Here’s a weird fact for you: if Tennessee loses at Baton Rouge today, that’ll mean in a week’s time when the Dawgs and Vols face off we’ll have the first meeting between the two when both carry losing records since 1906.What’s at stake. " Get The Picture
The Vols have a new official basketball facebook page, and they kick things off today with video of some modifications to the bball uniforms, including an orange-on-black power T on the back of the jerseys. Also included: Scotty Hopson as The Fresh Prince, and Renaldo Woolridge doing him one better in the new haircut department.
We have to deal with the whole sound factor," quarterback Matt Simms said.
"Lots of talk about "local recruiting" after Bearden High School's Devrin Young committed to the hometown Vols. Historically, the jury is still out on a couple of very important questions. You have to ask what is worse, a local star getting away and starring at a rival school or a signing a local star and have him not pan out."
Newest Vol: Devrin Young's first five games of this season
Tennessee’s Gerald Jones, who missed the Vols' last three games after breaking a bone in his hand in the opener, said he’s like a "kid at a candy store" in anticipation of his return to the lineup and his matchup with Peterson.
News reel about Tennessee beating Ga. Tech 6-0 in Atlanta, Nov. 12, 1956. Be on the lookout for a touchdown pass from one John Majors.
"It’s going to be hard for me to compromise being physical and tackling (in practice), and if that means guys are going to get hurt, I’m going to have to live with it," Dooley said. "What I can’t live with is watching a team that doesn’t tackle well. So I’d rather have the worst players in college football who are going to go tackle than have good players that won’t tackle. "I’m sorry — we’re going to be physical in practice, and we’re going to tackle. I may be kicking myself in three weeks, but, man, I don’t know what’s worse. It’s hard to look at a team that doesn’t tackle very well, and we didn’t do it (against UAB last Saturday)."Homepage | MrSEC.com