After going winless versus ranked opponents in the Derek Dooley era at Tennessee
, the Volunteers hope to earn a signature victory for Butch Jones this Saturday as the No. 6 Georgia
Bulldogs venture to Knoxville for an Southeastern Conference Eastern Division game.
Tennessee carries a four-game win streak on Shields-Watkins Field into this one. Kickoff is at 3:30 EST (TV: CBS).
|Matchup Preview | October 5, 2013|
|#6 Georgia Bulldogs|
(3-1, 2-0, 0-1 Away)
(3-2, 0-1, 3-0 Home)
|Offensive Stats Comparison|
|41.2||Points Per Game||31.8|
|Defensive Stats Comparison|
|403.8||Total Yards Allowed||413|
|Tennessee owns a 21-19-2 all-time lead over Georgia in the all-time series. The Athens-based squad has taken the last three meetings. Tennessee had won three of four matchups. Tennessee is up 11-9-1 in Knoxville. The Vols will officially debut their new adidas Smokey gray uniforms. The last time the Big Orange wore an alternate uniform was on Oct. 31, 2009, when it defeated No. 21 South Carolina 31-13, which was the last victory over a ranked foe.|
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