Welcome to The Podcast on the Plains, SEC Country’s daily Auburn football podcast with host Zac Blackerby. On the Friday show, SEC Country’s Lauren Shute joins us for the majority of the episode while another SEC Country writer, Benjamin Wolk, shares the names of the recruits who will be present for the game between Auburn and Mercer. On Episode 25, the experts break down what fans should expect and what fans should want to see out of Auburn’s offense this weekend.
Auburn football podcast: What Auburn should do against Mercer
Start of the show: Lauren Shute shares her thoughts on the loss to Clemson last Saturday and what Auburn must do offensively to generate some type of an offense. She also discusses Auburn’s standing among AP poll voters. As an AP voter herself, she shares where she voted Auburn.
9-minute mark: We talk about Auburn’s wide receivers. Main topic: How it is a wide receiver’s job to make himself available for a quarterback and how the Tigers pass catchers are not doing that so far this season. And what impact are the slot receivers making?
20-minute mark: Blackerby and Shute share their score predictions and what they expect to see in Auburn’s homecoming contest against Mercer.
End of the show: Wolk calls into the podcast to reveal the list of recruits who will be present at Auburn this weekend. He shares a couple of surprises while also reading off a list of several recruits who already have committed to the Tigers.