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Matt beats odds ... twice

The odds of a walk-on earning a Tennessee football scholarship are pretty long. The odds of it happening twice TO THE SAME GUY must be close to infinitesimal. But one member of the 2006 Volunteer squad turned the trick.

In addition to a second scholarship, Matt McGlothlin apparently has earned a first-team job. He's penciled in to start at the defensive tackle spot opposite All-America candidate Justin Harrell when UT opens the 2006 season Sept. 2 against California. "Matt McGlothlin has grown up considerably," head coach Phillip Fulmer said recently. "Right now he's doing really well. He's battling to be a...

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