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Stat-itude: What A Rush

Auburn's offense is clicking, and that is largely because the Tigers have been consistently good running the football in Gus Malzahn's first season as coach.

How good?

Well, each of Auburn's top-four rushers are averaging more than 5 yards per carry.

Tre Mason -- 119-693, 8TDs
Cameron Artis-Payne -- 59-417, 4
Nick Marshall -- 75-388, 4
Corey Grantt -- 38-376, 3

All four rank in the Top 20 of the SEC for individual rushing.

Here's a look at this year's Auburn rushing totals -- and the previous nine seasons. This 10-season snapshot puts it into perspective just how strong the Tigers' rushing attack has been in 2013.

2013
Team record: 6-1
Yards per game: 300.10
NCAA Rank: No. 8
Yards per rush: 6.27
Rushing TDs: 20

2012
Team record: 3-9
Yards per game: 148.4
NCAA Rank: No. 79
Yards per rush: 4.1
Rushing TDs: 16

2011
Team record: 8-5
Yards per game: 182.3
NCAA Rank: No. 32
Yards per rush: 4.4
Rushing TDs: 20

2010
Team record: 14-0, National Champs
Yards per game: 284.8
NCAA Rank: No. 5
Yards per rush: 6.1
Rushing TDs: 41

2009
Team record: 8-5
Yards per game: 212.0
NCAA Rank: No. 13
Yards per rush: 5.0
Rushing TDs: 24

2008
Team record: 5-7
Yards per game: 137.5
NCAA Rank: No. 69
Yards per rush: 3.5
Rushing TDs: 12

2007
Team record: 9-4, No. 15 in AP poll
Yards per game: 156.9
NCAA Rank: No. 54
Yards per rush: 3.8
Rushing TDs: 23

2006
Team record: 11-2, No. 9 in AP poll
Yards per game: 148.2
NCAA Rank: No. 47
Yards per rush: 4.1
Rushing TDs: 21

2005
Team record: 9-3, No. 14 in AP poll
Yards per game: 194.1
NCAA Rank: No. 25
Yards per rush: 4.8
Rushing TDs: 28

2004
Team record: 13-0, No. 2 in AP poll
Yards per game: 183.3
NCAA Rank: No. 29
Yards per rush: 4.3
Rushing TDs: 27

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