Gus Malzahn took over as Auburn’s play-caller for the Music City Bowl and the Tigers put up record numbers. AU’s 586 yards of total offense was a team bowl game record. The 63 points scored was a new SEC record.

Malzahn, however, said credit went to the players in his postgame ESPN interview.

He particularly praised QB Jarrett Stidham for playing banged up.

Later, Malzahn answered a few more questions from reporters and spoke to the Auburn radio network: