Auburn's desire to #EstablishIt and how that could help Bo Nix against Arkansas

The Tigers have become a pass-heavy team through the first two weeks of the season. But that's not what they want to be — and for good reason.

QB Bo Nix (Todd Van Emst/Auburn Athletics)

In Gus Malzahn’s first season as Auburn’s head coach, his starting quarterback threw the ball 18.4 times per game. The Tigers averaged 52.07 rushing attempts per game.

So far in Malzahn’s eighth season as Auburn’s head coach, his starting quarterback has thrown the ball 33.5 times per game. The Tigers are averagi…

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