If you are looking at any of the
Everyone wants to talk about the linebackers so lets do that. Freeman did not make the trip to
On to the secondary, the cornerbacks are giving too big a cushion. Has anyone noticed that? It is like they are in a prevent defense. Watch Neiko Thorpe, Harry Adams, and Walter McFadden, their first three steps are always in retreat. No wonder the receivers can catch the quick passes. If they break a tackle they are gaining 10-15 before a safety can get over there. Speaking of safety, Daren Bates is getting better, but he still loses his responsibility in coverage.
As far as the front four is concerned, all I can say is that
My opinion is that the reason our defense is struggling is not entirely on the players, or the fact that we are thin at linebacker. It is that the
Auburn fans are complaining about the defense because we as
War Damn Eagle