Carl Lawson was a key contributor last fall as a true freshman defensive end.
Wide receiver D'haquille Williams is a transfer from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. He is expected to challenge for a starting spot this fall.
Gabe Wright, a returning starter at defensive tackle, is also working at defensive end this spring.
Gimel President is looking to earn playing time at defensive end as a redshirt sophomore.
Jeffrey Whitaker is a former starter at defensive tackle who redshirted last season after having a knee injury. He will be a senior this fall.
Robenson Therezie is Auburn's returning starter at the "star" position on defense.