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Finesse at fullback?

Some things just make you stop, shake your head to clear it and go "Huh?" A 255-pounder talking about being a "finesse" runner, for instance.

Reporters had that reaction during a recent interview with bullish Tennessee fullback Channing Fugate, who was an oversized tailback during his days at Breathitt County High in Jackson, Ky. "I was a little bit finesse as a high school running back, so I had to come in here and get a mean attitude," the 6-foot-1, 255-pound sophomore said. "The fullback's got to have that tough attitude." He beat...

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