The Auburn Family has seen better days when it comes to the success of their football team, but unlike many other teams, there will be a lot fewer bad days. Auburn's defense is about to dominate the SEC.
When it comes to ferocious SEC defenses, most would think of Alabama, LSU or even Florida.
That's OK by Auburn—they like to come out of nowhere, just like they did in 2010.
Though Auburn had a pretty terrible defense in 2011, a lot of growing and learning has happened since then, as have some big changes.
Here are five reasons why Auburn's defense will be somethin' else in 2012.