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Franklin has Tigers dancing to a new tempo

Updated: March 6, 2008, 5:08 PM ET
By Mark Schlabach | ESPN.com

AUBURN, Ala. -- How do you improve an offense that ranked 103rd in the country in passing and 84th in scoring last season?

With offense in a box, of course.

That's the radical approach Auburn coach Tommy Tuberville is taking, after replacing offensive coordinator Al Borges at the end of the 2007 regular season. Tuberville hired Troy's spread offense guru Tony Franklin, who installed much of his system in only eight practices prior to Auburn's 23-20 overtime win over Clemson ...

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