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Death by execution

Death by execution

After his Tampa Bay Buccaneers suffered a particularly ugly loss in 1976, the late John McKay delivered one of the great comebacks of all time.

Asked "What do you think about your team's execution?" the head coach deadpanned, "I'm all for it." Tennessee's Phillip Fulmer is in no mood to crack jokes these days but he thinks he can relate to problems with execution. The Vol boss is convinced that is the overwhelming reason his team is 1-2 heading into Saturday's game at No. 15 Auburn. "We haven't had an effort problem," Fulmer said today... Recommended Stories

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