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Vols like Kiffin's smack talk

After 16 years of Phillip Fulmer's political correctness, successor Lane Kiffin represented a stark contrast when he started talking smack from the moment he was hired as Tennessee's head football coach.

He challenged South Carolina's Steve Spurrier to reveal his score on the NCAA recruiting exam. He chided Alabama's Nick Saban about losing ace recruiter Lance Thompson to UT. He accused Florida's Urban Meyer of an NCAA recruiting violation. Tennessee's fans, accustomed to Fulmer's low-key demeanor, were stunned by Kiffin's headline-grabbing brashness. Tennessee's players were not. "Nah, I've sat...

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