Blake Talks Big Changes and Bama
Auburn WR Emory Blake
Auburn WR Emory Blake
Southeast Field Reporter
Posted Jul 31, 2012
Kristen Ledlow


Auburn's upperclassmen have experienced the highest highs and lowest lows in just two seasons of football. With a brand new offensive scheme and a "go out there and take it" attitude, Emory Blake discusses expectations for the upcoming year.


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On the transition to Offensive Coordinator Scot Loeffler:

"It's a complete change. It's a completely different style of offense than what we've run in the past few years. It should make us a much better offense."

On personal changes on offense:

"[Our new offense] requires a lot more moving around for me. I'll be able to run a lot more; that'll be the biggest difference for me."

On a 2010 BCS Championship followed by five losses in 2011:

"Of course, two years ago was a lot more fun...but sometimes you have to go through things to make you better and make you stronger. I don't know if people remember, but [in 2009], we were also 8-5. Now, we know what to do in those big games. I expect bigger things from us this year.

"It doesn't matter what you've done the year before...anything can happen."

On the historic Alabama rivalry:

"You know, they're Alabama. They're going to get their credit; that's just how it is. Being at Auburn, I know we have the ability to do the same thing...

"Just because it's not given to you doesn't mean you can't go out there and take it."


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