TK2 is on the fast track

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InsideTennessee is the place to go for keen insights on Vol football. Check out this story on a legacy freshman who appears likely to make a huge impact in his rookie season:

Like his famous father, Todd Kelly Jr. loves making quarterbacks miserable. He just does it from a distance, whereas his dad got up close and personal. Todd Sr. was a 6-foot-2, 250-pound pass-rushing defensive end who still ranks fourth in Tennessee’s record book for both single-season sacks (11 in 1992) and career sacks (22.5 in 1989-92). Lacking the heft of his dad, Todd Jr. utilizes his 6-foot, 191-pound frame at safety, where he is launching a serious bid to start as a true freshman. Don’t bet against him. The gifted rookie from Knoxville's Webb School has everything in the safety job description. He’s tough. He’s agile. He’s smart. He’s quick enough to cover wide receivers but also rugged enough to bring down 250-pound tight ends. And, believe it or not, he might be the best open-field tackler on the team. That’s an incredible asset for a safety, since there’s no one behind him to clean up the mess when he whiffs on a ball-carrier. Kelly credits this knack to Willie Martinez...