Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Terrell Zachery

Newton, No. 3 Auburn roll over Mocs, 62-24

The game was easy for Cam Newton and No. 3 Auburn. If the Tigers' star quarterback faced any stress Saturday, it came after their 62-24 victory Saturday against Chattanooga.Facing questions about an NCAA investigation into his recruitment, Newton insisted he has broken no rules."I haven't done anything wrong," Newton said. "I'm an Auburn athlete, and I'm still playing for Auburn. I love Auburn, and that's all I've got to say."The Heisman Trophy contender received a warm reception from fans two days after allegations came out that a man tried to solicit payment from Mississippi State for Newton to play there.With the off-the-field distractions as a backdrop, Newton and the Tigers (10-0) churned out 48 points and 484 yards in the first half against the Football Championship Subdivision Mocs (5-4), who have lost all 21 meetings.Newton passed for a career-high 317 yards and four touchdowns and ran for a fifth, all in the first half. In fact, the scores came in the first 17 minutes, and he ...

Read More

  1. Newton Leads Auburn to 56-17 Win, Into Title Game

    ATLANTA -- Cam Newton still seems a little dazed by it all, how a guy who was playing at a junior college in Texas just a season ago has the Heisman Trophy in his gr...

  2. Auburn beats Louisiana Tech 37-13

    Auburn beats Louisiana Tech 37-13Sunday, September 06, 2009 By JOHN ZENOR, AP Sports WriterPrintAUBURN, Ala. —  Chris Todd and Terrell Zachery hooked up on a school-...

  3. King rallies Georgia past Auburn 31-24

    King rallies Georgia past Auburn 31-24Sunday, November 15, 2009 By PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports WriterPrintATHENS, Ga. —  Caleb King ran for two fourth-quarter touchdown...

  4. No. 2 Alabama squeaks past rival Auburn 26-21

    No. 2 Alabama squeaks past rival Auburn 26-21Friday, November 27, 2009 By JOHN ZENOR, AP Sports WriterPrintAUBURN, Ala. —  Pushed to the limit and outplayed most of ...

  5. No. 2 Bama squeaks past Auburn, 26-21

    No. 2 Bama squeaks past Auburn, 26-21Saturday, November 28, 2009 By JOHN ZENOR, AP Sports WriterPrintAUBURN, Ala. —  Pushed to the limit and outplayed most of the ga...

  6. Arkansas beats Auburn 44-23 for Tigers' 1st loss

    Arkansas beats Auburn 44-23 for Tigers' 1st lossSaturday, October 10, 2009 By NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports WriterPrintFAYETTEVILLE, Ark. —  Michael Smith rushed for 145 y...

  7. Auburn beats Louisiana Tech 37-13

    Auburn beats Louisiana Tech 37-13Saturday, September 05, 2009 By JOHN ZENOR, AP Sports WriterPrintAUBURN, Ala. —  Chris Todd and Terrell Zachery hooked up on a schoo...

  8. Bowl Preview Capsules

    Bowl Preview CapsulesThursday, December 31, 2009 By The Associated PressPrintLine: Auburn by 8.Series Record: First meeting.What's At StakeNorthwestern is in a bowl ...

  9. AU offense identifies some playmakers

    AU offense identifies some playmakersSunday, September 06, 2009 By JOHN ZENOR, AP Sports WriterPrintAUBURN, Ala. —  Auburn's new offense wasn't necessarily predictab...

  1. Ravens cut nine, including vets Cousins and Stupar

    The Baltimore Ravens have waived nine players, including offensive lineman Oniel Cousins and tight end Jonathan Stupar .Cousins started four of the 25 games he playe...

  2. Auburn Keeps Title Hopes Alive With Epic Comeback Against Alabama

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Cam Newton ran around Bryant-Denny Stadium with a hand over his mouth, having hushed up those who might have thought his shot at the national tit...

  3. Blake trying to be Auburn's go-to receiver

    Emory Blake wanted to score touchdowns, not throw for them.The Auburn receiver didn't try to be a quarterback like his father and longtime NFL passer Jeff Blake, who...

  4. Newton helps No. 8 Auburn escape Kentucky 37-34

    Cam Newton was dazzling as No. 8 Auburn spurted to a 17-point lead against Kentucky.After the Wildcats rallied, the quarterback's grit kept the Tigers undefeated.New...

  5. TCU rolls, Alabama gets pushed out of title race

    Joe Paterno reached another magic number and Michigan played maybe the wildest game in its storied history.All that as one national championship contender made an im...

  6. Ingram returns and No. 1 Alabama rolls; No. 8 Nebraska routs Washington behind Martinez

    Mark Ingram immediately showed he was healthy for Alabama. Taylor Martinez proved that he could handle a hostile environment for Nebraska.The top-ranked Tide and eig...

  7. Byrum's OT kick and Clemson miss help No. 16 survive, 27-24

    The first kick gave No. 16 Auburn hope and the second supplied relief because the Tigers could keep on playing. Then the third led to euphoria because the home team ...