Auburn defenders Demetruce McNeal, Cassanova McKinzy and Jonathon Mincy tackle Vandy's Zac Stacy and force a turnover late in the second half at Vandy. - Todd Van Emst
Which defensive players stood out against Vanderbilt?
Auburn began a bit of a youth movement this past week, with some younger players getting extended playing time. True freshman Cassanova McKinzy saw significant playing time at middle linebacker and led the team in tackles. While the defense did give up some big plays and 382 total yards to Vanderbilt, the Tigers held the 'Dores to 17 points. These defenders led the way for Auburn's efforts against Vandy.
Cassanova McKinzy - 12 total tackles (7 solo), 1 forced fumble, 1 fumble recovery, 1 QB hurry
Demetruce McNeal - 12 total tackles (6 solo)
Jonathon Mincy - 7 total tackles (4 solo), 1 tackle for loss, 1 pass breakup
Who was the Defensive Player of the Game for Auburn against Vanderbilt?
LB - Cassanova McKinzy (8 votes)
DB - Demetruce McNeal (1 vote)
DB - Jonathon Mincy (1 vote)
Other (Leave Comment) (0 votes)
10 total votes