John Adams: Winning QB job will be easier than keeping it

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University of Tennessee quarterbacks, left to right, Riley Ferguson, Justin Worley, Nathan Peterman and Joshua Dobbs during pre-training camp at Haslam Field, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. (Amy Smotherman Burgess/News Sentinel)

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University of Tennessee quarterbacks, left to right, Riley Ferguson, Justin Worley, Nathan Peterman and Joshua Dobbs during pre-training camp at Haslam Field, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. (Amy Smotherman Burgess/News Sentinel)

Justin Worley has won the starting quarterback job for Tennessee. But winning the job will be easier than keeping it.

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Comments » 6

RoadTrip writes:

So John Adams is an expert on talent?! That is hilarious! Just a typical, uneducated, sloppy article.

underthehill writes:

Seems John is saying the same as most who have seen the QB's in action..the other 3 have more physical talent to run and throw..

jmaples54 writes:

in response to RoadTrip:

So John Adams is an expert on talent?! That is hilarious! Just a typical, uneducated, sloppy article.

just as you are amused at adams's article, I am bored with your response.

vut5686#1405392 writes:

Adams says, "It will be easier winning the job than keeping it." Coach says, "He does not want his QB to be looking over his shoulder.....". In other words, Worley has some slack been cut.

Sort of sad: we face five of the top ten teams in the country; haven't researched the rest but guess others are in top 25. I doubt our '97 team would win half of those. I would not bet Peyton's best group would. So, fact is Worley could lose 5-8 games, and still be better than whoever would replace him. Of course, he could look so bad in losing those that anybody would appear better. Hence, Adams has a point...although not an original one.

eutefan#213401 writes:

Good Luck, Mr. Worley.

vq4nfo writes:

Yea Justin, you will have a good season if you can get past the "Adams" negative comments all the time. Good Luck.

As a paying customer, I should be able to filter out without even seeing the headlines, all from John Adams. He has never been anything to UT Football other than a dead beat reporter!!!

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