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Tiger Players Say They Respect Chizik

Philip Lutzenkirchen

Comments from Philip Lutzenkirchen and Tre Mason are featured about their fired head coach, Gene Chizik.

Auburn, Ala.--Philip Lutzenkirchen, one of the most respected seniors on the 2012 Auburn football team, said that his fired head coach will leave his post with the respect of his team. Chizik told his players on Sunday afternoon that he is out as their head coach in what Lutzenkirchen said was an emotional meeting. "He said he is disappointed in himself more than anything," the tight end said... Recommended Stories