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Where was Coker?

Where was Coker?

It's easy to second-guess the coaches after a loss. Still, you have to wonder about the way redshirt freshman tailback LaMarcus Coker was utilized in Tennessee's 31-14 loss at Arkansas last Saturday night.

After missing 2½ games with a strained knee, Coker was inserted at tailback on the Vols' third series of the first quarter. He promptly carried on four of the next five plays, posting gains of 8, 6, 12 and 11 yards while helping UT register three first downs. Montario Hardesty then replaced Coker, who did not carry again the rest of the half. I asked offensive coordinator David Cutcliffe if...

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