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On the inside cover of the new Tennessee football media guide, there's a picture of former coach Phillip Fulmer holding up a Waterford Crystal football in celebration of his team's national championship. The caption congratulates the coach for being inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

It's appropriate to mention one of the most prominent members of the UT football family. And it was done strategically in that you have to strain to notice the date on the trophy.

The Vols aren't just honoring a former coach. They're reminding us they haven't always been last in the SEC East. There's nothing to be gained from reminding anyone that the championship was achieved 14 years ago, or before the 2012 recruiting class was ready for kindergarten.

The Vols took national prominence for granted then. Bowl games were a foregone conclusion. The top 25 was almost as certain.

Nothing is assured after three losing seasons in the last five years. That's why this season is so important.

Finally, the Vols have sufficient talent and depth to win meaningful games, qualify for a Jan. 1 bowl and finish in the top 25. But for the purpose of my third column on reasonable goals for the 2012 season, let's whittle that threesome down to "Think National."

While this team isn't capable of contending for a national championship, it could at least help repair the damage to the program's national image. If the Vols can meet that goal, the program could benefit far beyond this season.

UT's success is based, in part, on national recruiting, and you can't ignore how winning influences that. The more you win, the more readily your message is received in the far corners of the country. Conversely, when you're losing, your national appeal plummets, which might explain why the program's rebuilding efforts have been prolonged.

Coach Johnny Majors turned a once-dilapidated Pittsburgh program into a national power in only a few years. He needed eight years to field a top-25 team at Tennessee and 13 years to produce back-to-back top-25 teams.

In the worst of times, schools like Florida, Alabama, LSU and Georgia can rebound faster than other schools because of their in-state recruiting base. No matter how low they go, enough talented players will remain devoted to their in-state school.

The Vols don't have that safety net. So when they fall, they're apt to fall harder and stay down longer.

But once they can reestablish themselves on the national scene, their recruiting could be enhanced right away. They won't have to wait long to take a step in that direction.

In the 1990s, an opener against N.C. State would elicit a shrug. It provokes excitement now.

You would be hard-pressed to find a more appropriate opponent for a program seeking to regain its footing on the national landscape. The Wolfpack is good enough to present a challenge, yet not so good that a victory would require a perfect game.

The Vols haven't been in the top 25 since they lost to UCLA in the 2008 opener. Four difficult years later, another opener on national television could help the Vols reclaim a portion of all they have lost.

John Adams is a senior columnist. He may be reached at 865-342-6284 or adamsj@knoxnews.com. Follow him at http://twitter.com/johnadamskns

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aspenvol2 writes:

Yeah John, Tennessee hasn't always been last in the SEC East. In fact, we've almost never been last. But don't let facts get in the way of another snarky piece by one of the poorest writers in the SEC footprint. Fulmer won it all, but that didn't stop you from belittling him at every opportunity. Wow; just awful journalism.

VolinCalif writes:

You have it right John. We are in a pretty good position to make a comeback this year. I'm a Vol fan as solid as you'll ever find. Will I yell perfect? You bet I will.
I don't think UT will be at it's best this year but they are coming back. The truth is that Dooley had a big job to do and he has done pretty good reestablishing the talent pool, whether anyone wants to acknowledge it or not. Even if we loose a few to the NFL at the end of this year we are not bone dry in talent and we will complete very well next year. Yes I think we will make a good showing this year and very likely a run at the SEC E. I think that SC is the real team to beat this year in the East. We'll beat Fl and maybe GA. But Steve has a thing about beating UT and he has history on his side. Thanks for this art. I like the foresight it shows.

GONAVY writes:

I can't decide if Adams is trying to be objective and fails, or simply trying to be coy. Either way, you can tell it is the slow time in sports after the All Star game and before fall practice begins. Not to be picky, but I would hardly call opening on a Friday night on ESPNU a national audience, really, if you think about it.

Prostar writes:

I for one like our chances. We're at least as good as any other team in WR's and TE. Our line is large and I think will play better than we've seen in a long time creating lanes for our RB's. Tyler just needs to be a good game manager. On defense we have size and speed such as we've not seen in a long time. I'm not as confident in our kicking game but we definately have all the pieces to be a very good football team and I really like this staff.

tuvol4u (Inactive) writes:

Has anyone noticed ever since Sunday that John Adams has slowly been writing new material using "have potential" and "shouldnt shoot for middle of the SEC", opposed to Sundays "Vols dont need to aim so high" Its as if he is trying to get back in "good graces" with the fan base. Too late dude, you have no business writing about the vols.

You know he and Dave Hooker are a match made in heaven. John, if your not careful, you too will get laughed out of knoxville like your little buddy Hooker.

WetumpkaThumpa writes:

"Coach Johnny Majors turned a once-dilapidated Pittsburgh program into a national power in only a few years."

John, that's not all that hard to do when you can recruit PA and OH like you can at Pitt. Taking nothing away from Johnny, I just don't see a reason for that to be in the story.

WetumpkaThumpa writes:

I don't see a reason for mentioning that it takes longer for a down UT program to bounce back than it does UGA, Bama, etc. Bama was down for as long, if not longer than UT only a few years ago, and UGA was down from 1982-2002. Tennessee won a National title in 1998, UGA last won one in 1982. Georgia has been down longer.

laraccoon writes:

he is spot on on one thing, this year will go along way in determining how long it will take to rebuild the program .if they have a decent year ,at least 8 wins then recruiting will be better(and Dooley has done fairly well while not doing much on the field) but if they have a disappointing year then rebuilding will drag on a little longer . most people expect to win at least 8 games this year , probably most of you expect more , Dooley wins 8 games this year and in my mind that is monumental !

Tnvolsfan4ever (Inactive) writes:

Just a little bit of research Adams and one can see how Majors was able to build Pitt back so fast. UNLIMITED visits by a coach to a high school netted Tony Dorsett (know who he is?) and 72 other recruits that year. 73 total recruits in his first year, 3 years later he gets the NC.

VolzsFan writes:

Okay, Tennessee has 2 National Titles in well over 100 years. One in the modern times. One in a day when it was segregated and Tenn played no team in the top 25 final poll until the bowl. They lost.

When did winning a National Title be the goal or the measuring stick. LSU has 3, Florida has 3. Georgia 1 and Auburn I think 2. Bama has 9 and ND has 8. When did it become a failure to not win the National Title? About 50 years between each is about the real expectation. Anyone that thinks Tenn is a contender ever for a National Title is kidding themselves.

Tenn was a top 10 program. Than the Hall of Famer came and it became a top 5 program. Going forward, it will be lucky to ever be a top 25 program constantly again. The old days of segregation we could compete. Than Phil could go to other states and get players State U wanted. Now, we beat out UAB and Central Florida. Get in where you fit in. Enjoy the tailgates because this is the change many of you wanted.

VolzsFan writes:

this will be another 5-7 or 6-6 year. Stop kidding yourself. The only way they get in the National Conversation is a coaching search...or someone has two plays of the year against them the way Arkansas did.

VolinCalif writes:

Well you have it correct on recruiting the Ohio, Penn area. I was at my grandsons high school grad a number of years ago The loc. was near Dayton. I don't think I saw one kid under six feet tall and that included girls. I think the Majorettes twirled 100 lb barbells for practice. Tenn may lack in having a great high school pool of players but they are getting there. More and more people are taking to the state and sports will improve at that level.
GBO

tovolny writes:

What did Adams say? Why did he say it? Does the headline for this article make sense?

Choose below:
A) Will John Adams ever receive a
asignificant award for journalism?

YES or NO

B) Will the UT Vols Football Team
perform better this year at their
job than John Adams will at his?

YES or NO

C) Should GoVolsXtra promote or
ridicule UT Sports?

Promote or Ridicule

D) Do you think that articles like
this should be on GoVolsXtra or on
the KNS Sports Section?

GoVolsXtra or KNS Sports Section

My answers are: A NO, B YES, C Promote, D KNS Sports Section

GoVols_16 writes:

Let's go Vols. Here's to hoping for a winning season & then either Worley or Peterman at the helm in 2013!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

HallowedHill writes:

You damn skippy, John! Time to turn this thing around.

GO VOLS!

CoverOrange writes:

in response to VolzsFan:

Okay, Tennessee has 2 National Titles in well over 100 years. One in the modern times. One in a day when it was segregated and Tenn played no team in the top 25 final poll until the bowl. They lost.

When did winning a National Title be the goal or the measuring stick. LSU has 3, Florida has 3. Georgia 1 and Auburn I think 2. Bama has 9 and ND has 8. When did it become a failure to not win the National Title? About 50 years between each is about the real expectation. Anyone that thinks Tenn is a contender ever for a National Title is kidding themselves.

Tenn was a top 10 program. Than the Hall of Famer came and it became a top 5 program. Going forward, it will be lucky to ever be a top 25 program constantly again. The old days of segregation we could compete. Than Phil could go to other states and get players State U wanted. Now, we beat out UAB and Central Florida. Get in where you fit in. Enjoy the tailgates because this is the change many of you wanted.

In 1951 UT played Duke, ranked 16th, and Kentucky, ranked 9th. And what is your point about the segregated era? Sounds like a racist statement.

As for Coach Fulmer, he was not a Top 25 coach when he left either.

CoverOrange writes:

in response to VolinCalif:

Well you have it correct on recruiting the Ohio, Penn area. I was at my grandsons high school grad a number of years ago The loc. was near Dayton. I don't think I saw one kid under six feet tall and that included girls. I think the Majorettes twirled 100 lb barbells for practice. Tenn may lack in having a great high school pool of players but they are getting there. More and more people are taking to the state and sports will improve at that level.
GBO

I live in Dayton area, and you're right (well, not the majorettes) about talent around here. Every year the Dayton paper touts some local kid (usually Centerville) that was becoming a star at Ohio St or Michigan or was drafted into the NFL. From my Tennessee HS, it was rare to hear of someone getting a scholarship to a major school much less making it to the pros. Girls basketball seems to be the exception.

orangecountyvols writes:

Vols,

Everyone be prepared to hear the news about Mr. Troll........Volszfan. Write it down, his 5-7/6-6 predictions.

What will be so enjoyable will be trolls like this choking on those words.

Come back to us, don't lose yourself after the season. In the meantime, get rid of the Vol from your name..........
don't disgrace the University.

allntl1#565211 writes:

Johnny had a national championship team at UT but Phil could not close the deal. Heath Schuler, Dale Carter, Carl Pickens, Charlie Garner to name a few. What an unbelievable load of talent Phil inherited when he ran Johnny off. Karma baby.

MooseandSquirrelVol writes:

in response to GeauxTeamScribbler:

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Welcome back Jeff.
Oh yeah, let's start "suggest removal" NOW.

chuckfromwoodberry writes:

in response to VolzsFan:

Okay, Tennessee has 2 National Titles in well over 100 years. One in the modern times. One in a day when it was segregated and Tenn played no team in the top 25 final poll until the bowl. They lost.

When did winning a National Title be the goal or the measuring stick. LSU has 3, Florida has 3. Georgia 1 and Auburn I think 2. Bama has 9 and ND has 8. When did it become a failure to not win the National Title? About 50 years between each is about the real expectation. Anyone that thinks Tenn is a contender ever for a National Title is kidding themselves.

Tenn was a top 10 program. Than the Hall of Famer came and it became a top 5 program. Going forward, it will be lucky to ever be a top 25 program constantly again. The old days of segregation we could compete. Than Phil could go to other states and get players State U wanted. Now, we beat out UAB and Central Florida. Get in where you fit in. Enjoy the tailgates because this is the change many of you wanted.

He's gone, he ain't coming back, get over it. This is mantra I heard for 17 years from those of your ilk. It's not as much fun taking the medicine as it is giving it out, huh?

laraccoon writes:

in response to allntl1#565211:

Johnny had a national championship team at UT but Phil could not close the deal. Heath Schuler, Dale Carter, Carl Pickens, Charlie Garner to name a few. What an unbelievable load of talent Phil inherited when he ran Johnny off. Karma baby.

you never hear people mention that , and it took Majors a few years to build a foundation like that . U T was strong because of Majors . 13 years before he had back to back top 25 teams . is that correct ? and you hear these whiners calling for Dooleys head after only two years .

BristolTnVol writes:

Booring article

Bigger_Al writes:

in response to allntl1#565211:

Johnny had a national championship team at UT but Phil could not close the deal. Heath Schuler, Dale Carter, Carl Pickens, Charlie Garner to name a few. What an unbelievable load of talent Phil inherited when he ran Johnny off. Karma baby.

Phil won a title at UT. Johnny didn't. Won't even mention the mutiny at halftime at the 91 Fiesta Bowl.

Can't fix STUPID.

Bigger_Al writes:

PLUS, Majors signed about 80 frosh per year at Pitt, before scholly limitations. Played the best, ran off the rest. Awesome!

volbike writes:

in response to allntl1#565211:

Johnny had a national championship team at UT but Phil could not close the deal. Heath Schuler, Dale Carter, Carl Pickens, Charlie Garner to name a few. What an unbelievable load of talent Phil inherited when he ran Johnny off. Karma baby.

Who do you think recruited all that talent?
UT only got better under Majors when Phil came back and started doing the recruiting and they put Johnny in a broom closet.
His five year rebuilding plan that took 10 years would never have happened w/o Phil and he was about the only coach that did not have sense enough to move on in that tenure because he loved the school so much.

Bigger_Al writes:

in response to allntl1#565211:

Johnny had a national championship team at UT but Phil could not close the deal. Heath Schuler, Dale Carter, Carl Pickens, Charlie Garner to name a few. What an unbelievable load of talent Phil inherited when he ran Johnny off. Karma baby.

Also, Moron, it's "Shuler". Maybe you should get the spelling right on our 2nd greatest player in the past 20 years.

And Dale Carter was the one Johnny's venom was directed at in the 91 Fiesta Bowl. And Pick was the one that asked him to apologize, and got cussed out.

And the team quit.

VolMoment writes:

in response to Tnvolsfan4ever:

Just a little bit of research Adams and one can see how Majors was able to build Pitt back so fast. UNLIMITED visits by a coach to a high school netted Tony Dorsett (know who he is?) and 72 other recruits that year. 73 total recruits in his first year, 3 years later he gets the NC.

You beat me to it. I should have known Adams would not spend any energy to research anything. Shows his lack of football knowledge. There is no comparison what Majors did in a few years since he was able to bring in that many. Adams was hoping nobody knew that so he could try and put pressure on Dooley who inherited the worst situation of any coach in the modern era of SEC football.

keepitreal4vols writes:

John Adams: Vols have pieces get to back in national conversation

John-job Great, But think I headline twisted is.

Munsterlander writes:

in response to VolzsFan:

Okay, Tennessee has 2 National Titles in well over 100 years. One in the modern times. One in a day when it was segregated and Tenn played no team in the top 25 final poll until the bowl. They lost.

When did winning a National Title be the goal or the measuring stick. LSU has 3, Florida has 3. Georgia 1 and Auburn I think 2. Bama has 9 and ND has 8. When did it become a failure to not win the National Title? About 50 years between each is about the real expectation. Anyone that thinks Tenn is a contender ever for a National Title is kidding themselves.

Tenn was a top 10 program. Than the Hall of Famer came and it became a top 5 program. Going forward, it will be lucky to ever be a top 25 program constantly again. The old days of segregation we could compete. Than Phil could go to other states and get players State U wanted. Now, we beat out UAB and Central Florida. Get in where you fit in. Enjoy the tailgates because this is the change many of you wanted.

childish. you'll count Bama's absurd retroactive titles to support your agenda and discount Tennessee's. not a vol fan, just a jerk.

laraccoon writes:

in response to Bigger_Al:

PLUS, Majors signed about 80 frosh per year at Pitt, before scholly limitations. Played the best, ran off the rest. Awesome!

most all decent coaches back then did that stuff .

volfaninbuckeyeland writes:

in response to CoverOrange:

I live in Dayton area, and you're right (well, not the majorettes) about talent around here. Every year the Dayton paper touts some local kid (usually Centerville) that was becoming a star at Ohio St or Michigan or was drafted into the NFL. From my Tennessee HS, it was rare to hear of someone getting a scholarship to a major school much less making it to the pros. Girls basketball seems to be the exception.

Hey there, Cover, I also live in the Dayton area and couldn't agree with you more about the talent pool in the area, especially Centerville. Am always glad to hear when one chooses to go to UT, but unfortunately, it doesn't happen all that often. On a side note, if you ever have need of the services of an orthopedic surgeon, there is one on Far Hills Ave. who spent time on UT's medical staff. He even had the retaining wall in his parking lot painted in that unmistakable style of Neyland's checkerboard endzone, and his office is a veritable museum of Tenn paraphernalia, most of which is autographed. He even offered me his tickets to the '09 Vandy game, but I was unable to go. I am never shy about approaching anyone who is also sporting that distinctive Tenn orange, so maybe our paths will someday cross--always a pleasure to meet another Vol fan in buckeye land.

10seVol85_Part_Deux writes:

in response to WetumpkaThumpa:

"Coach Johnny Majors turned a once-dilapidated Pittsburgh program into a national power in only a few years."

John, that's not all that hard to do when you can recruit PA and OH like you can at Pitt. Taking nothing away from Johnny, I just don't see a reason for that to be in the story.

It doesn't hurt if the NCAA doesn't have scholarship limits and you can get the administration to allow you to sign 75 players in one class either.

Bigger_Al writes:

in response to allntl1#565211:

Johnny had a national championship team at UT but Phil could not close the deal. Heath Schuler, Dale Carter, Carl Pickens, Charlie Garner to name a few. What an unbelievable load of talent Phil inherited when he ran Johnny off. Karma baby.

Also (IDIOT), Johnny coached that team to a 5-3 record, while favored in 7 games. Phil coached that team to a 4-0 record while favored in 1 game. Phil had a hammerlock on the first SEC East championship ever, and Johnny came back and blew it big time. So, who couldn't close what deal?

Bigger_Al writes:

in response to allntl1#565211:

Johnny had a national championship team at UT but Phil could not close the deal. Heath Schuler, Dale Carter, Carl Pickens, Charlie Garner to name a few. What an unbelievable load of talent Phil inherited when he ran Johnny off. Karma baby.

Plus (NEANDERTHAL), Carter and Pickens weren't even on the '92 team anyway.

VolMan126 writes:

in response to GeauxTeamScribbler:

(This comment was removed by the site staff.)

I also recall seeing a moving van parked in front of the Majors house atleast 2 times. The team this clown talks about was the 1990 team that should have won. It was by far the best team CJM had during his time at UT. The 85 team that beat Miami was good but was no where near as talented. 2 Ties and 2 losses cost them a shot. We lost to a sorry alabubba team 9-6 at home due to CJM and the prevent the win offence he held CPF to in that game. (go back and watch it) We tied the barn for the same reasons. Andy Kelley was turned loose in the second half against the NC Colorado and we almost came back and won.It was the same type game against ND, Andy began in the second half to throw the ball and 3 inches higher with that last pass and we win that game. That was the start of the problems in the ath dept that led to CJM being asked to leave. CPF started the first play of the first game he was HC with a long pass and changed the way we played after that from 3 runs and punt to scoring points. You guys can say what you want to about CPF. But I would take him back today with out question. His decline in the last few years can be placed on the shoulders of Mark Richt. He began to get some of the kids from his home state that we had been getting and it cost us. Add in the fact that Holtz was at usc and kinda closed the door in SC hurt also. I'll take 152-52 over what we have gone thru in the past few years any day. Not to mention that we lost several top 10 tens in our program that never worked out over his last year or so.
Now I think that this team is going to be much better that everyone thinks. I think that CDD has done a great job bringing us around during a time that the GRN himself could not have fixed. Give the man time to get things going with a full roster before we light out on another D@mn coaching search. GO VOLS!

VolMan126 writes:

Chris Mims
Chuck Smith
Alvin Harper
Kacy Rodgers
Dale Carter
Todd Kelly
Carl Pickens
Antone Davis
Andy Kelly
Just to name a few...go look at the 1990 roster and tell me what you think! GO VOLS!

10seVol85_Part_Deux writes:

in response to laraccoon:

most all decent coaches back then did that stuff .

I don't think so. There weren't any NCAA limits, but it was tough to get a school's administration to bite off on that many scholarships. Majors made it part of his deal when he took the Pitt job that he would be able to sign 50 per year. That number would be more than any of their competitors and allow them to build the program quickly. When the NCAA announced that they were going to place limits, he went back to the board and got them to approve 75 in the first year, before the limits went into effect.

Bigger_Al writes:

in response to allntl1#565211:

Johnny had a national championship team at UT but Phil could not close the deal. Heath Schuler, Dale Carter, Carl Pickens, Charlie Garner to name a few. What an unbelievable load of talent Phil inherited when he ran Johnny off. Karma baby.

(I'm this moron up here^)

"Johnny was winning National Championships every year. Then Phil comes along, and inherits Reggie White, Shaun Ellis, Al Wilson, John Henderson, Albert Haynesworth, Eric Berry, Peyton Manning, Jamal Lewis, Jason Witten, Cosey Coleman, Chad Clifton, Fuad Reveiz, Dustin Colquitt, Donte Stallworth, Justin Hunter, and George Bad News Cafego. And he never wins a championship. Gosh."

Bigger_Al writes:

in response to VolMan126:

Chris Mims
Chuck Smith
Alvin Harper
Kacy Rodgers
Dale Carter
Todd Kelly
Carl Pickens
Antone Davis
Andy Kelly
Just to name a few...go look at the 1990 roster and tell me what you think! GO VOLS!

And Johnny went 9-2-2 with those guys. Choked against Bama. So what?

Big_Orange_Troll_Hunter writes:

Johnny Majors held a childish grudge against the University for a generation? Are you sure you're not talking about yourself, Mr. Flowers?

10seVol85_Part_Deux writes:

Did Adams say this team isn't capable of winning a national championship? That's what I thought.

You know, I think this team IS capable of doing that. Although I think they're capable, and I would love for them to do it, I don't think they will. There is a difference.

Razzle writes:

in response to GeauxTeamScribbler:

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This is pure nonsense.

Razzle writes:

in response to WaltGoVols:

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Maybe you Vandy fans should worry more about your chances against So. Carolina.

Goutvols16 writes:

in response to VolzsFan:

Okay, Tennessee has 2 National Titles in well over 100 years. One in the modern times. One in a day when it was segregated and Tenn played no team in the top 25 final poll until the bowl. They lost.

When did winning a National Title be the goal or the measuring stick. LSU has 3, Florida has 3. Georgia 1 and Auburn I think 2. Bama has 9 and ND has 8. When did it become a failure to not win the National Title? About 50 years between each is about the real expectation. Anyone that thinks Tenn is a contender ever for a National Title is kidding themselves.

Tenn was a top 10 program. Than the Hall of Famer came and it became a top 5 program. Going forward, it will be lucky to ever be a top 25 program constantly again. The old days of segregation we could compete. Than Phil could go to other states and get players State U wanted. Now, we beat out UAB and Central Florida. Get in where you fit in. Enjoy the tailgates because this is the change many of you wanted.

2 titles really? good numbers... if you're not a Tennessee fan or just twisting things to make a point. If you claim 2 you should change your username!

dragon18 writes:

in response to GeauxTeamScribbler:

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Let's not so conveniently forget the state of the program when Coach Fulmer left. I really respect and admire Coach Fulmer, but the pain we have been feeling for the past several years is almost solely because he simply wasn't getting the job done at the end of his tenure.

shipperman#280095 writes:

in response to Bigger_Al:

Also (IDIOT), Johnny coached that team to a 5-3 record, while favored in 7 games. Phil coached that team to a 4-0 record while favored in 1 game. Phil had a hammerlock on the first SEC East championship ever, and Johnny came back and blew it big time. So, who couldn't close what deal?

Fulmer had one of if not the greatest QB to play a game in manning, and could not even win a Championship. That speaks volumes. And Arkansas handed us the NC, still say that "fumble" was rigged and paid for just like Tee Martin

orangecountyvols writes:

Vols,

To be clear...........do we agree that the latest Fulmer lover ( the Scribbler ) is none other than the Rat? If so, why does the "Staff" do this????????? Let someone they just banned come back in again...........saying the same old long winded tirade?

All the similar signs are there that this is the same griper and his presence portends pretty much all you're going to hear from now on until the hangman's noose does its thing.

GerryOP writes:

I agree Mr. Adams, time to get UT football back into the national conversation. A pretty dang good performance when you consider the toxic dump of a program Coach Dooley found when he got here 2 1/2 years ago.

mocsandvolsfan writes:

Wow! Adam's articles always get people excited...not necessarily in a good way though. But I really didn't find this one offensive. Not really. Maybe a little overly realistic.hehe

C'mon Adams. Let us dream a little. Top 15 this year? top 5 next. NC in 2015. Anything's possible. But at least let us have fun watching things take whatever shape it will.

GO VOLS GBO GO BRAY and accessories.lol

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