|Malzahn taking aim at Auburn's talent, attitude|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 05 December 2012 10:12|
The 1985 Heisman Trophy winner and search committee member doesn't think Malzahn will instantly fix the program's problems and resume winning, so he is preaching patience.
Malzahn was hired Tuesday and given a five-year, $11.5 million contract to lift the Tigers from the bottom of the Southeastern Conference.
He says he must tackle talent deficiencies and the players' mind-sets immediately.
Malzahn's known for his no-huddle offense that has racked up yards at each of his college stops, including last season as Arkansas State's head coach.
Search committee member Mac Crawford says discipline was one of the first topics discussed at Malzahn's interview after Auburn's series of off-the-field problems.