Going into the 2022 football season, Auburn Wire will be looking at each scholarship player listed on the Tigers’ roster.
Over the preseason, each profile will cover where the player is from, how recruiting websites rated them coming out of high school, and what role they will play for Bryan Harsin this season.
Up next is linebackerPowell Gordon. Gordon, who is from Auburn, is entering his true freshman season for his hometown team.
Powell Gordon’s Preseason Player Profile
Hometown: Auburn, Alabama
247Sports Composite Ranking
Three-Star | No. 29 in Alabama | No. 64 Linebacker
High School Stats
Depth Chart Overview
Gordon is a product of Auburn’s coaching staff placing an emphasis on local recruiting. He was a two-time captain at Auburn High and helped lead them to the state finals in 2020.
Playing time may be tough to come by for Gordon as a freshman as he is behind several veterans at linebacker. However, he is an important depth piece as he learns the defense and prepares for his chance.