Holds Auburn record for consecutive starts at 52, starting every game
of career ... Sixth lineman in AU history to win the Jacobs Blocking Trophy (2010) ...
Part of offense that became the first AU team to ever rush for 300 yards or more in
six straight SEC games during 2010 season.
2010 -- Jacobs Blocking Trophy winner (best blocker in SEC as voted by coaches)
... AFCA Coaches' All-America ... Walter Camp All-America Team ... FWAA All-
America Team ... Associated Press Second-Team All-America ... SI.com First-Team
All-America ... CBSSports.com Second-Team All-America ... Rivals.com Second-
Team All-America ... Coaches' First-Team All-SEC ... Associated Press Unanimous
First-Team All-SEC ... Phil Steele First-Team All-SEC ... ESPN.com All-SEC ... Named
Phil Steele's Midseason All-America First-Team ... Phil Steele Fourth-Team Preseason All-
American ... Coaches' First-Team Preseason All-SEC ... First-Team Preseason All-SEC as
voted by members of the media ... First-Team Preseason All-SEC by Sporting News,
Rivals.com, Lindy's, Athlon, Phil Steele, and Blue Ribbon ... Started all 14 games at left tackle
... Part of o-line that allowed 23 sacks in 296 pass attempts ... Started season opener
vs. Arkansas State as o-lined paved way for 608 yards total offense, including 367 yards
rushing ... Part of o-line that allowed just one sack in 16 pass attempts ... Started SEC
opener at Mississippi State, helping Tigers rush for 190 yards ... Missed second half vs.
MSU due to injury ... Started vs. Clemson and helped AU average 7.0 yards per play and
total 424 yards total offense ... AU rushed for 221 yards vs. Clemson ... Against South
Carolina, helped Tigers rush for 334 yards and total 492 yards total offense ... Allowed
just one sack on 25 pass attempts vs. USC ... Against ULM, helped Tigers post third
consecutive game with at least 220 yards rushing as AU rushed for 233 yards ...
Against Kentucky, part of o-line did not allow a sack in 21 pass attempts ... O-line
helped Tigers rush for 311 yards ... Against Arkansas, helped Tigers set all-time high
points (65) vs. an SEC team ... Part of o-line that paved way for 330 yards rushing
and allowed a pair of sacks in 15 pass attempts ... Against LSU, part of o-line that
rolled up 440 yards rushing, the most ever against an LSU defense and the fifth-most
by an AU team ... Against Ole Miss, helped offense rush for 343 yards and amass 572
yards total offense marking fifth time Tigers surpassed 500 yards total offense ...
Against UTC, helped Tigers total 628 yards offense as AU put up 41 points in first
half ... AU offense averaged 11.6 yards per play and 9.8 yards per rush ... Against
Georgia, helped Tigers total 463 yards of offense with 315 rushing ... Against
Georgia, helped Tigers total 463 yards of offense with 315 rushing ... Part of o-line
that has helped AU score 48 points or more in six of 11 games season ... Against
Alabama, helped AU offense overcome slow start and total 332 yards of offense and
score 28 points over the final three quarters ... Helped Tigers run for 118 yards in the
second half ... In SEC Championship Game vs. South Carolina, helped Auburn rack
up 589 yards total offense with 238 yards rushing and 351 passing ... Tigers averaged
8.3 yards per play and set SEC Championship Game record with 21 points in a quarter
(first) ... Auburn also set SEC Championship Game record with 56 total points
and the 39-point margin of victory ... Also part of offense that became the first AU
team to ever rush for 300 yards or more in six straight SEC games ... Against Oregon
in BCS National Championship Game, helped Tigers rush for 254 yards and amass
519 yards total offense.
2009 -- Coaches' Second-Team All-SEC ... Associated Press Honorable Mention
All-SEC ... Phil Steele's Second-Team Midseason All-SEC ... Started all 13 games ... Had
67 knockdown blocks, second most on team ... Part of line that allowed 21 sacks in 364
pass attempts ... Started at tackle in season opener vs. Louisiana Tech and recorded eight
knockdown blocks ... Did not allow a sack on 27 pass attempts vs. Tech ... Against
Mississippi State, did not allow a sack in 24 pass attempts and had a team-high 9.5
knockdown blocks ... Led offensive line with nine knockdown blocks vs. West Virginia
... Played every offensive snap vs. Mountaineers ... Had a pair of knockdown blocks vs.
Ball State ... Finished with second-most knockdown blocks vs. Tennessee with seven ...
Recorded second-most knockdown blocks vs. Arkansas, totaling 8.5 ... Against
Kentucky, had five knockdown blocks and helped Tigers rush for 220 yards ... Finished
with six knockdown blocks vs. LSU ... Totaled a team-best seven knockdown blocks vs.
Ole Miss ... Playing just the first half vs. Furman, had five knockdown blocks ... Against
Georgia, recorded first career reception for a loss of 3 yards ... Part of o-line that helped
Tigers to 332 yards total offense and 21 points vs. Alabama ... Helped paved way to 420 yards
total offense vs. Northwestern in Outback Bowl.
2008 -- Second Team Preseason Media All-SEC ... Second Team Preseason Coaches'
All-SEC ... Phil Steele's Preseason Second Team All-SEC ... Started all 12 games ... Had
season-high grade of 92 percent vs. Southern Miss ... Finished with 47 cockroach
blocks, 19 pancake blocks and 72 rodeo blocks ... Started at left tackle in season opener
vs. Louisiana-Monroe, grading at 91 percent on 61 plays ... Played 74 snaps vs.
Southern Miss, grading at 92 percent ... Had nine cockroach blocks, three pancake
blocks and 12 rodeo blocks vs. Southern Miss ... Graded 83 percent overall on 77 snaps
vs. Mississippi State ... Had 12 rodeo blocks, five cockroach blocks and six pancake
blocks vs. MSU ... Graded at 75 percent overall on 71 snaps vs. LSU with nine rodeo,
two cockroach and half a pancake blocks ... On 72 snaps vs. Tennessee, graded at 79
percent overall with 12 rodeo blocks and one pancake block ... Graded out at 80 percent
on 65 snaps vs. Vanderbilt ... On 62 snaps, graded at 87 percent with two rodeo, two
pancake and three cockroach blocks vs. Arkansas ... Posted an 87 percent grade on 71
snaps vs. Ole Miss ... Had seven cockroach and three rodeo blocks vs. Rebels ... Graded
at 91 percent overall on 65 snaps vs. UT Martin, with six rodeo, seven cockroach and
two pancake blocks ... Against Georgia, played 71 snaps and graded at 86 percent overall
with five rodeo, two cockroach and one pancake block.
2007 -- Collegefootballnews.com's Freshman All-America First Team ...
Coaches' All-SEC Freshman Team ... First-Team Freshman All-American by
Scout.com and Rivals.com First Team Freshman All-American ... Sporting News
SEC All-Freshman Team and Sporting News First Team Freshman All-America
Team ... Started all 13 games on offensive line ... First true freshman at Auburn to start
season opener since WR's Ben Obomanu and Devin Aromoshodu in 2002 ... Only third
true freshman during Tuberville era to start in season opener ... In a team-high 73
snaps, graded out at 73 percent including 82 percent on assignments against Kansas
State ... Also led offensive line with 74 plays against South Florida, earning an overall
grade of 86 percent, including 93 percent on assignments ... Graded out at 79 percent
overall while playing all 70 snaps against Mississippi State ... Had an 89 percent mark
on assignments against the Bulldogs ... 64 plays against New Mexico State, recording a
91 percent overall grade, which was second highest among AU linemen, and posted a
98 percent on assignments ... In 69 plays against No. 4 Florida, tied for team high in
overall grade at 86 percent and tied for second on OL with a 96 percent on assignments
... Team-high 60 snaps versus Vanderbilt ... Posted a 81 percent overall grade and a 93
percent on assignments against the Commodores ... Overall grade of 91 percent on 81
snaps at Arkansas ... At LSU, had an 84 percent overall grade ... Played 79 snaps vs. Ole
Miss, grading out at 86 percent ... Graded at 87 percent overall on just 25 snaps vs. Tennessee
Tech ... Registered a 90 percent overall grade on 65 snaps vs. Alabama.
HIGH SCHOOL -- High School Coach: Ronnie Peacock ... Registered 31 pancake
blocks, 43 knockdown blocks and was in on 11 tackles and 1.5 sacks playing defense in
goal line situations as a senior ... Had 27 pancake blocks, 25 knockdowns, 21 champion
blocks and 13 deuce blocks his junior season ... Member of the USA Today All-
American team ... Gatorade Arkansas Football Player of the Year ... Named Orlando
Sentinel Arkansas Player of the Year ... Ranked No. 1 in the Arkansas Top 15 by
Rivals.com ... Ranked 34th nationally in the Rivals100 ... Slated No. 4 nationally at
offensive tackle by Rivals.com ... Ranked No. 4 nationally by Espn.com ... Named 7A
All-State and 7A Player of the Year by the Arkansas High School Athletic Association
... Named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 ... Named to the
Parade Magazine All-America team ... Named a Scout All-American and ranked No.
31 in the Scout National Hot 100 ... Selected to play in the Max Emfinger All-
American Bowl Game Classic following his senior season ... Named to the Arkansas
Democrat-Gazette Super Sophomore team in 2004 ... Named All-State in 2005 by
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and AHSAA ... Led his team to the 7A state championship
game ... Selected 2006 Arkansas Gatorade Player of the Year ... Named Northwest
Arkansas Morning News Co-Player of the Year.
PERSONAL -- Born March 29, 1989 ... Son of Mike and Dawn Ziemba, both of
whom attended Auburn ... Major: History.