Kiffin is disappointed in offensive execution

Lane Kiffin is an offensive guy, hands on, eyes peeled and omnipresent.

But he's also a head coach. Thus he understands that it's not a good thing if your offense dominates your defense time after time.

It was the head coach, not the offensive guru, speaking first after Tennessee's second preseason scrimmage Saturday at sweltering Neyland Stadium.

"Today was pretty much the opposite of (scrimmage) game one,'' Kiffin said. "Which is good for us.''

Good because?

The Vols' defense didn't get gashed like it did a week earlier in the first scrimmage.

Sure, the offense put a few points on the board but the defense, unlike a week ago, gave every bit as good as it got.

"That's the defense we saw in the spring,'' Kiffin said. "That's the first unit, intensity wise, the way they tackled, how physical they played.

"That's exactly how we expect them to play year-round.''

If not year-round, then at least on 12 Saturdays from September through November.

"We just wanted to start fast,'' said defensive end Chris Walker. "Last week we came out flat.

"We put a really big emphasis on coming out and starting fast today.''

The No. 1 offense, matched, more or less, against the No. 1 defense throughout the afternoon, scored one touchdown - on its fifth possession - when Jonathan Crompton hit Marsalis Teague with a 28-yard pass.

The No. 2 offense produced two touchdowns, on Nick Stephens passes of 18 yards to tight end Jeff Cottam and 21 yards to fullback Sam Edgmon.

In between, there were plenty of three-and-outs, a couple of fumbles and eight offensive penalties.

Crompton was 17-of-24 for 185 yards passing, unofficially.

Stephens was 12-of-24 for 125 yards and the victim of three drops.

David Oku lost a fumble after a hard hit by Daryl Vereen and fumbled on a handoff attempt from Crompton.

Crompton was nearly intercepted by Dennis Rogan on a pass into coverage. Stephens took a sack from Chris Donald when he held the ball too long.

The only interception was by safety Rod Wilks for a 35-yard touchdown off third-string quarterback Nick Lamaison.

"Obviously,'' said Kiffin, "we've got to do a much better job as a staff on offense and we have to keep the consistency up on defense.''

The No. 1 defense forced five three-and-out series and limited three drives to field-goal attempts.

That despite Eric Berry, Walker and Dan Williams playing only the first couple of series. Several other potential starters were held out due to injuries.

"Which goes back to why I'm even more disappointed in our offense,'' Kiffin said. "To have seven players out you'd think your offense would move the ball better than it did today.

"We have extremely high standards for our offense and I don't think anybody in there feels very good about it.''

Tauren Poole was again the leading rusher, with 95 yards on 11 carries. But his longest run this day was 22 yards.

Oku had the day's longest run at 31 yards but six times Oku was stopped for negative yardage.

"Coach (defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin) put a lot of emphasis from the last scrimmage on how we were out of our gaps,'' said Williams.

"We went to work this week and we stayed in our gaps, playing the right technique, and it worked well for us today.''

The other Williams - defensive end Gerald - was again a terror. He had two sacks and several hurries.

Oku ran for 73 yards on 17 carries. Freshman Bryce Brown had 57 yards on 10 attempts and caught three passes for 27.

Teague was the leading target, with four catches for 63 yards. Brandon Warren caught three balls for 45 yards.

Crompton had the day's best drive, hitting all six of his passes in a two-minute drill on the 65-yard possession that ended with him finding Teague for the score.

Teague also figured in a scoring drive with the No. 2 offense, catching a 20-yard slant from Stephens for a first down at midfield.

Daniel Lincoln was true on all three field-goal tries, of 49, 42 and 36 yards. Chad Cunningham hit his only try from 47 yards.

Kiffin Stays in Huddle: Kiffin changed his mind about moving out of the huddle and to the sideline to simulate game conditions by signalling plays in to the offense. He remained on the field, huddling each play with the offense as he has done throughout spring and fall practice.

"I tried not to coach as much, just give 'em a play,'' he said. "That didn't work too well. We've got to get better at it.''

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panties4tebow writes:

Work the problems out coach!

GO VOLS!!!

stayingorange writes:

We have a great D and the offense has got to be getting better just having to face it.

xvolx writes:

sounds like we take one step forward and two steps backwards.

stayingorange writes:

in response to BrutoVol:

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No, Wyoming stopped last year's offense and if you can't tell there is any difference then you have no business commenting on here.

vol_chaz writes:

This offense is still trying to find it's groove. The D looks like it has hit stride. To compete in this league, we can't settle for field goals. 17pts per game won't cut it.

elainesguyisanidiot writes:

Tauren Poole was again the leading rusher, with 95 yards on 11 carries. But his longest run this day was 22 yards.
That's an 8.6 ypc clip. Take out the longest run of 22yds. and you get 7.3 ypc.
Meybe I'm just gettin' old, but I could live with that in a real game.

HollySpringsVOL writes:

in response to BrutoVol:

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Time to turn your calendar forward a year, Bruto-not-a-Vol. New year, new offense. Your comments are really pathetic, simpleton in nature and not even close to being applicable. If your going to be a troll, you at least got to try harder than that.

lomas98 writes:

I hope Kiffin realizes he can't be in the huddle during the games. This staff has an NFL background and is treating this camp like the preseason in the NFL. Typically the 3rd preseason game is a dress rehearsal for the real season. Lets hope he gets to the sidelines and make it feel like a real game. This just shows the uncertainty at the QB position and I really don't think Kiffin trusts them.

stayingorange writes:

in response to elainesguyisanidiot:

Tauren Poole was again the leading rusher, with 95 yards on 11 carries. But his longest run this day was 22 yards.
That's an 8.6 ypc clip. Take out the longest run of 22yds. and you get 7.3 ypc.
Meybe I'm just gettin' old, but I could live with that in a real game.

Plus Brown averaged 5.7 and Oku averaged 4.4.

chrisw2967 writes:

in response to BrutoVol:

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trolls will be trolls , sitting behind a computer in your tebow jersey and panties listening to Mr.2bits.pathetic.but its pretty funny that kiffin is in urbies head and the trolls head.you being on this site is proof enough for all vol fan.

Joevolsxtra writes:

Poole will be a beast. Not as sure as I was about Oku. I remember another highly touted RB that had fumbleitis and we had to listen to his mommy make excuses for 4 years. Hope he's just working out some kinks.

elainesguyisanidiot writes:

in response to stayingorange:

No, Wyoming stopped last year's offense and if you can't tell there is any difference then you have no business commenting on here.

Pay no attention to this lizard. He will be on this site until at least 9/18.
If Florida beats our Vols on 9/19, then just like a case of the clap, he will continue to irritate.
However, if Tennessee beats Florida, this and all other Florida trolls will disaf
(iretr)uckingpear. Claims he owns this site.
Well, I tell you that sir, I will be here on 9/20 regardless of the outcome, and this trashtalking, swampscum slurping reptile will raise its' ugly head ONLY if Florida wins and wins big.

DennisVols writes:

"We've got to get better at it.''
What? No "we need to look at the films"
Kiffin's no BS approach is not just towards the players it is also in his approach to how he tells it.
How refreshing is it to not get the "coach-speak" we have had to put up with for several years. Kiffin didn't hesitate to call Warren out a couple of weeks ago and it seems to have paid off right away.
It will all be settled between the goal lines once the season starts but at this point last year all we heard turned out to be a smoke screen to what was really going on.
Things are getting better. Just remember it took a decade to go from undefeated NC to a 5-7 with losses to Wyoming and others we should not have lost to last year.
This will not be a championship team this year but it is going to be more competitive, more physical and better coached than it has been in a long time.
Keeping it Real
Go Vols!!!

the10sevol writes:

flashback 33 years or so, when the woeful tampa bay bucs had lost yet again.

reporter: coach, what do you have to say about your team's execution?

john mckay: i'm all for it.

don't think clk is to that point yet, but his staying in the huddle this far into camp is starting to raise questions.

3 weeks. better get the signalling system in soon.

GBO

elainesguyisanidiot writes:

in response to DennisVols:

"We've got to get better at it.''
What? No "we need to look at the films"
Kiffin's no BS approach is not just towards the players it is also in his approach to how he tells it.
How refreshing is it to not get the "coach-speak" we have had to put up with for several years. Kiffin didn't hesitate to call Warren out a couple of weeks ago and it seems to have paid off right away.
It will all be settled between the goal lines once the season starts but at this point last year all we heard turned out to be a smoke screen to what was really going on.
Things are getting better. Just remember it took a decade to go from undefeated NC to a 5-7 with losses to Wyoming and others we should not have lost to last year.
This will not be a championship team this year but it is going to be more competitive, more physical and better coached than it has been in a long time.
Keeping it Real
Go Vols!!!

It will all be settled between the goal lines once the season starts but at this point last year all we heard turned out to be a smoke screen to what was really going on.
When I take your post as a whole. I agree 1000%
When I break it down to each individual point, I agree 1000%.
The only conclusion I can reach is that sometimes, you know what you be talking about.

tums writes:

in response to BrutoVol:

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It's amazing how many Florida fans continue to check out Tennessee pages. And comment on them!!! UF fans must be worried.

tennezz writes:

in response to BrutoVol:

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Hey bruno this defense will stop your overrated offense to!

jsm67vol writes:

The numbers the QBs put up today are better than most all games last year, so I'm still optomistic that one of these guys will emerge as the leader of this offense. Crompton being 6-6 in the 2 minute drill that was finished with a TD pass sounds like something I could get used to hearing on a more frequent basis. Keep working hard guys and it will all come together!

DC_Vol writes:

in response to BrutoVol:

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Geez Brutal,

How do you tell when you telling a half truth or telling just a lie?

Why do you continue to attack our defense which ranked third in the country last year and now has one of the great NFL defensive coordinators in Monte Kiffin?

You always tell half the story that supports your misguided view. How did you pass English class in college. They teach you how to support your ideas with ALL the facts, which you never provide. You have no credibility ever. Everyone including you know that Monte Kiffin is a great Defensive Coordinator. The fact is the majority of the college and NFL teams would select Monte Kiffin over Charlie Strong. Unlike you I can admit Charlie Strong is a great defensive coordinator, but the facts are Monte has many more years of experience at a higher level of football (The NFL) and thus is more knowledgeable then Charlie Strong. Sorry those are the facts. The great equalizer in our society is our free market system, just compare salary levels over the years between the two.

The plummet of the TB defense at the end of last season came during the last four games of the season when he was deciding whether to continue with TB or start a new career as the defensive coordinator with his son at one of the greatest and most storied football programs of all time. Not a program that has only been good for fifteen years.

If you followed the articles at the time, you would have read that Monte Kiffin's decision making took several weeks to make. He had a very difficult time making a final decision. The players have come out and said Monte was distracted and unfocused, which caused the players to be distracted and unfocused. As a result, there defense floundered. Of course use the final four games of Monte's NFL career to make a point, instead of all the previouse successful years as one of the best NFL defensive coordinators in the best football league on the planet.
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jcherrie#219531 (Inactive) writes:

Really? When I saw the offense last year, I was all for it's execution!

I would have first executed the QB and then.......

DC_Vol writes:

in response to jcherrie#219531:

Really? When I saw the offense last year, I was all for it's execution!

I would have first executed the QB and then.......

Hiliarious! Thanks for the levity. On the bright side our offense can only get better. I believe the offense will be much better this year.

fivewides writes:

"Obviously,'' said Kiffin, "we've got to do a much better job as a staff on offense and we have to keep the consistency up on defense.''

At least he's owning it. Young man will get it done with that right there. Driven coaches produce driven players...I think it's gonna be a fun season boys. Peobably not what we'd script, but I betcha money more entertaining than the last few.

onevolfan99 writes:

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onevolfan99 writes:

sorry last link did'nt work try this one : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkiAz1... Great video! 20 days

pdhuff#552644 writes:

Well, Coach Kif, never forget what you were handed to work with for an offense.

Continue to make strides, keep the runners headed North and South and we'll be with you.

At least you've made the doldrums interesting.

teampenny#658108 writes:

in response to pdhuff#552644:

Well, Coach Kif, never forget what you were handed to work with for an offense.

Continue to make strides, keep the runners headed North and South and we'll be with you.

At least you've made the doldrums interesting.

I agree it is not dull. He has signed some good players and they are staying out of trouble. All is great now we are undefeated. Go Vols

madcountyvol writes:

Like I said on the other article this D is going to be very tough. The DEs are going to shine! Rico will get the LB core going and I dont think we need to worry about the secondary. I believe this D is going to dominate alot of teams.

johnlg00 writes:

in response to ThePhantom_96_06_08:

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If you had actually read the article, you would have known that what he actually said made sense. He said it would be worse if one side of the ball were consistently dominating the other. If one unit has the upper hand all the time, then you never know how good EITHER unit is; the dominating one may be great or the dominated one may be terrible. The "good thing" in his opinion is that when one unit dominates in one scrimmage, the other one rises up to the challenge in the next one. That way, the two are leveraging each other to improve. If that is indeed the case, then the whole team is getting better, which is pretty much the bottom line at this point, IMHO.

dvols writes:

game day cant come fast enough!

murrayvol writes:

in response to DennisVols:

"We've got to get better at it.''
What? No "we need to look at the films"
Kiffin's no BS approach is not just towards the players it is also in his approach to how he tells it.
How refreshing is it to not get the "coach-speak" we have had to put up with for several years. Kiffin didn't hesitate to call Warren out a couple of weeks ago and it seems to have paid off right away.
It will all be settled between the goal lines once the season starts but at this point last year all we heard turned out to be a smoke screen to what was really going on.
Things are getting better. Just remember it took a decade to go from undefeated NC to a 5-7 with losses to Wyoming and others we should not have lost to last year.
This will not be a championship team this year but it is going to be more competitive, more physical and better coached than it has been in a long time.
Keeping it Real
Go Vols!!!

I'll have to admit that a season without "coachspeak" and every tired cliche known to man will leave me a bit nostalgic.

GerryOP writes:

"Obviously," said Kiffin, "we've got to do a much better job as a staff..."

Refreshing comment...

20 -- Fear The Kiffin...

murrayvol writes:

in response to BolivarBob:

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After what, 3 years, I'm just glad to know Donald is still alive.....and hopefully kicking butt.

OrangeBeer writes:

I understand all kind of offenses have names, like Veer, Option, Pro-style, ect. Isn't it bad @ss that our defense is one of the few that has a name? Does that mean K Sr. has been around football a little while?

T4TN writes:

I guess you better get to work Laney boy!

kman29 writes:

in response to DC_Vol:

Geez Brutal,

How do you tell when you telling a half truth or telling just a lie?

Why do you continue to attack our defense which ranked third in the country last year and now has one of the great NFL defensive coordinators in Monte Kiffin?

You always tell half the story that supports your misguided view. How did you pass English class in college. They teach you how to support your ideas with ALL the facts, which you never provide. You have no credibility ever. Everyone including you know that Monte Kiffin is a great Defensive Coordinator. The fact is the majority of the college and NFL teams would select Monte Kiffin over Charlie Strong. Unlike you I can admit Charlie Strong is a great defensive coordinator, but the facts are Monte has many more years of experience at a higher level of football (The NFL) and thus is more knowledgeable then Charlie Strong. Sorry those are the facts. The great equalizer in our society is our free market system, just compare salary levels over the years between the two.

The plummet of the TB defense at the end of last season came during the last four games of the season when he was deciding whether to continue with TB or start a new career as the defensive coordinator with his son at one of the greatest and most storied football programs of all time. Not a program that has only been good for fifteen years.

If you followed the articles at the time, you would have read that Monte Kiffin's decision making took several weeks to make. He had a very difficult time making a final decision. The players have come out and said Monte was distracted and unfocused, which caused the players to be distracted and unfocused. As a result, there defense floundered. Of course use the final four games of Monte's NFL career to make a point, instead of all the previouse successful years as one of the best NFL defensive coordinators in the best football league on the planet.
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So being in the NFL makes you more knowledgable than a coach in college? I'll admit that Monte Kiffin is a good defense cordinator in the NFL, but this is college now and its a different game. And right now Charlie Strong has proven himself in the SEC, so while I'd admit Kiffin would get a NFL job over Strong, I don't think the same would be in college. And quite honestly I wonder how well Kiffin's system will work in college. His defense the "Tampa 2" is designed to allow yardage between the 20's, but not once you get in the redzone. In the NFL that works fine because you have the best of the best at every position. You know if you do a 5-10 yard cross pattern to a WR most likely the speed of an NFL defense will get to him before he breaks it much longer. In college football, that is not the case. You get a Tridon Holliday or a Jeff Demps a play like that and he has space, there is a good chance he is gone. And schools like Florida live off creating the big play. Look how many 20+ yard TDs they had last year. Now Im not knocking on Kiffin or Tennessee, but just an opinion that I wonder if that philosphy will be very effective in college football and I think a legit one with the different styles of play that there are in both NFL and college.

Greer_Vol_22 writes:

For all you guys that don't appreciate what is going on with Kiffin and this team.....there's always last year!

DC_Vol writes:

Yes, DC or the District of Columbia are great initials for the greatest capital in the world. Thanks for acknowledging.

We shall see about Monte Kiffin's defense in the college ranks, but I am willing take him over Strong. Just my opinion. Again, nothing wrong with Charlie Strong, but again "The fact is the majority of the college and NFL teams would select Monte Kiffin over Charlie Strong." Sorry, just because you are Florida doesn't mean your coaches are automatically better than Tennessee. Again, our great country decides who is better through our free monetary system of hiring and firing. Examine salaries, is the only plausible and fair way at this point in time to determine who would be selected by other NCAA coaches first. Clearly, Monte makes more right now and has always made more. You can't argue with these cold hard facts. It is how our capitalistic society works.

DC_Vol writes:

in response to kman29:

So being in the NFL makes you more knowledgable than a coach in college? I'll admit that Monte Kiffin is a good defense cordinator in the NFL, but this is college now and its a different game. And right now Charlie Strong has proven himself in the SEC, so while I'd admit Kiffin would get a NFL job over Strong, I don't think the same would be in college. And quite honestly I wonder how well Kiffin's system will work in college. His defense the "Tampa 2" is designed to allow yardage between the 20's, but not once you get in the redzone. In the NFL that works fine because you have the best of the best at every position. You know if you do a 5-10 yard cross pattern to a WR most likely the speed of an NFL defense will get to him before he breaks it much longer. In college football, that is not the case. You get a Tridon Holliday or a Jeff Demps a play like that and he has space, there is a good chance he is gone. And schools like Florida live off creating the big play. Look how many 20+ yard TDs they had last year. Now Im not knocking on Kiffin or Tennessee, but just an opinion that I wonder if that philosphy will be very effective in college football and I think a legit one with the different styles of play that there are in both NFL and college.

Kman,

We shall see, thanks for acknowledging that Monte is a great DC and I agree Charlie Strong is a great DC. No one knows how Monte's Kiffin's DC will translate to the college system, but I and others not just Vol fans think he will have an extremely positive effect on our defense.

I have no problem discussing the future success of Monte Kiffin with you when you bring a decent argument as above. Again, we shall see what transpires this football season. Should be a compelling story. I for one think he will have many surprises in store for Tebow and company and feel strongly there will be many surprises on 9/19. I also can see your side of the argument as a possibility, but one with limited possibility. A decent well constructed argument, so I don't fault you for bringing it.

However, your brethren Brutal Liar, has been removed from the sight for making up statistics and half truths. I posted several responses to his lies on Meyer won't bite when asked about ‘bozo'. He was summarily removed for making up sorry flat out telling lies about Monte's Kiffin's NFL statistics. Check it out! There is no reason to make up information when you guys are the defending National Champions. Just stick to the truth and let he cards fall where they may!

DC_Vol writes:

in response to ThePhantom_96_06_08:

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Yes, DC or the District of Columbia are great initials for the greatest capital in the world. Thanks for acknowledging.

We shall see about Monte Kiffin's defense in the college ranks, but I am willing take him over Strong. Just my opinion. Again, nothing wrong with Charlie Strong, but again "The fact is the majority of the college and NFL teams would select Monte Kiffin over Charlie Strong." Sorry, just because you are Florida doesn't mean your coaches are automatically better than Tennessee. Again, our great country decides who is better through our free monetary system of hiring and firing. Examine salaries, is the only plausible and fair way at this point in time to determine who would be selected by other NCAA coaches first. Clearly, Monte makes more right now and has always made more. You can't argue with these cold hard facts. It is how our capitalistic society works.

DC_Vol writes:

in response to meyer200608:

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All Vol fans be aware Meyer200608 is Brutal liar Vol. I had this parasite removed from GoVols yestereday for inaccuracies and half truths regarding Monte Kiffin. He has changed names and started again. Click his name he just created a new name today to start his lies again. Understand that he is Brutal Liar and do not reply. AGAIN DO NOT RESPOND MEYER200608.

Please review this guy again KNS.

See below:

BrutoVol:
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Lets settle this Grandpa Kiffin stuff and his Dungy-D Defense. Tampa made no effort to keep grandpa. Especiall as his D melted down giving up an average of 38 points in the last four games of the season, a new NFL record. The Bucs were ejected from the playoffs because grandpa couldn't stops some of the poorest offenses in the NFL.

I just hope his iron-lung doesn't give out in The Swamp in the mid-day heat that will affect the Vols ability to make it through the 2nd quarter.

My response that had him removed from the site.
Hey Brutal Liar,

I just want all Vol fans to take note Brutal liar is at it again mistating facts. The first lie the last four Tampa Bay loses were by an average of 38 points.

Carolina Panthers L 23—38
anta Falcons L 10—13 OT
San Diego Chargers L 24—41
Oakland Raiders L 24—31

Any intelligent person can look at these scores and realize there is no way they average 38 points a game. But Brutal Low IQ calculated the above to an average of 38. Incorrect it is around 30 points per game.

Brutal Liar says it was an NFL record in point futility. Again, Liar.

Brutal says these were the four worst NFL offenses in 2008, actually San Diego scored the second most points in the NFL and Carolina was number seven. Wow two in the top ten. Again liar.

Everyone, ignore all future posts from this Brutal Liar. Don't waste anytime with someone who makes up lies. They have no credibility and add nothing to the discussion. You cannot trust anything from this individual. Therefore no reason to respond to lies.

Vol Fans be sure to reply to Brutal Liar and let him know what you think of someone who constantly lies about football stats to support his misguided views.

DC_Vol writes:

in response to meyer200608:

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Brutal Loser now Meyer200608,

Yes you are bad at math, english and now comprehension. Read my post again Brutal.

San Diego second in NFL Points
Carolina seventh in NFL points

Top ten teams are not loser teams. Yet again you are a liar. You can't even help yourself, everything you say is inaccuracy or lie. How do you function in the real world. You have no sense of right or wrong. There are psychological terms for this behavior. You really should talk to some about your behavior.

How do you look in the mirror, when you have no integrity or credibility? Do you lie to your family and friends as you do on this site consistently? Do you know the difference when you tell a lie or when you tell a half truth anymore. Keep up the trash talk and I will get you removed again. Stick to the topics and provide credible arguments and I will leave you alone. Otherwise I will be there to remind the Vol Fans that you are fraud. Just to be clear Monte Kiffin is a great Defensive Coordinator and you know it!!!!!!!!!

Voluvr writes:

OKAY. I feel better now. It's like this...I believe this year's team would beat last year's team.

peerlessvolfan writes:

in response to tums:

It's amazing how many Florida fans continue to check out Tennessee pages. And comment on them!!! UF fans must be worried.

I kinda doubt Gator fans are worried about us just yet.

TunnelHillVol writes:

in response to chuck0303#1342365:

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My pick for the upset is Georgia.Regardless of the recruiting classes they always underachieve.Being a resident of Ga. I assure you the dog's are nervous.I think we're probably a couple years away from going head to head with Ala. and Fl.,but hey upsets happen.I just don't think we have the quality depth to compete at this time.

johnlg00 writes:

in response to ThePhantom_96_06_08:

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That IS a decent point. However, you provided part of the answer when you said that Florida's offense is far and away the best in the conference. No one else in the SEC is having much success with the spread-type offenses, but several were experimenting with it. I say that almost any offense can work if the team executes it properly. SEC defenses ARE the best in the country, so many of our games are relatively low-scoring. In that case, the premium is on avoiding silly mistakes. The more basic the offense, the fewer big plays, but also, presumably, the fewer mistakes. It seems that the offense UT will be running will cut down on the silly drive-killing mistakes that ruined us last year. Until UT gets gets a roster full of top offensive talent, I expect our offenses to be fairly vanilla, but that does not preclude a better offense than we had last year. I realize that may not be saying much(;-P)!

pdhuff#552644 writes:

in response to VOLstuckINky:

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Simply needs to be re-mentored.

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