Brandon Cox
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"Brandon Cox" is a former American football quarterback, who played college football/collegiately for Auburn University. As Auburn Tigers football/Auburn's starting quarterback from 2005 to 2007 he guided the Tigers to a 29–9 record and was a member of the winningest senior class in Auburn history, winning 50 games during their time on the Plains.

Cox attended Hewitt-Trussville High School, the same school as Jay Barker, former quarterback for rival Alabama Crimson Tide football/Alabama. He was diagnosed with myasthenia gravis in his 10th grade year in high school, but fought the disease and continued to play football. Cox, a left-hander, was recruited to Auburn in 2003 but Redshirt (college sports)/redshirted his freshman year.

After serving one season as backup, Cox stumbled to begin the 2005 season before leading the Tigers to a 9–3 finish. He returned his junior year in 2006 to lead Auburn to an 11–2 finish, including a victory over 2006 Nebraska Cornhuskers football team/Nebraska in the 2007 Cotton Bowl Classic.

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