Film Room: Auburn's passing struggles vs. ranked teams are limiting its ceiling
Bo Nix and the air attack have improved in 2020. Yet they aren't taking the next step in the biggest games, like Saturday's Iron Bowl.
Before the 2020 season began, I wrote a story titled “The biggest thing keeping Auburn from joining college football’s elite tier.” That thing was offensive explosiveness, as the teams competing for a national championship were ones who were consistently moving the ball in large chunks.
So far in 2020, Auburn has become a more explosive offense. The pass…