dee Ford

Playing now for San Francisco’s 49ers, Dee Ford has been an NFL talent from the beginning. He also played in all 16 games as a rookie in 2014. Ford was traded to the 49ers by the chiefs after a career year with Kansas City in 2018. With a record of 55 tackles, 13 sacks, and 7 forced fumbles, Ford remains one of the best NFL players.

Kerry Johnson

He’s one of the best Auburn Tigers’ players who is now one of the best NFL players playing for Detroit Lions. This rookie has an averaged 5.4 yards on 118 carries last season of the NFL for 641 yards and 3 touchdowns, and in a Week 3 game against New England. He also broke a more than four-year-long stretch without a 100-yard rusher in a game.

Cam Newton

Cameron Jerrell Newton who is now playing for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League was once upon a time an Auburn Tiger. He is the former No. 1 pick and Heisman Trophy Winner who has passed and rushed for more than 33,000 yards, accounting for 240 touchdowns.


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