QB Driskel has AU as a favorite


Auburn coaches have known all they needed to know about Jeff Driskel since he put up sensational numbers in a camp last summer.  And now he’s turning heads from coast to coast. 

Driskel, an Auburn fan since he was young, received an Auburn offer last Sept. 1.  He received an offer from Florida earlier this week.  He said Friday Auburn remain samong his favorites.  He said he talks frequently with offensive coordinator Gus Malzahn.  “I talk with coach Malzahn once or twice a week,” Driskel told AuburnUndercover.com.  “We talk constantly.”

And Driskel said the Tigers signing of junior college quarterback Cam Newton has had no impact on him.  “Coach Malzahn was telling me not to worry about them signing Newton,” Driskel said.  “He was telling me about how he would be graduated when I am a sophomore.  That signing didn’t change my sitation with Auburn at all.

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