Vols run through practice on Aug. 6
Barring a major surprise, junior Justin Worley will start Tennessee’s season-opener against Austin Peay.
But don’t discount the possibility of a major surprise.
On a Vols team aching for a fresh start, why not consider starting a true freshman at quarterback? Considering the options — and expectations — newcomers Joshua Dobbs and Riley Ferguson are intriguing possibilities.
First-year coach Butch Jones has the freedom to take chances. After all the coaching upheaval of the past five years, he gets a pass this season. While winning games is always important, his record in 2013 will not determine his long-term viability as UT coach.
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