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Wardlow saves the day

Wardlow saves the day

An unlikely hero brought an unlikely end to an unlikely season today in the Outback Bowl at Tampa.

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... Recommended Stories

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