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Ainge may be key for Vol D

Ainge may be key for Vol D

The key figure in Tennessee's attempt to slow down a high-scoring Arkansas attack this Saturday may not be playing defense.

The key figure could be Erik Ainge. And, no, the 6-6, 225-pounder isn't moving to outside linebacker. He'll be lining up at quarterback, as usual. But his ability to sustain time-consuming drives can limit the Razorbacks' possessions and their scoring opportunities. That may be Tennessee's best defense against an Arkansas offense that leads the SEC in scoring (41.1 points per game) and ranks... Recommended Stories

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