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9-4, 3rd in American Athletic - West

Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch, here on Super Bowl Radio Row, is regarded as a potential first-round pick.

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Rams have an obvious need at QB

Is Paxton Lynch the long-term answer for L.A.'s new franchise? Todd McShay sees a lot of the tools you look for in an NFL starter in Lynch, but he has some issues with the QB as well. Mock Draft 2.0 (Insider)

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Who is next year's Baker Mayfield? (2:38)
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Worst day from a future first-rounder?

Memphis' Paxton Lynch is the No. 1 quarterback on Mel Kiper's and Todd McShay's draft boards. He played nothing like it against Auburn in the Birmingham Bowl, posting season lows in both completion percentage and total QBR. Best and worst of bowl season

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Paxton Lynch goes to Rams in mock draft

Mel Kiper projects the Rams to select the Memphis QB with the No. 15 pick. He's not a Week 1 starter but could be a future star in L.A. Kiper: Mock Draft 1.0 (Insider)

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Will Goff be first QB selected in 2016 NFL draft? (2:05)
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McShay: Underclassmen QBs not NFL-ready

All the top underclassmen QBs who have declared for the 2016 NFL draft, including Paxton Lynch and Jared Goff, would've benefited from another year in college, Todd McShay writes. Too cool for school (Insider)

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Which QB prospect is most NFL ready? (2:44)
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Goff outperformed Lynch in bowl season

Cal QB Jared Goff outperformed Memphis QB Paxton Lynch during bowl season. Both QBs have declared for the NFL draft.

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McShay wishes Lynch and Goff had stayed in school (1:14)
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Three elite prospects declare for draft

Ohio State's Joey Bosa, Memphis' Paxton Lynch and Cal's Jared Goff reportedly declared for the NFL draft on New Year's Eve.

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Paxton Lynch to enter NFL Draft

The highly-touted QB will leave Memphis and enter the NFL draft, the junior announced Thursday. ESPN's Todd McShay has Lynch as his No. 2 overall pick in his Mock Draft, while ESPN's Mel Kiper has the QB ranked No. 6 in his latest Big Board.

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McShay breaks down QB draft prospects (2:38)
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Battle of Tigers

Memphis wrecked things on offense this season, but in the Birmingham Bowl, the real Tigers showed their stripes -- on defense. Go on Auburn, let's hear your roar.

Memphis dismisses CB Reggis Ball

Ball's removal from the team comes after a Facebook video surfaced of him getting into a physical altercation with a member of the Auburn equipment staff following Memphis' 31-10 loss in the Birmingham Bowl. Ball, who had two interceptions in the loss, was attempting to take two footballs when the confrontation ensued. Story

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Auburn uses big second half to win bowl game (1:19)
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Johnson lifts Auburn past Memphis in Birmingham Bowl (2:31)
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Auburn Team Birmingham Bowl Trophy Presentation (1:55)
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Auburn overpowers Memphis in bowl win

This Jovon Robinson TD was emblematic of Auburn's second half as the offensive linemen bulled him in for a score. Auburn outscored Memphis by three touchdowns in the second half.

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Malzahn: Our defense played their tails off (0:42)
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Johnson doing it all for Auburn

Auburn's QB already threw for a touchdown, and followed his blockers for this diving touchdown to give Auburn a 24-10 lead against Memphis. (Live on ESPN/WatchESPN)

Team Stats

Passing Yards324.313th
Rushing Yards186.248th
Points For42.77th
Points Against27.0Tied-64th