"I've seen him make some throws that I've never seen any quarterback make, right on the money every time," senior receiver Ricardo Louis said. "He's consistent; that's what makes him better than most of the quarterbacks I've seen."
Auburn could have three offensive linemen who did not see a snap last year at their projected starting positions against Louisville's Sheldon Rankins, one of the best interior defensive linemen in college football
Petrino is 10-0 in season openers on the college level. The opponents haven't necessarily been stellar, with five wins against Kentucky, four wins against FCS opponents and one win against Miami, a 31-13 decision in 2014.
The four-star prospect received his first official varsity start on Friday against Class 6A, Region 1 rival Daphne
09/05 vs. Louisville (Atlanta) 09/12 vs. Jacksonville State 09/19 @ LSU 09/26 vs. Mississippi State 10/03 vs. San Jose State (HC) 10/10 -- Open Date -- 10/15 @ Kentucky 10/24 @ Arkansas 10/31 vs. Ole Miss 11/07 @ Texas A&M 11/14 vs. Georgia 11/21 vs. Idaho 11/28 vs. Alabama
Woody Barrett - Quarterback John Broussard - Cornerback Stephen Davis, Jr. - Athlete Brodarious Hamm - Offensive Lineman JaMarcus King - Cornerback Malik Miller - Running Back Daquan Newkirk - Defensive End Landon Rice - Tight End Eli Stove - Wide Receiver