Auburn raises the Roof 

January, 11, 2011
01/11/11
9:33
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For weeks leading up to the BCS title game, most of the talk was about the cutting-edge offensive minds of Chip Kelly and Gus Malzahn. The over/under was set at a robust 74 points. Turns out, they were both upstaged by Auburn defensive coordinator Ted Roof and his fierce run defense.

Under the direction of Roof, a guy who went 6-45 in his stint as Duke's head coach, Auburn was able to contain a rushing attack that had overwhelmed almost everyone it faced prior to Monday night.


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