December 27, 2009

Notebook: Bigger role for freshman

It's been a pretty good first season for Philip Lutzenkirchen but like any true freshman he'd like more playing time.

The Auburn tight end will likely have that opportunity in Friday's Outback Bowl. With Eric Smith (ineligible) and John Douglas (suspended) out for the game against Northwestern, Lutzenkirchen has been getting a lot of extra work at H-back during bowl practices.

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