Summer Football Workout Photo Gallery 11

Auburn, Ala.--Scenes from Auburn University's voluntary summer football workouts are featured. The Tigers will open the season Sept. 2nd vs. the Washington State Cougars and will begin SEC play a week later at Mississippi State.

Offensive linemen Leon Hart (right) and Nathan Farrow (left) have been on campus this summer preparing for the 2006 season. Hart will be a junior this fall while Farrow will be a sophomore. Farrow plays guard while Hart plays guard and tackle.

Cole Bennett prepares to run a pass route while fellow tight end Gabe McKenzie watches. Bennett will be a senior this fall while McKenzie will be a redshirt freshman.

Senior wide receiver Courtney Taylor stretches out prior to a summer workout. Taylor is expected to be AU's top receiver this season.

Patrick Trahan, a 2005 signee from New Orleans, will be competing for playing time this season at linebacker after spending last fall as a redshirt.

Senior wide receiver Lee Guess makes a catch on the sideline on a long pass during a summer workout.

Kenny Irons (left) and Quentin Groves enjoy a laugh prior to a summer football workout. Irons, a senior, is a returning first team All-SEC tailback. Groves, a junior, is expected to be a starting defensive end.

Tristan Davis, who is competing for the starting assignment at free safety, spent last season playing both tailback and in the secondary. The speedy sophomore is expected to be a full-time defender in 2006. He could get a chance to carry the football as a kickoff returner.

Lorenzo Ferguson, who made the move from cornerback to safety in the spring, is shown in a summer workout at the football complex. He will be a redshirt sophomore this fall.

Blake Field, who is expected to be Auburn's number two quarterback this fall, has had a busy summer working out with Auburn's receivers.

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