Armed Robbery: How Did Auburn Miss The Signs?

10 days ago four Auburn football players committed armed robbery at an Alabama trailer park.

Auburn Football Players Gang Signs Daren Bates Onterio McCalebb Neiko Thorpe

From these photos - which were taken before the crime - it’s hard to believe that the Auburn coaching staff and athletic department somehow didn’t see the signs of what might happen.

Auburn Football Players Gang Signs Gun Demetruce McNeal

Wait a minute

The four Auburn football players pictured above, Daren Bates, Onterrio McCalebb, Neiko Thorpe and Demetruce McNeal, weren’t actually involved in the robbery.

Auburn Family® indeed.

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One Auburn Player Who Isn’t Wasn’t Getting Paid

Last Thursday thanks to Twitter, we nailed down at least one college football player who we know isn’t getting paid: Auburn starting strong safety Mike McNeil.

Mike McNeil Tweets before robbery

(Another satisfied Colonial Bank depositor?)

And wouldn’t you know it, couple-three hours later he was former Auburn starting strong safety Mike McNeil.


Though Gary Danielson was way ahead of this on this one.

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