Challenge for 'Pig' Howard is to take the next step

Tennessee offensive lineman James Stone (64), left, and wide receiver Pig Howard (2) leave the field after celebrating their 52-20 win over Western Kentucky at Neyland Stadium, Saturday, September 7, 2013 in Knoxville, Tenn. (AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SENTINEL)

Photo by Amy Smotherman Burgess

Tennessee offensive lineman James Stone (64), left, and wide receiver Pig Howard (2) leave the field after celebrating their 52-20 win over Western Kentucky at Neyland Stadium, Saturday, September 7, 2013 in Knoxville, Tenn. (AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SENTINEL)

After posting a career-high 75 yards receiving on four catches against Florida last Saturday, the challenge for Tennessee wide receiver Alton “Pig” Howard becomes taking the next step.

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johndavid writes:

The comment about no other receiver having the skill set as Pig is very telling. Pig is not an elite receiver(just good as of now) and the other guys ( exception North) are not in his category. Got to get more athletic at receiver and running back.

johnlg00 writes:

Glad to see Kerbyson and Crowder getting some playing time. They will likely both have to start on the O-line next year.

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