Originally Posted by GamecockSuperFan
Not seeing how shotgun formations result in a lack of a downhill running game. We lacked any sort of a run game really until the inside zone became prevalent in the playcalling. Part of that was the addition of Marcus Lattimore, but inside zone out of numerous shotgun formations was his play. Over and over again.
Auburn and Oregon run right at people (rarely if ever leaving the shotgun) and put up some of the best rushing statistics.
Overall thread topic is general philosophy across football
Auburn and Oregon run uptempo offenses...wonder whether wee will run more uptempo?