So, what makes the Big Orange so successful in comeback situations?
''We have a veteran quarterback (Casey Clausen) who has that knack,'' UT head man Phillip Fulmer said. ''We have a fairly veteran offensive line, and there's a lot of character on this team.''
So, what does Fulmer think of these dramatic rallies?
''I'd prefer not to have to do that,'' he deadpanned.
Tennessee's football team has come from behind in four of its five victories this season. The Vols overcame deficits vs. Marshall (7-0 and 10-7), vs. South Carolina (20-17 in overtime), vs. Florida (3-0) and vs. Alabama (3-0, 6-3, 20-13, 34-27 and 43-40).