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Character counts

Former Tennessee football coach Johnny Majors had a great saying: "It's easier to recruit character than it is to build it."

Like everyone else, though, Majors recruited his share of character-risk players. When I asked him about this seeming contradiction roughly two decades ago, he explained that he occasionally would take a chance on a "bad apple" if he felt there were enough good apples on the team to elevate the bad apple's character. Apparently, Dennis Felton didn't have enough good apples. Georgia's head... Recommended Stories

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