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The Bizarre Battle for Fred Bledsoe

Fred Bledsoe

Fred Bledsoe went to bed in his Little Rock, Ark., home Tuesday night with Tennessee on his mind, but he awoke Wednesday morning to a sign from God that told him to forsake the Vols for the call of the Hogs.

"I went down and I prayed before I went to sleep and I thought about Tennessee," Bledsoe told a reporter from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. "I had Tennessee on my mind. When I woke up this morning, my dad opened my blinds and I saw the shadow of a hog on my wall. God just showed me the light." The divine sign of the swine swayed Bledsoe to ink with the oinkers and a few hours before Wednesday's...

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