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A Year of Living Dangerously

Phillip Fulmer

To summarize Tennessee's loss to Notre Dame: The Vols simply got beat at their own game. Or if you live by the sword you die by the sword.

The comparison I use to illustrate this point is the Vols last home game against Alabama. Tennessee won that contest by the identical score that it lost the Notre Dame game — 17-13. The key play in both contests was a defensive touchdown. Tennessee's defensive TD came on the second play of the game when Parys Haralson picked up a fumble and rambled 18 yards for a touchdown. Notre Dame's defensive... Recommended Stories

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