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Will Vols Resurrect the 3-4 this Fall?

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Last season there was a preponderance of preseason speculation regarding Tennessee's potential use of the 3-4 defensive scheme to supplement its base 4-3 alignment.

Tennessee coaches acknowledged the Vols had worked on the 3-4 in practice, but denied such a package was prominent in their plans for the season. They maintained that variations in the 4-3 were always utilized and the 3-4 was simply one of those looks. Whether they were attempting to mislead the opposition by misinforming the public is not clear, but the entire issue became moot when outside... Recommended Stories

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