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New look at linebacker

New look at linebacker

Tennessee's superior depth at linebacker is being put to the test. The Vols lost top reserve Marvin Mitchell to a preseason knee injury, then lost starting middle 'backer Kevin Simon to a torn ACL in Game 2.

So far, UT's depth is holding up. Omar Gaither made his first start in Game 3 vs. Louisiana Tech and responded with a team-high 11 tackles and a diving interception. He'll be a key man as the Vols attempt to slow down... Recommended Stories

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