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Vols Must Play Better to Beat S.C.

PHILLIP FULMER

After dispatching the Gators in Gainesville, Tennessee goes into Saturday's contest against South Carolina with all it's preseason dreams and post-season goals intact. The last two times Tennessee knocked off Florida (in 1998 and 2001) it went to play for the SEC title.

However before those victories, the Vols, under the direction of Phillip Fulmer, only beat Florida in 1992. That was the same season in which Johnny Majors was recoverying from a heart bypass the first four games. When he returned, Tennessee had worked its way to No. 4 in the national rankings before a trio of heartbreaking defeats ended the Vols SEC title hopes. Majors, who refused to sign a...

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