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In the Circle: Auburn’s Mickey Dean and Part I of our DI Preview

On this edition of In The Circle, we are joined by Auburn Head Coach Mickey Dean who discusses how the transition is going coming from James Madison to Auburn. Dean talks about the process of learning what he has on the roster, the players learning the new approach and how he picked his assistants.

Dean also talks about Loren LaPorte taking over the JMU program and what was it about Auburn that convinced him to take the job.  Coach also shares his thoughts on whats currently happening in the NPF and what influenced him to go into coaching.

Also, on this episode, Eric and Victor preview the 2018 DI season with Justin McLeod of Justin World. We talk about Oklahoma’s chance to three-peat and who can challenge the Sooners in the Big 12. Also, who are the favorites in the SEC and Pac-12 conferences and what the storylines are in 2018 season in those respective conferences?

  • 5:20-Dean talks about the process of learning what he has on the roster and players learning the coaching staff.
  • 10:25-Mickey Dean who discusses how the transition is going coming from James Madison to Auburn and what was it about Auburn that convinced him to take the job.
  • 12:32-Dean also talks about Loren LaPorte taking over James Madison after his departure.
  • 14:05-Assembling the staff in Auburn which includes former All-American Emily Carosone who will be a volunteer assistant in 2018.
  • 17:16-Coach Dean shares what influenced him to go into coaching and also his thoughts on whats going on currently in NPF.
  • 39:36-We discuss Oklahoma Three-peat chances and who can challenge the Sooners in the Big 12.
  • 50:52-Who are the favorites in the Pac-12.
  • 1:17:10-Look at the SEC and key storylines in these three conferences.
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