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Fulmer vs. Spurrier

Fulmer vs. Spurrier

Muhammad Ali had Joe Frazier. Bill Russell had Wilt Chamberlain. The Yankees have the Red Sox. The Bears have the Vikings. The great rivalries always feature two competitors with some history, and that's what makes Saturday night's Tennessee-South Carolina football game special.

Head coaches Phillip Fulmer and Steve Spurrier HAVE history. They collided 10 times while Spurrier was head man at Florida, with the winner usually going on to win the SEC title and contend for the national title. Spurrier trumped Fulmer seven times in those 10 meetings but seemed to enjoy taunting the Vol coach even more than beating him. He loved pointing out that Fulmer lost despite higher... Recommended Stories

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