It is not all bad news on the injury front as Tennessee expects to get offensive linemen Chance Hall back this week, who has been a full-go in practice all week thus far. He should get a look at something a little closer to a pocket passing offense this week. Luke Del Rio had settled in a bit since a rough opener - admittedly against poor defenses - but his injury turns things over to the Purdue grad transfer. The Vols will be missing star cornerback Cam Sutton and starting middle linebacker Darrin Kirkland.
Tennessee's Derek Barnett rushes off the edge during. We had one of the best coaching rivalries of all time between Steve Spurrier and Phillip Fulmer, all time great QB showdowns between Heisman winners like Danny Wuerffel and the greatest quarterback of all time, Peyton Manning.
Tennessee outrushed Florida 254-109 last season in a 28-27 loss with quarterback Joshua Dobbs and Jalen Hurd both eclipsing 100 yards. They broke under pressure, and that starts with the man at the top.
Tennessee is still searching for that signature win under coach Butch Jones to help validate the program's growth and serve as a confidence boost to kick off a four-game SEC gauntlet that also includes No. 11 Georgia, No. 13 Texas A&M and top-ranked Alabama. Florida enters the game without their starting quarterback. We're led to believe that the house will be dropped on Austin Appleby like he's the Wicked Witch of the East. We'll see if OR is an omen for Tennessee in a couple days.
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"This time past year, nobody in Knoxville knew [the name] Antonio Callaway or knew who he was". Its not like he left and wasn't in meetings and watching film. "That's what I want, for our guys to let loose and enjoy the environment, the atmosphere because I've been at places where you had to make the rivalry up". It's gotten to the point where the Gators are the Patriots and the Vols are the rest of the AFC East. He had 11 starts in 17 games in his three years with the Boilermakers. Eddy Pineiro has gone 5-7 on field goals for Florida, with a long of 54 yards. "He's a dog, and that's what we need out of him on Saturday". But do y'all remember the "all the scheming in the world won't save you if your OL can't do anything" conversations from 2010-2011? "We're coming to really do what we do and dominate and put ourselves out there as the best defense and the best team in the nation".
Oh, and this year, it just might even have College Football Playoff implications. They should've beaten them past year in The Swamp, too. "We know how much of a threat he is and how much he can hurt you if you allow him to", Florida linebacker Jarrad Davis said. Three of those losses have come against Florida (2006, 2014 and 2015). Fake punts of ours that didn't work? "I know that we can't be stopped".
But the karmic debts of the personal foul call that shouldn't have been in 2004 have been paid. You gotta be detail-oriented and that only comes with times and reps. When things are going well?
This is the year, maybe not the year Tennessee wins, but the year that this game will finally produce some excitement and a neck and neck epic contest that actually makes people look forward to seeing the game next year. I hope that if I tell the royal you now how important you are to the game's outcome, you'll remember I said it and yell loudly in a crucial moment.