Auburn will enter the 2012 season with one of the best defensive lines in the SEC. The Tigers return a wealth of talent and experience, with a number of big names looking to continue the legacy of strong defensive line-play at Auburn.
Corey Lemonier is one that will make a huge mark for the Tigers this season, and there are a few things that fans should know about the star that wears No. 55.
Lemonier came into the spotlight last season after making play-after-play in the backfields of some of the country’s most talented teams. Despite huge losses to Alabama, Georgia and LSU, Lemonier was able to perform at a very high level—gaining a combined 15 total tackles and three sacks in those games.
This season, the Tigers will rely on experience and highly regarded talent to drive the front of the Auburn defense. Corey Lemonier is one of the major parts of the 2012 defensive plan.
Here are five things that you must know about the Tigers star defensive end before the season begins.