Insider Report: Vols set to host Jags

Staff
Posted Sep 23, 2013


Keep updated on all the football news coming out of Big Orange Country by bookmarking InsideTennessee.com on your web browser. Check out the latest edition of Insider Report as the Volunteers prepare for the South Alabama Jaguars.

The fourth and final non-conference matchup for Tennessee comes this weekend in the form of South Alabama.

Kickoff on Shields-Watkins Field at Neyland Stadium is on Saturday at 12:21 EST (TV: SEC Network).

The Volunteers return home after a pair of road losses to ranked teams in consecutive weeks. The Jaguars were off last week after taking down Western Kentucky 31-24 in Week 3.

Matchup Preview  |  September 28, 2013
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South Alabama Jaguars
(2-1, 1-0 Away)
Tennessee Volunteers
(2-2, 2-0 Home)
Offensive Stats Comparison
404.7Total Yards341.2
238.3Passing Yards141.5
166.3Rushing Yards199.8
6Rushing TD8
6Passing TD4
31Points Per Game32
Defensive Stats Comparison
372.0Total Yards Allowed418.2
Game Notes
This is the first-ever meeting between Tennessee and South Alabama. The Vols are 8-0 all-time versus current Sun Belt Conference teams, including a 52-20 win over Western Kentucky in Week 2. The Vols lead the SEC and are No. 3 in NCAA with 12 turnovers forced. Tennessee's plus-three in the turnover margin is tied for third in the Southeastern Conference.

Tennessee Volunteers Depth Chart - 2013
Regular Offense
STARTER2ND3RD4TH
WRMarquez NorthVincent Dallas
TEBrendan DownsA.J. Branisel
LTAntonio RichardsonJacob Gilliam
LGAlex BullardMarcus Jackson
CJames StoneMack Crowder
RGZach FultonDylan Wiesman
RTJa'Wuan JamesKyler Kerbyson
WRAlton HowardJohnathon Johnson
QBJustin WorleyJ. Dobbs/R. Ferguson
WRJason CroomJosh Smith
HBRajion NealMarlin Lane
Base 4-3 Defense
STARTER2ND3RD4TH
LDEJacques SmithJordan Williams
LDTDaniel McCullersGreg Clark
RDTDaniel HoodDanny O'Brien
RDECorey MillerMarlon Walls
WLBDontavis SappChristian Harris
MLBA.J. JohnsonJohn Propst
SLBBrent BrewerGreg King
CBJustin ColemanMalik Foreman
SSBrian RandolphMax Arnold
FSLaDarrell McNeilByron Moore
CBCameron SuttonReggie Juin

Take a look at Monday's edition of Insider Report as Riley Blevins and Danny Parker converse about the Florida game, the Jaguars' arrival Saturday and more following this week's press conference:



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