Gus Malzahn was named the Auburn Tigers head coach on Tuesday, and within two days he had his offensive and defensive coordinators named. Malzahn moves at warp speed and the climb back to relevance for Auburn will be just as fast.
The new Auburn era will not be short on high expectations with a fast turnaround expected on the Plains. Malzahn brings his offensive prowess to the sideline, and he hired one of the most knowledgeable and seasoned defensive minds in the game.
The Tigers were a 3-9 finisher this past season, but with a roster full of former Malzahn players and a drive to return to the top, Auburn has the recipe to bring back a bowl trophy in 2013. Here are 10 bold predictions for Malzahn’s inaugural season as the Tigers' head coach.