Michael Niziolek, The Ledger-Enquirer

Michael Niziolek

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Auburn, AL, United States

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Past articles by Michael:

Signing day storylines: Auburn has plenty of spots to fill, high-profile additions a long shot

Auburn landed its quarterback for 2017, but the program still has work to do going into national signing day on Wednesday. Two defenders out of Georgia — Markaviest Bryant and Tyler Taylor — are the Tigers’ best options for adding star power to a class currently ranked No. 9 in the country. → Read More

Nick Marshall hosting football camp this weekend in Auburn

Former Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall will spend Sunday afternoon back on the Plains working with kids on football fundamentals. → Read More

UConn ‘thrilled’ to land big-time hire Rhett Lashlee

UConn coach Randy Edsall praised new offensive coordinator as one of the “brightest offensive minds” in college football while athletic director David Benedict called the move a “big-time hire” in an interview with the Hartford Courant. → Read More

Sugar Bowl welcomes Auburn to New Orleans

Auburn arrived at its team hotel Tuesday night in New Orleans for the Sugar Bowl. → Read More

Sugar Bowl organizers surprised by slow paced ticket sales for ‘marquee matchup’

Ticket sales for this year’s Sugar Bowl are moving at a slower pace than the past two New Year’s Six games at the Superdome. → Read More

Auburn RB Kamryn Pettway plans 2017 return, cites ‘unfinished business’

Auburn running back Kamryn Pettway announced his plan to return for his junior season on social media Saturday night. → Read More

Auburn will be ‘close to 100 percent’ in Sugar Bowl

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn expects quarterback Sean White and running back Kamryn Pettway to be back for program’s showdown against Oklahoma in Sugar Bowl. → Read More

It’s official: Auburn set for Sugar Bowl match-up against Oklahoma

Rematch of 1972 Sugar Bowl will take place in New Orleans on Jan. 2 with Auburn facing off against Oklahoma. → Read More

Columbus area athletes well represented in Iron Bowl history

Intensity of Iron Bowl rivalry a constant eye-opener for Columbus area athletes through the years. → Read More

Ole Miss dedicates practice field to Columbus native Bill Jordan

Ole Miss is naming its practice field after Columbus native Bill Jordan. The Realtree Camouflage president was in Oxford Saturday for a short dedication ceremony during the game against Auburn. → Read More

Four Auburn players facing drug charges granted continuance until September

The four Auburn players facing drug charges on possession of marijuana won’t appear in court Thursday. → Read More

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn going to take time developing freshman QB Woody Barrett

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn’s pause said it all. → Read More

SEC Media Days: Auburn DL Carl Lawson blames team’s struggles last season on ‘complacency’

Auburn defensive lineman Carl Lawson has spent much of his career as a silent leader letting his work ethic help set a high standard in the locker room. → Read More

Four Auburn players facing drug charges won’t miss any playing time

The four Auburn players arrested for possession of marijuana in April — Byron Cowart, Carlton Davis, Ryan Davis and Jeremiah Dinson — won’t miss any playing time. → Read More

Auburn QB John Franklin III will be part of Netflix documentary 'Last Chance U'

Auburn quarterback John Franklin III is front and center in the first trailer for Netflix’s latest documentary series “Last Chance U.” → Read More

War Eagle Extra Mailbag: Eyes on the quarterback situation, offense going into fall camp

The college football season is inching closer and closer. → Read More

Local coaches reflect on Pat Summitt’s legacy

Former Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt passed away at the age of 64 on Tuesday. → Read More

Auburn receives verbal commitment from Anders Carlson, brother of current kicker

Daniel Carlson might hand Auburn’s placekicking duties over to a familiar face. The Tigers received a verbal commitment from the All-SEC first teamer’s younger brother Anders Carlson on Saturday night. → Read More

Timeline: Auburn’s 2017 recruiting class through June

Two 4-star recruits and the top junior college running back in the country helped Auburn climb into the top 20 of 247 Sports’ composite national rankings. → Read More

Former Auburn outfielder Anfernee Grier signs with Arizona Diamondbacks

Anfernee Grier might have caught a glimpse of his future Wednesday afternoon from a suite at Chase Field watching the Arizona Diamondbacks play the Los Angeles Dodgers. → Read More