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Can O-line carry Vols?

Can O-line carry Vols?

When star quarterback Tony Robinson suffered a season-ending injury midway through 1985, a veteran offensive line carried Tennessee the rest of the way to an SEC title and a 9-1-2 finish.

When the Vols had to rely on freshman QBs Erik Ainge and Brent Schaeffer in 2004, a veteran offensive line made 1,000-yard rushers out of Gerald Riggs and Cedric Houston in guiding UT to a 10-3 record. As the 2009 season approaches, Tennessee again hopes that a shaky situation at quarterback can be overcome by a veteran offensive line. Four seniors and junior Jarrod Shaw are among the five...

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