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Auburn at Mizzou: A look ahead

Before the season, Auburn (2-1) was widely mentioned as the SEC team best suited to unseat Alabama as the king of the conference.

So far, Gus Malzhan’s Tigers have routed Georgia Southern 41-7, held their own on the road against defending national champion Clemson in a 14-6 loss and overcome five turnovers to narrowly beat Mercer 24-10.

While the offense has been unsteady at times — Clemson piled up 11 sacks against the Tigers — Malzahn’s defense has turned into one of the SEC’s best units, allowing a league-low 3.2 yards per play.

Quarterback Jarrett Stidham, a Baylor transfer, started slowly but put his accuracy on display last week, completing all but five of his 37 passes for 364 yards.

Their length on the perimeter and their speed makes it tough and they contest everything in the passing game.”—Missouri offensive coordinator Josh Heupel on Auburn’s defense


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