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No. 19 Gators lose QB Driskel but beat Vols

No. 19 Gators lose QB Driskel but beat Vols

September 21st, 2013 7:11 pm by MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

After starting quarterback Jeff Driskel was lost to a season-ending ankle injury, Tyler Murphy led No. 19 Florida to five scores in a somewhat ugly game, helping the Gators open SEC play with a 31-17 victory over Tennessee on Saturday.

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Vols bench QB Worley, give Peterman start against Gators

Vols bench QB Worley, give Peterman start against Gators

September 21st, 2013 1:40 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee has benched quarterback Justin Worley after three games, giving Nathan Peterman his first career start.

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Foster says he took money while with Vols

Foster says he took money while with Vols

September 20th, 2013 3:00 pm by staff and wire reports

In a documentary previewed on SI.com, former University of Tennessee star and current Houston Texans running back Arian Foster said he received extra benefits so he could afford food and rent while playing for the Vols.

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Vols' offensive line ready for major challenge

Vols' offensive line ready for major challenge

September 20th, 2013 6:51 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The star power in Tennessee's game with No. 19 Florida on Saturday is in the trenches instead of at the skill positions.

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Vols' Vereen ready to play, Maggitt sidelined

Vols' Vereen ready to play, Maggitt sidelined

September 19th, 2013 8:27 am by Associated Press

Tennessee freshman defensive end Corey Vereen is expected to make his collegiate debut Saturday at No. 19 Florida.

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Vols seek change of fortune against Gators

Vols seek change of fortune against Gators

September 17th, 2013 4:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Florida defensive tackle Dominique Easley says he sometimes sings along to “Rocky Top” while hearing it over and over again whenever the Gators face Tennessee. Lately, that’s about the only way Tennessee has been able to bother Florida.

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Jones opening up Vols' QB competition

Jones opening up Vols' QB competition

September 16th, 2013 2:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Junior Justin Worley has started each of Tennessee's first three games and is atop the depth chart for Saturday's game at No. 19 Florida, but coach Butch Jones said Monday that he would start whichever QB performs the best in practice.

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Tennessee will face different kind of challenge at Florida

Tennessee will face different kind of challenge at Florida

September 16th, 2013 9:34 am by Evan Woodbery, Knoxville News Sentinel

Seven days after being trounced by No. 2 Oregon at one of the nation’s toughest venues, the Vols will travel to Florida, where a completely different type of team, but an equally tough venue awaits.

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Vols get 'wakeup call' from Ducks

Vols get 'wakeup call' from Ducks

September 15th, 2013 12:48 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee still has a long way to go before it can end its recent history of frustration against ranked opponents. After easy victories over Austin Peay and Western Kentucky, No. 2 Oregon handed the Volunteers a cold slap of reality Saturday.

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Mariota, No. 2 Ducks overwhelm Vols

Mariota, No. 2 Ducks overwhelm Vols

September 14th, 2013 7:02 pm by ANNE M. PETERSON, AP Sports Writer

Marcus Mariota threw for a career-high 456 yards and four touchdowns and No. 2 Oregon handed Tennessee its first loss of the season, 59-14 on Saturday.

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