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Bama's big for Wes Brown

As a youngster growing up in Athens, Ala., he was a fan of Alabama quarterback Jay Barker. When the time came to pick a college, however, he chose arch-rival Tennessee.

That makes Saturday's UT-Bama game at Tuscaloosa a little extra special for Wes Brown, a 6-4, 256-pound sophomore who plays defensive end for the Vols. "When Jay Barker was at Alabama, I really followed him and I really enjoyed watching him," Brown recalls. "But my mom and dad are both from Tennessee and they really rubbed off on me. Even though we moved to Alabama when I was born, I became a...

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