Join Coach John Ray and Doug Dean as they break down what Auburn coach Gus Malzahn and his staff appeared to be working on in the Idaho win to prepare for the Iron Bowl matchup with # 2 ranked Alabama on Saturday, November 28th in Jordan-Hare Stadium.
As heavy 14 ½ point underdogs, what strategy gives Auburn the best shot to add Alabama to the growing list of highly ranked teams whose dreams get shot from the sky in November? It will almost certainly include defensive coordinator Will Muschamp’s plan to do everything possible to slow Derrick Henry and the rushing attack, putting the game in the hands of quarterback Jacob Coker, who will face his first Iron Bowl test under significant pressure.
And then there’s the little problem of how to sustain drives and score on the vaunted Tide defense . . .