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Gus Malzahn Weekly Press Conference Tweet-Cap, 21 October 2014

Auburn's head coach held his weekly press conference this morning. See what he's talking about as reported by the Auburn beat writers through Twitter! All credit to those beat writers who work so hard to cover Auburn football.

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>This is important, Gus Malzahn is sporting his gameday sweater vest for today&#39;s press conference.</p>&mdash; Alex Byington (@AUBlog) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUBlog/status/524594989113044992">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Gus Malzahn now here. &quot;The off week was very good for us. It came at a good time for us to heal up and get a good plan together.&quot;</p>&mdash; WarEagleExtra (@wareagleextra) <a href="https://twitter.com/wareagleextra/status/524594998218883073">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Gus Malzahn says South Carolina is very talented and is a veteran team</p>&mdash; Jason Caldwell (@ITATJason) <a href="https://twitter.com/ITATJason/status/524595091693121536">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn on Jermaine Whitehead: &quot;He&#39;s been reinstated. He practiced with the team on Sunday.&quot;</p>&mdash; WarEagleExtra (@wareagleextra) <a href="https://twitter.com/wareagleextra/status/524595120117911552">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn: Safety Jermaine Whitehead has been reinstated. Returned to practice Sunday. (Unsure when he&#39;ll be ready to get back on field)</p>&mdash; John Zenor (@jzenor) <a href="https://twitter.com/jzenor/status/524595232281993216">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Auburn&#39;s Gus Malzahn on South Carolina: &quot;They were ranked in the Top 10 preseason for a reason.&quot;</p>&mdash; Auburn Gold Mine (@AUGoldMine) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUGoldMine/status/524595710428479488">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn on RT/LG Avery Young: He&#39;s got the flexibility of playing both (guard and tackle).</p>&mdash; Alex Byington (@AUBlog) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUBlog/status/524595914766581761">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn on Avery Young at right tackle: &quot;We haven&#39;t made any final decisions on that.&quot;</p>&mdash; WarEagleExtra (@wareagleextra) <a href="https://twitter.com/wareagleextra/status/524595818092052480">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn: &quot;It all works together, as far as when something bad happens.&quot; Reiterates &quot;cohesion&quot; on the OL will be key.</p>&mdash; Alex Byington (@AUBlog) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUBlog/status/524596352765149184">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn on first-down issues: &quot;It really comes down to execution part. We were very efficient in the second half last year.&quot;</p>&mdash; Alex Byington (@AUBlog) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUBlog/status/524596116810383361">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Auburn&#39;s Gus Malzahn says it again on tailback Roc Thomas: &quot;Roc will have a bigger role in the second half&quot; of the season</p>&mdash; Auburn Gold Mine (@AUGoldMine) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUGoldMine/status/524596553110278144">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn says they were more effective with the zone read in the second half of last season. Hoping to see the same again this year</p>&mdash; Jason Caldwell (@ITATJason) <a href="https://twitter.com/ITATJason/status/524596724355309568">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn: &quot;I think overall, we&#39;ve done some good things in the passing game.&quot;</p>&mdash; Alex Byington (@AUBlog) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUBlog/status/524596724690870272">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn says Spurrier is &quot;a super guy&quot;: I&#39;ve always looked up to coach Spurrier. I have nothing but respect for the way he operates.&#10;¶</p>&mdash; John Zenor (@jzenor) <a href="https://twitter.com/jzenor/status/524597082943152128">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn started wearing a visor because of Spurrier. Before that he wore &quot;just a boring hat.&quot;</p>&mdash; John Zenor (@jzenor) <a href="https://twitter.com/jzenor/status/524597143752146944">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn on the the upcoming SEC schedule: &quot;That&#39;s why it&#39;s the best conference in college football. Probably by a long shot.&quot;</p>&mdash; The Auburn Plainsman (@TheAUPlainsman) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheAUPlainsman/status/524597211154624512">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn&#39;s never beaten Spurrier at golf: &quot;He&#39;s better than I am. I don&#39;t like that but he is.&quot;</p>&mdash; John Zenor (@jzenor) <a href="https://twitter.com/jzenor/status/524597509872975872">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Gus Malzahn on freshman offensive lineman Braden Smith: &quot;He&#39;ll definitely play more as the season goes on. He&#39;ll be a factor.&quot;</p>&mdash; Auburn Gold Mine (@AUGoldMine) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUGoldMine/status/524598279259303936">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Stanton Truitt had shoulder surgery and is out for the year.</p>&mdash; Bryan Matthews (@BMattAU) <a href="https://twitter.com/BMattAU/status/524598361136312321">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Malzahn says Stanton Truitt had surgery &amp; he&#39;ll be out for the year.&quot; Suffered a shoulder injury. Auburn will apply for a medical redshirt.</p>&mdash; Alex Byington (@AUBlog) <a href="https://twitter.com/AUBlog/status/524598470431485952">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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Not Gus, but added just because:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Avery Young on Auburn freshman OL Braden Smith: &quot;He&#39;s not a kid, he&#39;s a man.&quot;</p>&mdash; John Zenor (@jzenor) <a href="https://twitter.com/jzenor/status/524599482718388224">October 21, 2014</a></blockquote>

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