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Backs to the future

Backs to the future

Neyland Stadium has a north end zone and a south end zone. All Tennessee offensive coordinator Jim Chaney demands is that Vol tailbacks spend most of their time running toward one of them.

The new zone running scheme Chaney is implementing essentially can be reduced to three steps: One, hit the hole. Two, make the cut. Three, get north and south immediately. Rising senior Montario Hardesty did an exceptional job of this during spring practice, which is why he's listed No. 1 on the post-spring depth chart. "Montario has really done a fantastic job of learning what we're wanting out... Recommended Stories

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