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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...

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