We will be in front of J&M Bookstore in Downtown Auburn Saturday with Scarlet & Gold from 10:00 to 2:00PM. Be sure to come by and say hello, enter to win some great prizes, be a part of our Live Gameday feed, and more! [...]
Some fans keep commenting on Auburn needing to find an offensive identity which is puzzling to comprehend. Auburn, through 6 games is No. 21 nationally averaging 487-yards per game, and No. 15 in scoring offense, averaging 39 PPG. At team that is struggling to find its offensive identity looks like Florida or Vanderbilt. They certainly don't look like a team that averages over 480-yards per game and nearly 40 PPG [...]
The loss to Mississippi State is disappointing but not devastating in terms of Auburn's future. Last year after a similar loss to LSU on the road, the team bounced back after a bye-week and everything fell into place for the Tigers to have an extremely rewarding season [...]
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn spent the bye week telling his offense it needed to improve its ability to test the edges of a defense. In the Tigers' hurry-up, no-huddle, the speed sweep has always been a key element of Auburn's outside attack.
"I felt, as a defense, as a linebacker, I felt disrespected," said linebacker Cassanova McKinzy, "but at the same time they had nothing to lose, so they were trying to knock us off. Just have to put it in the back of your head and go to the next play."
Ole Miss was knocked from the ranks of the unbeaten by LSU on Saturday night, but the Rebels (7-1, 4-1 SEC) and Tigers (6-1, 3-1) will still make for a probable top-10 showdown in Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
08/30 vs. Arkansas (W 45-21) 09/06 vs. San Jose State (W 59-13) 09/13 -- Open Date -- 09/18 @ Kansas State (W 20-14) 09/27 vs. Louisiana Tech (W 45-17) 10/04 vs. LSU (W 41-7) 10/11 @ Mississippi State (L 23-38) 10/18 -- Open Date -- 10/25 vs. South Carolina 11/01@ Ole Miss 11/08 vs. Texas A&M 11/15 @ Georgia 11/22 vs. Samford 11/29 @ Alabama