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ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. — As an incoming JUCO transfer last season, Maurice Couch did exactly what he was expected to do — play and contribute. The Orlando, Fla., native saw action in all 12 of Tennessee's games, totaling 37 tackles and nine tackles for loss with a pair of sacks. The former FOX Sports NEXT four-star recruit improved as the year went along as a defensive tackle in the then-4-...

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