A painful note day. On SEC Today, one of the guys (I think Gene Chezic) said that he thought that the Dawgs would load the box to take away the Vol Running Game and make JG beat them with the pass. He was right. There was always one more Ga Player in the box then we had blockers and they were coming every down.
It has been a busy week and the weekend promises to be hectic. Everyone enjoyed last week’s success and it was on to Georgia on Sunday. The Vols improved in every area against Mizzou except on Special Teams with another missed FG attempt.
On to a review of the Vol’s game. The first note was that 14 Freshmen played and with that they had made the 70-man travel squad. That they made the travel squad and played reflects upon those kids’ talent, playing gave them experience which is the second major factor in player development.
It has been a LONGGGGG Time since the last game. And to tell the truth, most of the time due to the Virus, nothing to talk about. The Vols head to Columbia today to play the Gamecocks on Saturday. I guess this will be about how things look for the team and where I think they are as they get on the plane. There are a lot of things we can say, “This looks like, but we will have to see the game’s results.”
Tennessee’s home games against Charlotte (Sept. 5), Furman (Sept. 19), and Troy (Nov. 21), as well as a Sept. 12 game at Oklahoma, have been canceled due to the SEC’s decision to play conference-only opponents. The SEC will unveil its modified, 10-game conference-only schedule at a later date.
I love this time of the year…football and basketball… recruiting. Tons of things to watch and think about before the Holidays kick in and all the family fun begins.
There are no game notes from this past weekend, but things have been busy on the Hill and there is a lot to discuss, A few points for consideration, first, the Vols are entering the most difficult the game stretch of their season.