5:57 PM EDT, Fri August 18, 2017
Birmingham News 4 hours ago
Former Auburn QB/WR John Franklin III arrives, practices at FAU

Former Auburn QB/WR John Franklin III arrives, practices at FAU

John Franklin III has joined his new team.
Birmingham News Aug 16, 2017
Rhett Lashlee's Auburn legacy won't end with John Franklin III

Rhett Lashlee's Auburn legacy won't end with John Franklin III

Turns out Auburn won't be Last Chance U. for Franklin now that the former quarterback has transferred to play wide receiver for Lane Kiffin at FAU.
Montgomery Advertiser Aug 15, 2017
John Franklin III announces he'll transfer to Florida Atlantic

John Franklin III announces he'll transfer to Florida Atlantic

Former QB and converted WR John Franklin III has informed the Auburn coaching staff of his intention to play his final year of eligibility elsewhere.         
News & Observer Aug 15, 2017

Coach: Auburn receiver John Franklin III transferring

Auburn quarterback-turned-receiver John Franklin III is transferring. Tigers coach Gus Malzahn said Tuesday that Franklin indicated he is looking "for the chance to play more and get closer to home." …
Montgomery Advertiser Aug 15, 2017
Rankin: Franklin III era fell way short of hype

Rankin: Franklin III era fell way short of hype

John Franklin III has decided to leave Auburn and head to Florida Atlantic as a graduate transfer.         
Birmingham News Aug 15, 2017
John Franklin III headed to FAU to play for Lane Kiffin

John Franklin III headed to FAU to play for Lane Kiffin

John Franklin III will play his last collegiate football season for Lane Kiffin at Florida Atlantic.
Birmingham News Aug 15, 2017
How John Franklin III's transfer impacts Auburn's wide receivers, kick returners

How John Franklin III's transfer impacts Auburn's wide receivers, kick returners

John Franklin III's decision to transfer from Auburn more than two weeks into fall camp leaves the Tigers with no senior wide receivers.
Birmingham News Aug 15, 2017
'Last Chance U' star John Franklin III to transfer from Auburn

'Last Chance U' star John Franklin III to transfer from Auburn

John Franklin III will have one last Last Chance U.
News & Observer Aug 15, 2017

'Last Chance U' star John Franklin III announces transfer from Auburn to FAU

Florida Atlantic appears to have added another big-name transfer: quarterback-turned-receiver John Franklin III. Franklin, a graduate transfer from Auburn, announced on his Instagram account that he would be joining FAU …
Birmingham News Aug 11, 2017
John Franklin III's prospects as a kick returner for Auburn

John Franklin III's prospects as a kick returner for Auburn

John Franklin III will have multiple special teams duties this fall after moving from quarterback to wide receiver.
Montgomery Advertiser Aug 6, 2017
'As long as I'm getting the ball': John Franklin III embracing now WR role

'As long as I'm getting the ball': John Franklin III embracing now WR role

After not being successful as a QB, John Franklin III is now says “getting the ball” is his most important priority to helping Auburn in 2017.         
Birmingham News Aug 5, 2017
John Franklin III explains why he stayed at Auburn after position change

John Franklin III explains why he stayed at Auburn after position change

Earning a Bachelor's degree was always a priority for Franklin, but whether he'd stay at Auburn after graduation was somewhat in question after last season.
Montgomery Advertiser Aug 5, 2017
Auburn WR John Franklin III after team's fifth preseason practice

Auburn WR John Franklin III after team's fifth preseason practice

Auburn WR John Franklin III after teams fifth preseason practice.         
Double-T Nation Aug 1, 2017
The year of the Juco transfer

The year of the Juco transfer

Tech is going to need immediate help from these players Last Chance U has taken the Netflix viewing community by storm. Fans of the show have become infatuated with these players at East Mississippi Community College who have either needed to come to community college for two years to improve their Division 1 scholarship chances or rehabilitate their image after being removed from their initial university. The most satisfying part of each season is seeing where these players end up getting scholarships. Seeing DJ Law go to UAB, John Franklin III to Auburn, and Ronald Ollie to Nicholls State...

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