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Auburn defensive coordinator nominated for Broyles Award

AUBURN, Ala. ( - Auburn defensive coordinator Kevin Steele is among the 40 nominees for the Broyles Award, presented to the nation's top assistant coach.

The veteran defensive mind has led a massive turnaround for Auburn's defense, which has gone from the bottom four of the SEC in nearly every major statistical category in 2015 to the top 20 nationally in six major categories this season.

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