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Caldwell Column: Auburn Defense Steps Up

Auburn's defense came up with three interceptions and allowed just three points in the second half in a win over Washington State.

Auburn, Ala.--Saturday night was supposed to be the coming out party for Nick Marshall and Gus Malzahn's offense in 2013, but instead it was Ellis Johnson's defense that stole the show against the high-flying Cougars from Washington State. It wasn't always pretty, but in the end it was up to the defense to save the day for the Tigers and they delivered. Things didn't start out so great for the...