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August 9, 2013

VIDEO: Cornerbacks coach Melvin Smith discusses his emphasis on tackling and how his DBs ‘have always intercepted passes’

BY RYAN BLACK | rblack@ledger-enquirer.com

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AUBURN, Ala. — Auburn cornerbacks coach Melvin Smith and the rest of the assistants (sans coordinators) on Gus Malzahn’s staff met with reporters following the team’s picture day at Jordan-Hare Stadium on Friday. Smith said that “tackling is the most unnatural thing a human does,” and couldn’t quite explain why his teams have so much success picking off passes — they just do.

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