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Part 2: Auburn vs. NMSU News, Notes & Quotes

Demetruce McNeal knocks down a pass.

Comments from Auburn's players plus news and notes from their Homecoming victory are featured.

Auburn, Ala.--Coach Gene Chizik has been looking for a big play from the Auburn defense. Nine games into the season, it finally came during the Tigers' 42-7 win over New Mexico State when four-year starter Daren Bates returned a fumble 62 yards for a touchdown. It wasn't only that the linebacker scored a touchdown to give Auburn a 21-0 lead, it was the manner in which he delivered the six points... Recommended Stories

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