December 14, 2006

Groves: 'I'll be back'

Pass rushing defensive ends are always a hot commodity in the NFL Draft. And with 23 career sacks, Auburn's Quentin Groves certainly has a lot of what the NFL is looking for in an edge pass rusher.

But after talking things over with his family and the AU coaching staff, Groves plans to put off his NFL dreams for another year.

"I've pretty much made it up in my head that I'm coming back," said Groves. "I still want to be the all-time sack leader here at Auburn. That's a goal I think I can get if I stay another year."

Groves, who is second in the SEC this season with 9.5 sacks, is currently second in Auburn career sacks trailing Gerald Robinson who amassed 26 from 1982-85.

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