AUBURN FOOTBALL: Gus Malzahn ‘can’t wait’ to kick off 1st spring as head coach

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Posted: Tuesday, March 26, 2013 7:33 pm

The work began long ago for Auburn’s football program, well before Wednesday morning’s first spring practice.

Auburn is the final SEC program to get its spring season underway, and new coach Gus Malzahn had his reasons for the delay. On Tuesday, Malzahn said he wanted his players to be physically stronger. So the Tigers had extra time in the weight room before stepping onto the practice fields.

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