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Chizik brings new energy to Auburn

New Auburn coach isn't afraid to try new things or get after top recruits

Originally Published: June 5, 2009
By Tom Luginbill | Scouts Inc.

AUBURN, Ala. -- New Auburn coach Gene Chizik knows what he's up against. He knows that the SEC is arguably the toughest conference in college football. He knows that as tough as it is on the field, that it isn't any easier on the recruiting trail going against Florida, LSU, Georgia, Alabama and the rest of the conference.

"Those guys aren't going away, so we better find a way to compete," Chizik said.

Auburn won 85 games over the last 10 years, but just five last season. The only ...

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