Backup QB Joey Gatewood leaves Auburn Football program

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Joey Gatewood (Image auburntigers.com Cat Wofford/Auburn Athletics)

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AUBURN, Ala. - Head Football Coach Gus Malzahn confirms Joey Gatewood has entered the NCAA Transfer Portal. The redshirt freshman lost the starting QB battle to Bo Nix at the start of the 2019 season.

While in High School, Gatewood led his team to the Florida state Class 7A finals.

Malzahn says Cord Sandberg will be the backup QB behind Nix.

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