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Baker's a man of action, not words

Rashad Baker

UT head man Phillip Fulmer and defensive coordinator John Chavis agree that <!--Default NodeId For Rashad Baker is 670348,2003--><A HREF=[PlayerNode:670348]>Rashad Baker</A> and <!--Default NodeId For Gibril Wilson is 670169,2003--><A HREF=[PlayerNode:670169]>Gibril Wilson</A> may be the best pair of safeties in college football. Though understandably flattered by such comments, Baker figures actions speak louder than words.

''I feel real good about it,'' he said of Fulmer's and Chavis' praise. ''But (1998 Vol safeties) Deon Grant and Fred White won SEC and national championships. If me and Gibril and the defense can do that, then we can truly be one of the best to come through here.'' Whereas Baker started in 2000, 2001 and 2002, Wilson arrived as a junior college transfer last year and gradually worked his way into... Recommended Stories

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