Athlon Sports names 8 Tigers to post-spring All-SEC team

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In the past, we had to wait almost all summer long to first see the predictions for the Athlon Sports and Lindy’s of the world when the magazines hit the book shelves.

Not anymore as the Internet has changed that for some time now. Athlon Sports is on top of the conferences after spring practice concluded by releasing post-spring all conference teams including the SEC in which eight Auburn Tigers have made the list.

Here’s a look at each one:

Zakoby McClain

USA TODAY Sports

1st Team All-SEC Position: Linebacker 2020 stats: 113 tackles (57 solo), 5.5 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks, 2.0 quarterback hurries, 1.0 pass broken up, 1.0 fumble forced

Tank Bigsby

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2nd Team All-SEC Position: Running back 2020 stats: 138 rush attempts, 834 yards, 5 touchdowns, 11 receptions, 84 yards, 13 kickoff returns, 306 yards

Smoke Monday

USA TODAY Sports

2nd Team All-SEC Position: Safety 2020 stats: 73 total tackles (41 solo), 4.0 tackles for loss, 3.0 passes broken up, 2.0 interceptions, 1.0 interception for TD, 2 quarterback hurries, 1.0 fumble forced

Anders Carlson

USA TODAY Sports

2nd Team All-SEC Position: Kicker 2020 stats: 20-of-22 field goal attempts, 24-of-25 extra point attempts, 60 kickoffs, 37 touchbacks

Nick Brahms

USA TODAY Sports

3rd Team All-SEC Position: Center

Colby Wooden

Todd Van Emst/Auburn Athletics

3rd Team All-SEC Position: Defensive tackle 2020 stats: 42 total tackles (19 solo), 9.5 tackles for loss, 4.0 sacks, 6 quarterback hurries, 1 pass broken up

Owen Pappoe

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3rd Team All-SEC Position: Linebacker 2020 stats: 93 total tackles (56 solo), 6.0 tackles for loss, 4.0 sacks, 2.0 passes broken up, 2.0 quarterback hurries, 1.0 interception

Roger McCreary

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3rd Team All-SEC Position: Cornerback 2020 stats: 45 total tackles (38 solo), 7.0 tackles for loss, 6.0 passes broken up, 3.0 interceptions, 1.0 quarterback hurry, 1.0 fumbles forced

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