Auburn Is Reportedly Parting Ways With Its Offensive Coordinator

first_imgA view of Auburn's field during a game against Mississippi State.AUBURN, AL – SEPTEMBER 26: A general view of the stadium as the Mississippi State Bulldogs kick off against the Auburn Tigers at Jordan Hare Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Auburn, Alabama. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)Countless rumors have been swirling about potential changes to Auburn’s coaching staff, and it appears one big move is already going down. Following a disappointing 7-5 season, offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey is reportedly on his way out.Lindsey was part of Gus Malzahn’s staff for two seasons, but will part ways with the illustrious program.While his time at Auburn is over, he’ll have the opportunity to receive the same role with another university. The Kansas Jayhawks are in pursuit of Lindsey, per 247Sports. Perhaps this would be an attempt from Les Miles to bring his SEC style of football to the Big 12.From 247Sports:Auburn offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey is on his way out after two years on Gus Malzahn’s staff, sources tell Auburn Undercover.Lindsey is expected to be hired as the offensive coordinator at Kansas, according to a source.The Tigers are coming off a 31-point loss to Alabama, and the offense struggled for the majority of the season. Unfortunately, the writing was on the wall in this particular situation.On Dec. 28, Auburn will face Purdue in the Music City Bowl. Could Lindsey be the first domino to fall for the Tigers?Stay tuned.last_img

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