Michael Palardy hits long-visualized game-winning field goal

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Tennessee kicker Michael Palardy kicks the game-winning field goal against South Carolina on Saturday at Neyland Stadium.

Photo by Michael Patrick

MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL Tennessee kicker Michael Palardy kicks the game-winning field goal against South Carolina on Saturday at Neyland Stadium.

When Tennessee coach Butch Jones crossed paths with Michael Palardy at the salad bar on Friday night, Jones asked his senior kicker if he was ready.

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Tao_of_Tennessee writes:

Given that situation and the history over the last four years, I am not sure I could have trotted onto the field without tripping and falling on my face. I am really happy for this kid.

johnlg00 writes:

So happy for Palardy after all the abuse he has absorbed from so many so-called fans. He has gone far toward putting the "special" back in "special teams" for the Vols this year. Hope we have somebody at least as good to provide the same boost next year.

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