AUBURN, Ala. (WIAT) — The 2019 football season is underway on the Plains. Auburn kicked off fall camp practices Friday afternoon at the Tiger’s athletic complex. Coach Gus Malzahn enters his 7th season at the helm and faces a quarterback battle entering the season. Redshirt freshman Joey Gatewood and freshman Bo Nix are competing for the starting signal caller spot. Gatewood was seen practicing with the “ones” at the Tiger’s first day of camp. 16th-ranked Auburn opens the season against #13 Oregon on August 31st.