Head coach Phillip Fulmer announced Wednesday that two Tennessee football players have been…
Wardlow saves the day
Sophomore safety Antonio Wardlow had just 9 tackles, zero interceptions and zero pass breakups to show for Tennessee's 13 previous games of 2007. With the bowl outcome hanging in the balance, however, he stepped in front of 6-foot-5 Kyle Jefferson to make a game-saving interception that sealed the Vols' 21-17 defeat of Wisconsin. "With a 6-foot-5 wide receiver on my side, I knew they were going to try something deep – a post corner or something like that," Wardlow said on the post-game show. "I knew once the ball was thrown that I had to go get it at its highest point." He did just that, staggered into the end zone, then returned the ball 18 yards before hitting the deck. "I knew the game was pretty much over," he said, "so I just slid." Tennessee, 4-3 and seemingly a program in disarray after a humiliating 4...
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