Auburn Signee Profile: Davonte Lambert

The Tigers have scholarship papers in from four-star defensive lineman Davonte Lambert.

Auburn Signee: Davonte Lambert is 6-2, 280 from Waynesboro, Ga., where he played at Burke County High School before moving on to Georgia Military College.

:Position/Scout Ranking: He is rated as a four star defensive end prospect.

Auburn's Main Competition: He previously committed to the University of Tennessee before switching to the Tigers.

Why Auburn Signed Him: The Tigers must replace 2013 seniors Dee Ford, Kenneth Carter, Nosa Eguae and Craig Sanders so signing a defensive end who has the potential to contribute immediately is a high priority.

Davonte Lambert

Quoting Lambert "I can just say that at Auburn I just know Coach (Rodney) Garner will bust his tail for me to put me in the league. At the same time I'm going to bust my tail for him as well. Devaroe (GMC) teammate Devaroe Lawrence) never just told me to come to Auburn with him, but at the same time when you look at everything with the coaches you can't go wrong with Coach Garner.

Worth Noting: Lambert, who helped Georgia Military College to a strong 2013 season, signed with the Tigers in December and planned to enroll in January, but is now scheduled to arrive in late spring or early summer. He will have three years to play two seasons at AU.

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