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Ben Grubbs
Ben Grubbs

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Eclectic, AL

High School:
Elmore County

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 318

Position:
OG

Birthdate:
03/10/1984

Experience:
3L

CAREER:
Has played in 37 games, starting 25.

2005:
Played in and started all 12 games ... Participated in 74 plays against Georgia ... Graded 97 percent overall against the Bulldogs ... Accumulated five rodeo blocks, two cockroach blocks and 1.5 pancakes against Georgia ... Part of an offensive line that helped Auburn's running backs gain 388 yards and six touchdowns against Kentucky ... Finished with two cockroach blocks and two rodeo blocks against the Wildcats ... Graded 87 percent on 76 plays against Ole Miss ... Finished with three pancakes and two cockroach blocks against the Rebels ... Earned a 91 percent overall grade on 84 plays against LSU ... Posted three rodeo blocks, one pancake and one cockroach block against the Tigers ... Member of the offensive line that earned Coaches' Offensive Player of the Week honors against Arkansas ... Finished with a 92 percent overall grade on 79 plays against Arkansas ... Finished with 3.5 pancakes, three rodeo blocks and two cockroach blocks ... Posted a 93 percent overall grade against South Carolina while finishing with three cockroach blocks and two rodeo blocks ... Had one cockroach block against Western Kentucky ... Finished with one cockroach block and was graded 92 percent overall against Ball State ... Was graded 99 percent on assignments against the Cardinals ... Graded 93 percent overall and 100 percent on assignments against Mississippi State ... Credited with three cockroach blocks, one rodeo block and one pancake against Bulldogs ... Graded 94 percent on assignments against Georgia Tech ... Posted two rodeo blocks and one cockroach block against the Yellow Jackets.

2004:
Started all 13 games ...Finished with a 91 percent overall grade with 98 on assignments against Alabama ... Credited with nine rodeo blocks against the Crimson Tide ... Posted 93 percent overall mark with two pancakes and helped Auburn accumulate 404 yards of offense against Georgia ... Graded 92 percent with 100 percent mark on assignments with 10 rodeo and two pancakes against Ole Miss ... Finished with 93 percent overall and 98 percent on assignments against Kentucky ... Had the highest grade of the starters with an overall 91 percent and helped Auburn total 522 yards of offense against Arkansas ... Finished with 97 percent grade on assignments against Tennessee ... Posted a 100 percent grade on assignments and an overall mark of 91 percent against The Citadel ... Had a 95 percent on assignments against LSU ... Posted grades of 92 and 96 percent on assignments against Mississippi State and Louisiana- Monroe, respectively ... Moved from tight end to guard prior to spring drills. Moved from tight end to guard before spring drills ... Named the Most Improved Offensive Linemen by the coaching staff.

2003:
Moved from defensive tackle to tight end in two-a-days ... Played in nine games including the last seven ... Used mainly in blocking situations.

2002:
Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Registered 150 tackles and six sacks and an interception as a senior ... Also played fullback, rushing for 130 yards on 28 carries and two touchdowns and caught seven passes for 50 yards... Totaled 110 tackles, four sacks and an interception as a junior ... Four-year starter ... Ranked as one of the top 10 players in the state of Alabama by SuperPrep Magazine ... SuperPrep All-American ... Alabama Sports Writers Class 4A All-State selection as an offensive lineman ...All-county and all-metro selection as a linebacker ... Prep Star All-Region selection ...Four-year starter on the basketball team.

PERSONAL:
Full name is Benjamin Richard Grubbs ... Born March 10, 1984 ... Son of Deborah Grubbs ... One brother, Cedric, 23 ... Graduated in Spring 2006 with a degree in business.